DaRe: 69th wedding anniversary

ST. CLAIRSVILLE – Joseph Paul and Julia DaRe celebrated their 69th wedding anniversary on May 23. They were united in marriage May 23, 1942 at St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, Barton, by the late Rev. Stephen Stasko.

Julia is the daughter of the late Paul and Julia Romanyak. She is retired from the former L.S. Good Co.

Joe is the son of the late John and Regina DaRe. He is retired from Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corp.

They are the parents of three children. Their family includes Joseph Brian and his wife Cathy of Rayland, Paul of St. Clairsville, and Julia Schafer and her husband Mike of St. Clairsville.

They have three grandchildren, Carrie McCumber and her husband Josh of Fort Myers, Florida, Justin DaRe and Chrissy DaRe, both of Los Angeles, California. They also have two great-grandchildren, Elleson and Mattheson McCumber.