Wharton: 50th wedding anniversary

Robert Lewis and Jean Wharton of Urbana, Ohio, formerly of Jacobsburg, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 23. They were united in marriage on September 23, 1962 at the home of the bride’s parents in Alledonia, Ohio.

Robert Lewis is the son of the late Hilles and June Wharton of Bethesda. He is retired from Navistar after working for the company for over 31 years.

His wife, Jean, is the daughter of the late James and Marie Perkins of Beallsville.

They are the parents of two daughters, Theresa (Bill) Edmondson of Jacobsburg and Kasi (David) Deppen of Urbana, Ohio. They have three grandchildren Heidi Edmondson of Jacobsburg, Hailey Deppen and Zachary Deppen of Urbana.

They celebrated with their family on Sept. 22 with a dinner at Cafe Paradiso in Urbana.