HERKIMER — Douglas and Myrta Sweet, of Herkimer, recently celebrated 65 years of marriage.
Married in November 1948 in Herkimer, they have four children — Alan and Holly Sweet, of Norwich, Diana and Hercules Platts, of Beaver Falls, Pa., Karen Sweet and John Bonnier, of Las Vegas, Nev., and the late Susan and John Kolik, of Ellwood City, Pa. The couple have nine grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
Douglas Sweet worked and retired from Remington Arms in Ilion and Myrta Sweet worked at Martin Reel Co. for over 30 years and retired from there.
The couple have planned a future trip to Pennsylvania to celebrate the holidays with their children.