JEWETT - John and Linda Vargo celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on April 17.
Vargo and the former Linda Schrickel were united in marriage on April 17, 1962, at the Jewett United Methodist Church by the Rev. Frank McMillen.
Vargo retired after 35 years service in the coal mining industry. She worked at the former Wood's Food Center in Jewett for 20 years. They are members of Bethel United Methodist Church in Jewet
They have two daughters: Melanie Nicholson of North Canton and Stephanie Pappa of Fishers, Ind. Six grandsons complete the family.
The couple will celebrate with their family this June in Hilton Head.