Anniversaries

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, ...

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Falasca

TORONTO — Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Falasca of Toronto celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Nov. 4 with a dinner given by their children and family at the Cheesecake Factory in Pittsburgh. Falasca and the former Regina Thompson were married on Nov. 1, 1957. He is the son of the late ...

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Burtnett

MINGO JUNCTION — Robert and Diana Burtnett of Mingo Junction will celebrate their 45th anniversary on Saturday. The couple were united in marriage on Dec. 16, 1972, at Rix Mills Church. The late Franklin Love officiated the ceremony. He is the son of the late James Franklin and Florence ...

Mr. and Mrs. Fred Fadeley

MINGO JUNCTION — Mr. and Mrs. Fred Fadeley of Mingo Junction celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a dinner and reception held Sept. 30 at Scaffidi’s Restaurant and Tavern in Steubenville. The 5:30 p.m. party was attended by friends and family. Fadeley and the former Marsha Price ...

Mr. and Mrs. James W. Bateman

CADIZ — Mr. and Mrs. James W. Bateman of Cadiz celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary with a family dinner and open house held Oct. 28. Bateman and the former Norma K. Lockhart were married on Oct. 25, 1947, by the Rev. Middleton at his home in Georges Run, Ohio. Bateman worked for ...

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Polshaw

WINTERSVILLE — Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Polshaw of Wintersville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday with family at Oglebay Resort. Polshaw and the former Charlene Schultz were married Nov. 4, 1967, by Monsignor Malara at Holy Family Church. He is the son of the late Joseph ...

Mr. and Mrs. Patrick Riley

STEUBENVILLE — Mr. and Mrs. Patrick Riley of Steubenville have celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. Riley and the former Lois DiAngelo were married on Aug. 19, 1967, at the former St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Steubenville by the Rev. Edmundo Stabene. He is son of the late ...

Mr. and Mrs. George Sampson

TORONTO — Mr. and Mrs. George Sampson of Toronto celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday with a family dinner. Sampson and the former Sharon Hyndman were married on Oct. 7, 1967, at the Church of the Cross in East Springfield by the Rev. Glassner. He is the son of the late Bill ...

Mr. and Mrs. Darald Channing

WEIRTON — Mr. and Mrs. Darald Channing of Weirton celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary at a surprise dinner party held at Victorian Hall in Weirton. The party was given by their two daughters, Brenda Reed of Brilliant and Sherry Pierce of Weirton, along with their four ...

Mr. and Mrs. Bob Gilbert

WEIRTON — Mr. and Mrs. Bob Gilbert celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Aug. 17. Gilbert and the former Connie Nicholson were married Aug. 17, 1957, in Clarksburg, WV. They are previous owners of Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens in Weirton. Gilbert is a retired mill cop from Weirton ...

Mr. and Mrs. William Wallace

WEIRTON — Mr. and Mrs. William Wallace of Weirton recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. Wallace and the former Judith Kemp were married on Aug. 20, 1957, at Trinity Lutheran Church where they remain active members. He is retired from the Tin Mill Department of Weirton ...

Mr. and Mrs. James Kukor

WINTERSVLLE — Mr. and Mrs. James Kukor of Wintersville are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary today. Kukor and the former Rhonda Watson were married Sept. 17, 1977, at Point Pleasant United Methodist Church by the Rev. Charles Andrews. She is the daughter of the late Harry and ...

Mr. and Mrs. Michael Herrick

MINGO JUNCTION — Mr. and Mrs. Michael P. Herrick of Mingo Junction celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 5 with family at St. Agnes Church where the Rev. James Dunfee offered a special blessing on the couple during Mass. Herrick and the former Alberta Lugano were married Aug. 5, ...

Mr. and Mrs. Delbert Lash

BLOOMINGDALE — Pastor Delbert and Kay Lash are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married Aug. 30, 1957, at Finley United Methodist Church by the Rev. J. Lloyd McQueen. He is the son of the late George and Ruth Lash and is retired from the Jefferson County Burial Vaults ...

Mr. and Mrs. Ray Dalfonso

WINTERSVILLE — Ray and Jean Dalfonso of Wintersville will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Saturday. They were married on Sept. 9, 1952, at St. Anthony’s Church in Steubenville with the late Monsignor Paul Ritcher officiating. He is the son of the late Anthony and Mary ...

Mr. and Mrs. James Byers

WEIRTON — Mr. and Mrs. James Byers of Weirton will be celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary on Friday. Byers and the former Dorothy Banda were united in marriage on Sept. 1, 1957, at Holy Resurrection Serbian Orthodox Church by the Rev. Paul Zelich. He is the son of the late R.A. ...

Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Bowman

WEIRTON — Former Sen. and Mrs. Edwin Bowman of Weirton celebrated their golden wedding anniversary by renewing their vows in front of family and friends on Aug. 15 at the Williams Golf and Country Club in Weirton Bowman and the former Kathy Mrvos were married by Justice of the Peace Samuel ...

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Wise

STEUBENVILLE — Mr. and Mrs. Robert “Bobby” Wise of Steubenville celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on Saturday. Wise and the former Mary Alice Bottegal were married on Aug. 26, 1977, at Holy Rosary Catholic Church where they are still members. Wise, son of the late Clyde and ...

Mr. and Mrs. Peter Vojvodich

STEUBENVILLE — Mr. and Mrs. Peter Vojvodich of Steubenvlle recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary at Niagara Falls, N.Y., followed by a celebratory vacation at Myrtle Beach, S.C., with their children and grandchildren. Vojvodich and the former Diane Joyce Dailey were untied in ...

Mr. and Mrs. Larry Starr

STRATTON — Mr. and Mrs. Larry “Lynn” Starr of Stratton will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Monday. Starr and the former Joyce Sheets were married on Aug. 14, 1957, in Maryland. He is the son of the late Frank and Gale Starr and retired from Middletown Paperboard. She is ...