Szymanski: 60th wedding anniversary

Pete and Dolores Szymanski of Mineral Avenue in Weirton celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Thursday, Feb. 7. The couple was united in marriage Feb. 7, 1953, at Sacred Heart of Mary Church in Weirton. The Rev. Emil Dobosz officiated the ceremony.

Peter Adam Szymanski is the son of the late Pete and Isabella Szymanski of Yorkville. He retired from Weirton Steel after 43 years of service.

Dolores Miriam Szymanski is the daughter of the late Henry and Helen Fijewski of Weirton. She worked as a kindergarten aide at Broadview Elementary School.

They are the parents of Donna (Jeff) Turner of St. Clairsville, Maria Bachman of Valencia, Pa., and David (Janine) Szymanski of Gibsonia, Pa. They have two granddaughters, Nicole Wigen and Taylor Szymanski, and a great-granddaughter, Emily Louise Wigen.

A luncheon celebration with family and friends hosted by their children was held at the Serbian-American Cultural Center in Weirton to mark the occasion.