MATUSIK: 40th wedding anniversary

BOB AND Marie Matusik celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary, July 19. They were united in marriage, July 19, 1972 at St. Casimir’s Catholic Church in Adena.

Matusik is the son of the late John and Frances Matusik. He is retired from Consol Energy. His wife, Marie, is the daughter of the late Lawrence and Irene Battista. She is a homemaker and a full-time babysitter.

They are the parents of a son, Robert Jr., and his wife, Kelly, of Farmington and a daughter, Natalie (Bolock) and her husband, Rich, of Harrisville; four grandchildren, Abigail, Madison, Elizabeth and Steven.

A surprise anniversary dinner was held in their honor where family and friends gathered for their celebration. In addition, the couple will be celebrating their wedding anniversary with an Alaskan cruise in August.