Anniversaries

MR. & MRS. DONALD MAJOR

Laura and Donald Major will celebrate their 35th wedding anniversary on Oct. 8. They were married on Oct. 8, 1983, in the Bellaire Presbyterian Church. They will celebrate by taking a vacation in Pigeon Forge, Tenn.

MR. & MRS. TOM SCHELL

50th wedding anniversary Tom and Linda Schell of Venice, Florida, and formerly of St. Clairsville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 21 with some friends. The Schells are scheduled for a cruise to Cuba in November as part of their celebration. They were married at St. ...

MR. & MRS. ROGER BROWN

The children of Roger and Vickie (Dye) Brown of Shadyside happily announce their parents’ 50th wedding anniversary. Roger and Vickie were married Sept. 24, 1968, in Charlotte, N.C., with preacher Jerry Parker officiating. They have been blessed with six children, David (Tori) Brown, Heather ...

MR. & MRS. HENRY NEWHART

Judy and Henry Newhart of Martins Ferry celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary on Friday. They were united in marriage Sept. 14, 1963, at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Martins Ferry, with the Rev. Eldon W. Barell officiating. Judy Newhart is the daughter of the late Betty and Frank ...

45th wedding anniversary

George and Janice Bell of Yorkville celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary on Sept. 1. The couple was united in marriage on Sept. 1, 1973, at St. Lucy’s Church in Yorkville with the late Father Tullio Blasi officiating. Janice is the daughter of the late Andy and Rose Yandora. A graduate ...

MR. & MRS. CHARLES McGARY 60th wedding anniversary

Charles and Margaret McGary will celebrate their 60th anniversary on Aug. 30. They were united in marriage Aug. 30, 1958, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in St. Clairsville with the Rev. Gregory Palma officiating. McGary is the son of the late Andy and Mamie McGary. He is retired from ...

65th wedding anniversary

MR. & MRS. CHUCK MARLING 65th wedding anniversary Chuck and Shirley Marling celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on Aug. 15. Chuck is the son of the late Lillian and Leroy Marling. He is retired from the Martins Ferry Plant of Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel. Shirley is the daughter ...

40th wedding anniversary

MR. & MRS. RICK VAVROCK 40th wedding anniversary Rick and Janet Vavrock are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary today. The couple was married Aug. 19, 1978, at St. Mary’s Church in Martins Ferry. They are the parents of three children: R.J. and his wife Danielle of Bridgeport; ...

MR. & MRS. RAY ALLEN BENESH 50th wedding anniversary

MR. & MRS. RAY ALLEN BENESH 50th wedding anniversary Mr. and Mrs. Ray Allen Benesh Sr. of Bellaire celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on July 6. They were married July 6, 1968, at Thoburn Methodist Church in St. Clairsville. Mr. Benesh is the son of the late John Sr. and ...

MR. & MRS. James Ross 64th wedding anniversary

MR. & MRS. james ross 64th wedding anniversary Mr. and Mrs. James Ross will be celebrating their 64th wedding anniversary on July 3. They were married July 3, 1954, in the Methodist Church parsonage in Toronto by the late Rev. A.E. Halbert. Ross’ wife is the former Phyllis Stone, ...

MR. & MRS. Ron Lucas 50th wedding anniversary

MR. & MRS. ron lucas 50th wedding anniversary Ron and Jo Lucas are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were united in marriage on June 22, 1968, by Monsignor Robert H. Punke at St. Joseph’s Church in Tiltonsville. Ron, son of the late Clyde and Doris Lucas of ...

MR. & MRS. Terry Duvall 40th wedding anniversary

MR. & MRS. terry duvall 40th wedding anniversary Terry and Melva Duvall of Shadyside are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary today, July 1. They were united in marriage on July 1, 1978, at Lincoln Avenue United Methodist Church in Shadyside by Pastor Rodney Buchanan. Melva ...

MR. & MRS. Rodney Hubbs 50th wedding anniversary

MR. & MRS. rodney hubbs 50th wedding anniversary Rodney and Linda Hubbs of Moundsville are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were joined in marriage on June 22, 1968, at the First Methodist Church of Bellaire. The late Rev. J. Milton Murphy officiated the double ring ...

MR. & MRS. William Schreyer 60th wedding anniversary

MR. & MRS. william schreyer 60th wedding anniversary William J. and Corrine Schreyer of Wheeling celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on June 21. They were united in marriage on June 21, 1958, at St. John’s Catholic Church, Bellaire, by the Rev. Joseph P. Malara. Corrine ...

MR. & MRS. Charles Westfall 50th wedding anniversary

MR. & MRS. charles westfall 50th wedding anniversary Charles and Donna Westfall will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on June 29. They were married June 29, 1968, at St. Vincent de Paul Church, Wheeling. Westfall is the son of Fred and June Westfall and Dorothy Westfall. ...

Mr. & Mrs. David McConn 25th wedding anniversary

MR. & MRS. DAVID McCONN 25th wedding anniversary David W. McConn Sr. and Amy (Campbell) McConn will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary on June 19. David is employed by Ohio County Coal Co. and Amy is a recruiter for Belmont College. The couple has three children, Victoria Lyn ...

Mr. & Mrs. Bruce Conaway 30th wedding anniversary

MR. & MRS. BRUCE CONAWAY 30th wedding anniversary Bruce and Melissa Conaway of Jacobsburg celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary on June 11. They were united in marriage on June 11, 1988, in Valley Grove. Bruce is the son of Edwin and Betty Conaway of Elm Grove. Melissa is the ...

Mr. & Mrs. John Lyle 40th wedding anniversary

MR. & MRS. JOHN LYLE 40th wedding anniversary Mr. and Mrs. John Lyle are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary. They were married on June 10, 1978, at the Methodist Church in Bridgeport. They have two sons, John R. Lyle II of Dillonvale and Jason B. Lyle of Wheeling, and a ...

Mr. & Mrs. Carl Foster 60th wedding anniversary

MR. & MRS. CARL FOSTER 60th wedding anniversary Carl and Marjorie (Jenewein) Foster celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on June 15. They were united in marriage on June 15, 1958. The couple has three children and one daughter-in-law: Stephen Foster of Bethesda, Timothy ...

MR. & MRS. JOHN WHITACRE 40th wedding anniversary

MR. & MRS. JOHN WHITACRE 40th wedding anniversary John and Kathy Whitacre of Belmont celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on April 8. They were united in marriage April 8, 1978, at the First United Methodist church in Bridgeport. John is the son of the late Freddie and Jenny ...