Married 65 years

Married 65 years

Jim and Jean Lorimer recently celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with family and close friends.

The couple married on Jan. 29, 1949, in Morrisville, Pa. They have resided in Worthington for 56 years.

Mr. Lorimer is serving his 24th two-year term as either mayor or vice-mayor of Worthington.

After retiring as a Nationwide Insurance executive, his avocation became his vocation. He co-founded, and still runs, the Arnold Sports Festival, held annually in Columbus the first weekend of March.

Mrs. Lorimer has been a strong and loyal partner in life, helping to raise their daughter and two sons.

They have four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.