Aileen and Bob Benson celebrated their 66th wedding anniversary last week on St. George Island with family and friends.

The Bensons, who live year-round in Lanark Village, were married on Aug. 23, 1947 in the rectory of St. Alice Catholic Church in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania.

The couple has two sons, Robert and Daniel Benson, and three daughters, Connie Chase, Louise Benson and Patty Wright; six grandchildren; and one great-grandson.