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2018-02-21 / Lifestyles

Couple celebrate 60th anniversary


Mr. and Mrs. Louis Diakos Mr. and Mrs. Louis Diakos Deanna and Louis Diakos of Eggertsville celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with an artoclasia prayer service at Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church in Buffalo and a family dinner at the location where they became engaged.

Louis Diakos married the former Deanna Doerr on Jan. 26, 1958, at Annunciation Church.

A retired painter, Louis served as a radarman in the Navy and is a past commander of Veterans of Foreign Wars and American Legion posts. Deanna is the owner and operator of Friend Ship Travel. She also is a certified master cruise counsellor.

He enjoys collecting photographs of the military, ships, trains, local events and landmarks. She enjoys cooking, and they both enjoy traveling.

They have two children.

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