Stillion: 50th wedding anniversary

ROBERT AND Elizabeth Stillion celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary, March 26. They were united in marriage, March 26, 1961 at the First Christian Church in Shadyside, by the late Rev. Paul Johnson.

Stillion is the son of the late Earl and Fay Stillion of Shadyside and is retired from the Ormet Corporation. His wife, Elizabeth is the daughter of the late Idella Johnson Brannen and William J. Johnson of Bellaire. She is the former secretary of the Shadyside First Christian Church. They have been active in their church, serving in many capacities and enjoy spending time with their grandchildren as well as doing some traveling. They spend their winter months in Florida.

They are the parents of Rob (Tammi) Stillion, Joan (Mark) Duncan, Tim (Michelle) Stillion, Mike (Silvia) Stillion, and the honorary parents of Mike and Christal Olack. Grandchildren are: Christopher, Matthew, Katelynn, Deanna, Nikki, Kiana, Brenden, Kayleigh, Quenton, Ethan and Alex and three great-grandchildren: Wyatt, Audriana and McKaela.

In honor of their celebration the couple enjoyed a cruise to Panama, Costa Rica and Cozumel in February and will be renewing their vows at the Shadyside First Christian Church today, followed by a lunch for family and friends.