DaRe: 71st wedding anniversary

Joseph Paul and Julia DaRe will celebrate their 71st wedding anniversary May 23. They were united in marriage May 23, 1942 at St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, Barton, by the late Rev. Stephen Skasko.

Joe DaRe is the son of the late John and Regina DaRe. He is retired from Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corp.

Julia DaRe is the daughter of the late Paul and Julia Romanyak. She is retired from the former L.S. Good Co.

They are the parents of three children. Their family includes Joseph Brian and his wife, Cathy, of Rayland; Paul of St. Clairsville; and Julia Schafer and her husband, Mike, also of St. Clairsville. They have three grandchildren, Carrie McCumber and her husband, Josh, in Florida; Chrissy DaRe of California; and Justin DaRe of California.

They have two great-grandchildren, Elleson and Matheson McCumber of Florida.