MILLIGAN: 50th wedding anniversary

ST. CLAIRSVILLE – Gary and Mary Milligan of St. Clairsville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 15. They were united in marriage at the Brookside Church of God on Dec. 15, 1962, with the Rev. E.M. Berry officiating.

Milligan is the son of Alice and Paul Milligan and is retired from I.B.E.W. of Wheeling. His wife, Mary, is the daughter of Jacob and Josephine Klancnik of Bridgeport.

They are the parents of two children, Cheryl (Bob) Gabel of St. Clairsville and Paul (Stephanie) Milligan of Maryland; three grandchildren, Shannon, D.J. and Ben.

A celebration was held in their honor with family and friends attending at the Golden Chopsticks and Oglebay Festival of Lights. They also went on a cruise to Hawaii in September.