Mr. and Mrs. William Balliet celebrated their 51st wedding anniversary on Sept. 22, 2013. The couple was married on Sept. 22, 1962.
William Balliet is the son of the late Freeman and Emma Balliet, Dorrance.
Dorothy Balliet is the daughter of the late William Smith, Nanticoke, and Barbara Smith, Wapwallopen.
They are the parents of five children, Brenda Bolton, Mountain Top; William Balliet Jr., North Carolina; Beth Arnold, Drifton; the late Jerry Balliet; and Kenneth Balliet, Florida.
The also have 13 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.