ESCANABA - Clem and Beverly Sharkey of Escanaba will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Sept. 19.
Clem Sharkey and the former Beverly Henriksen, both of Escanaba, were married just after Clem's discharge from the Navy in 1946.
During their marriage, Clem worked for more than 20 years as a supervisor in the construction field and was later self-employed in the roofing business.
Clem and Beverly Sharkey
After raising her children, Beverly worked for many years at OSF St. Francis Hospital until her retirement in 1992.
Together, Clem and Beverly have five children: Sandra (Richard) Ramstack of Milwaukee; Steve Sharkey of Escanaba; Linda (Tom) Gilgenbach of Mukwonago, Wis.; Donna (Gary) Nash of Escanaba; and Diana (Doug) Anderson of Marquette.