60th: Jack and Lanna Hammond

The Juliaetta couple celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Friday.

They were married July 12, 1959, at the home of his parents in Challis, Idaho.

Jack had graduated as valedictorian from Challis High School in 1958, and later graduated from the University of Idaho in Moscow with a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering in 1968 and a master’s degree in 1975. Lanna graduated from Kamiah High School in 1959 and attended the UI.

The couple spent their honeymoon on Flypeak Lookout in the Challis National Forest. They have operated Hammond Engineering & Development Co., Inc., since 1983.

They were blessed with two sons, Duke and Dirk, and one daughter, Danette. They also have nine grandchildren.

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