Mr. and Mrs. Les McGowan

WELLSBURG – Les and Kathy McGowan of Wellsburg celebrated their 25th anniversary on June 9 with family and friends at a dinner dance held at the Serbian American Cultural Center in Weirton.

The couple were united in marriage on June 9, 1989, at the First Christian Church, Steubenville, with the Rev. James L. Harris officiating.

He is the son of the late John P. McGowan and Cora Elsie Wolfe McGowan. He is retired as a mechanic from Weir-Cove Moving and Storage.

She is the daughter of the late Herbert R. Bayless and Ann A. Uhor Bayless. She is employed as the bookkeeper at the Brooke County Clerk’s Office.

They have one daughter, Whitney Doty of Longmont, Colo., and two granddaughters.