Conway: 50th wedding anniversary

ST. CLAIRSVILLE-Kellie and Claudine Conway of St. Clairsville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on April 7. High school sweethearts at Bridgeport High School, they were married on April 7, 1962 at the Methodist Church in Bridgeport with the Rev. Leonard Solt officiating.

Kellie is the son of the late Kellie and Birdie Conway, formerly of Bridgeport. He is the retired president of Bridgeport Auto Parts.

Claudine is the daughter of the late Walter and Elsie Longshaw, formerly of Brookside. Along with her husband, she has been involved in Christian outreach since 1976 and politics.

They are the parents of three children: Michelle of New Jersey, Joshua of St. Clairsville, and the late Bryan. They have seven grandchildren and two cherished pets.

The couple celebrated with a trip to the Fountainbleau Hotel in Miami Beach, Fla.