MINGO JUNCTION - Art and Ruth Knicely of Mingo Junction will celebrate their 63rd wedding anniversary on Feb. 28.
The couple were married on Feb. 28, 1950, at Calvary Methodist Church, with the Rev. Williams officiating.
He is the son of the late Stanley and Georgia Knicely. He retired from Howard Bowers with 30 years of service.
She is the daughter of the late Floyd and Clara Merryman.
She is a retired mail carrier with eight years of service.
They are members of Bell Chapel United Methodist Church.
They have five children: Karen DellaPenna of Mingo Junction; Judy Lyons of Steubenville; Joellen Whanger of Wintersville; David of Mingo Junction; and Robin Laughery of Wintersville.
There are nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
A family dinner is planned at a local restaurant.