James and Claudette Colonis of Uncasville, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with their family on Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012, at the Ocean House in Westerly. The couple is planning a trip to Disney World with their children and their grandson, James. This will be their fourth trip to Disney World in as many years. "Each time we visit with our grandson, we feel like kids again."
Mr. Colonis retired after working for 46 years at Electric Boat in Groton.
He married the former Claudette Patenaude of New London on Aug. 21, 1952.