Mario and Luisa Caponi of Cuyahoga Falls recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary.

Mario Caponi and Luisa Perla Severini were married Sept. 26, 1956, at St. Rocco Church in Pretare, Italy. After a short honeymoon in Italy, Mario brought his bride back to Akron. Mario founded Rocco's Pizza in Akron in 1953. He moved the business to Cuyahoga Falls in 1962, where it remains today as a landmark business in the city. Mario and Luisa have three children, Rocco, Mario and Rita, six grandchildren and one great-granddaughter. They celebrated the 60th anniversary with a family dinner.