Mr. and Mrs. Glenn C. Wells

STEUBENVILLE — Mr. and Mrs. Glenn C. Wells of Steubenville celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary with their family and friends at a dinner held Saturday at the Steubenville Country Club.

Wells and the former Marcella Peterson were united in marriage by the Rev. Dooley on Jan. 7, 1948, at St. Agnes Church in Mingo Junction.

Wells was a contractor and the owner of Wells Construction and West End Excavating for many years, and Mrs. Wells assisted with the family business.

The couple raised six children: Richard Wells and Roger Wells, both of Steubenville; Karen Albrink of Tampa, Fla.; Janet Thompson of Chesapeake, Va.; Patricia North of Hilton Head, S.C.; and John Wells of Chicago. In addition, they have 13 grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.