Bahr: 50th wedding anniversary

ST. CLAIRSVILLE – Clark and Patricia Bahr, Jr., celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Feb. 11. They were united in marriage on Feb. 11, 1961 at St. Mary Church, Shadyside, by Father Peter Sartori.

Bahr worked for 21 years as a printer for the Wheeling Intelligencer and retired from his own contracting business in 1993. They were in the real estate rental business for 37 years. They met on the dance floor and for 51 years have been dancing ballroom and square dancing with the Ohio Valley Promenaders.

They are the parents of two children: Carla and her husband, Dennis, reside in North Ridgeville, Ohio with daughters, Rachel and Allison; Edward and his wife, Margaret, live in Delaware, with their daughter, Gracie.

In honor of their celebration, a family dinner will be held at the couple’s home in St. Clairsville.