Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Veltri Sr.

WEIRTON — Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Veltri Sr. of Weirton celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a dinner and reception held recently at Gio’s Restaurant, which was attended by family and friends.

Veltri and the former Frances “Cookie” Maslowski were united in marriage on July 27, 1957, at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Weirton by the late Rev. Peter Tiegue.

He is the son of the late John and Theresa Veltri, and she is the daughter of the late Agnes Repella and Stanley Maslowski Sr.

Veltri retired from Weirton Steel in March 1993 with 40 years of service.

She worked at the old Weirton Hospital and retired from the city of Weirton with 16 years of service in April 1997.

They have three sons: Joseph Jr. of New Cumberland, Michael of Weirton and John of Pickerington, Ohio. They have five grandchildren.