Raymond and Helen Saunders of Flag Pond will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Aug. 23, 2010. A special celebration honoring the couple will be held Saturday, July 17, from 12:30-4 p.m. at Jennie Moore Memorial Presbyterian Church, 284 Jennie Moore Road, Flag Pond. The Saunders were married Aug. 23, 1950. Mr. Saunders is a retired Presbyterian minister, and Mrs. Saunders is the former Helen Gentry. They are the parents of Joyce (Mike) Wymer of Rock City, Ill., Judi Ann (Pete) Deszcz of Plainfield, Ill., and Bonnie Rae (Brian) Letton of Pecatonica, Ill. They have several grandchildren: Jason Rupnow, Tim (Katie) Rupnow, Sarah Rupnow, Ted (Kara) Rupnow, Todd Rupnow, Angie (Justin) Wech, Linsey Wymer, Tim Wymer; Ed Deszcz, André Deszcz; Wai-Yee Letton and Grace Letton. And their foster grandchildren are Jason, Tiffany and Brett. They also have two great-grandchildren, Rachel and Ashley Rupnow. The Saunders request no gifts.