Anniversaries

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 ...

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Reed

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. - Robert and Lois Reed, formerly of Weirton, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary at a small luncheon hosted by their children at the North End Church of Christ in Parkersburg, W.Va.They were married on June 7, 1964, at the Church of Christ in Dalzell, Ohio.The son of ...

Mr. and Mrs. James R. Parks

STEUBENVILLE - Jim and Mary Warnock Parks of Steubenville celebrated their 68th wedding anniversary on May 18.They were married May 18, 1946, by Monsignor E. Gilbert in the rectory of Holy Name Cathedral.They are the parents of the late Robert K. and Sandra Benos of Canal Winchester, Ohio. ...

Mr. and Mrs. Don Shaw

CADIZ - Don and Betty Jo Shaw celebrated their 50th anniversary on May 23 with a family dinner.Shaw and the former Betty Jo Cope were married May 23, 1964, at Minksville Church of Christ in Cadiz by Brother Leslie Grant.He is the son of the late Robert and Helen Shaw (Dressel) and stepson of ...

Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Elliott

WELLSBURG - Bruce and Doris Elliott of Wellsburg celebrated their 66th anniversary on Wednesday.They were united in marriage on May 7, 1948, in Belpre, Ohio, by the Rev. Mulligan.He is retired from the former Weirton Steel Corp. after 32 years in the blacksmith shop. He is a member of the ...

Mr. and Mrs. Jim Arthurs

WELLSBURG - Jim and Donna Arthurs of Wellsburg recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary.Arthurs and the former Donna Horne were married on April 24, 1954, at the Wellsburg Methodist Church by the the bride's uncle, the late Rev. George Rutherford.The son of the late Paul and Margaret ...

Mr. and Mrs. Tom Feeney

STEUBENVILLE - Tom and Carole Feeney of Steubenville will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary. They were united in marriage on May 9, 1964, at Holy Rosary Catholic Church.He is retired from Weirton Steel. He is the son of the late Francis and Clara Feeney.She is the daughter of the late ...

Mr. and Mrs. Louis Moffo

TILTONSVILLE - Louis R. and Dixie Lee Moffo of Tiltonsville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on April 25 with a family dinner.They were married on April 25, 1964, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Tiltonsville with the late Rev. Connie Superfisky officiating.The couple will renew ...

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Buchanan

WEIRTON - Mr. and Mrs. Robert H. Buchanan of Weirton celebrated their 60th anniversary at a family dinner held March 28.Buchanan and the former Juanita Burnside were united in marriage on April 3, 1954, at the First Christian Church in Wellsburg by the Rev. Walter Bingham.The son of the late ...

Mr. and Mrs. Ellsworth Graham

TORONTO - Ellsworth and Carol Graham were married 65 years on Feb. 19.The couple were surprised with a family dinner party at Zalenski's given by their children.They were married on Feb. 19, 1949, at the First United Methodist Church in Toronto, where they still worship today.He retired from ...

Mr. and Mrs. Harry Vasich

MINGO JUNCTION - Mr. and Mrs. Harry Vasich celebrated their 50th anniversary with a dinner at Mallorca in the southside of Pittsburgh and a trip to Niagara Falls.Vasich and the former Joan Lockhart were married on Feb. 8, 1964, at St. Andrew's Orthodox Church in Mingo Junction.He retired from ...

Mr. and Mrs. Jim Pavlic

WELLSBURG - Jim and Sharon Pavlic of Wellsburg celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Feb. 1 and renewed their wedding vows.They were married on Feb. 1, 1964, at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, with the Rev. Patrick Conlon officiating.She is the daughter of the late Jack and Anne ...

Mr. and Mrs. Keith Pool

WINTERSVILLE - Keith and Sharon Pool celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary with a trip to Punta Cana with family and friends.They were united in marriage on Feb. 14, 1989, at Two Ridges United Presbyterian Church.He is the son of Gene Pool and the late Davine Pool. He is a ...

Mr. and Mrs. Tom Poole

WEIRTON - Tom and Mary Ann Poole of Weirton celebrated their 50th anniversary on Saturday.They were married on Feb. 8, 1964, at St. Paul Roman Catholic Church by the Rev. Peter Tiegue.He is the son of late Ferris Sr. and Helen Poole and is retired from Koppers Chemical Plant in Follansbee.She ...

Mr. and Mrs. David B. Cross

WELLSBURG - Theresa and David B. Cross will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday. They were united in marriage on Feb. 8, 1964, at St. John's Catholic Church in Wellsburg.She is the daughter of the late Anthony and Elinore Canistraro Filberto. She is the office manager at Cross ...

Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Torini

FOLLANSBEE - Alfredo and Caterina DiCarlantonio Torini celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on July 25 in Gulfport, Miss., at the home of their grandson.They were united in marriage on July 25, 1963, in Lucianno, Italy, Provinca Rocca Santa Maria.Torini is the son of the late Francesco and ...

Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Costello

RAYLAND - Eugene and Donna Costello of Rayland celebrated their 50th anniversary on Saturday.They were married on Jan. 18, 1964, at the Plum Run Church of Christ.He is retired from Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corp.They are the parents of two sons, Euguene and Brian, both of Rayland. There are two ...

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Delong

NEW CUMBERLAND - Robert "Bob" and Teresa "Terry" Delong of New Cumberland celebrated their 50th anniversary with a family dinner party held Nov. 29.The couple were married on Oct. 28, 1963.He is the son of the late Robert Delong and Vera Chambers and is employed by Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack ...

Mr. and Mrs Willis Evans

SANDUSKY - Willis "Whitey" and Charlottie "Peaches" Evans of Sandusky celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 1 with a family dinner at Rockwell Springs Trout Club, Clyde, Ohio.They were united in marriage on Dec. 6, 1963, at the Richmond United Methodist Church.He is the son of the ...

Mr. and Mrs. John Birney

JEWETT - John and Audrey Bolitho Birney were united in marriage on Dec. 11, 1963, at the Ridge Presbyterian Church in Jewett by the Rev. George Jenkins.A lifelong farmer, he also has been employed by the Scio Pottery, Austin Powder Co., C.H. Birney Farms and ArbaVue Farms.She is a ...