SAWKO: 40th wedding anniversary

ADENA – Frank and Joyce Sawko of Adena are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary today, Nov. 11. They were united in marriage on Nov. 11, 1972 at St. Casimir’s Church in Adena by Father Kakascik.

Sawko is the son of Erma Sawko of Adena and the late Harry Sawko. He is retired from Consol Energy Mine.

His wife, Joyce, is the daughter of the late Frank and Virg Dosen. She is also retired, more recently from the Harrison County Rural Transit. She also worked many years for ResCare, formerly the Cadiz Group Home.

They are the parents of two children, Chad (Shannon) Sawko of Adena and Corisa (Drew) Case of Adena. They have four grandchildren, Camryn and Kenna Case and Leven and Frankie Sawko.

The couple was given a surprise party by their children on Saturday, Nov. 10 at the Adena American Legion. Many family and friends attended to celebrate with them.