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Baptista’s celebrate 60 year anniversary with family and friends

January 8, 2019 GMT

Baptistas celebrate 60th anniversary

Ray and Gerry Baptista of Roseburg recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with friends and family at the Roseburg Country Club last month.

The event was co-hosted by their children, Mark and Christy Baptista of Roseburg and Matt and Marilyn Baptista of Tucson. Both Mark and Matt are graduates of Roseburg High School.

Gerry Daly and Ray Baptista were married Dec. 28, 1958 in San Jose, California. They relocated to Roseburg in 1968.

Ray retired from the Roseburg Fire Department while Gerry kept their home.

They love to travel and Ray is a popular Umpqua River Fisherman.


Gerry and Ray have two sons, two daughter-in-laws and four grandchildren.