Schumacher: 65th wedding anniversary

BARNESVILLE – Mr. and Mrs. Martin Schumacher, Sr. of Barnesville, will observe their 65th wedding anniversary on May 18. Martin and the former Dorothy Nau were married in St. Philomena (now St. Stephen’s) Catholic Church in Caldwell, Ohio by the Rev. Fr. Stephen J. Pekalla.

Martin is the son of the late William and Mary Alig Schumacher and is retired from his mine post business. He continues to enjoy gardening and woodworking. Dorothy is the daughter of the late Urban and Frona Nau. She helped prepare meals for the Barnesville Rotary Club for over 30 years.

They are the parents of Ann (Lewis) Miller of Columbus; Ronald (Robin) of Lancaster, S.C.; Norma (Bud) Matko of St. Clairsville; Thomas (deceased); and Martin, Jr. (Terri) of Belmont. They have 12 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.

The couple will celebrate this occasion with their family the weekend of May 21 at their home and would enjoy receiving cards from all their friends and acquaintances.