Timothy and Michele Gossett of Marietta celebrated their 25th anniversary with family and friends.

They were married Jan. 30, 1988, at the Marietta Bible Center by Cam Hayes.

She is the daughter of Evelyn Wilson of Marietta and David and Lil Wilson of Columbus. She is employed by Marietta Memorial Hospital.

He is the son of Bernard and Janet Gossett of Marietta. He is employed by the State of Ohio

They have two children, Casey and Danielle Gossett.

The couple was surprised by a party thrown by their children.

They are also planning a trip to Walt Disney World.