Malin: 50th wedding anniversary

ADENA – Mr. & Mrs. Ronald Malin of Adena celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, June 15. They were united in marriage on June 15, 1963 at the St. Casimirs Church in Adena with the Edward Kakascik officiating the ceremony.

Ron is the son of the late Arthur and Thelma Malin. He is a retired electrician from Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel at the Mingo Junction plant. He has served as a Smithfield Township Trustee for the past 26 years.

His wife, Nancy, is the daughter of the late Olga and Charles Kokiko, Sr. She is employed at Wilgus and Company in Cadiz. Both are active members of the St. Casmirs Church and the Adena Lions Club.

They are the parents of Brian and his wife, Sharon, of St. Clairsville. They have five grandchildren: Merrik, Maddie, Megan, Macy and Mavrik Malin.

The couple was honored by their family at a surprise anniversary celebration over the Memorial Day weekend.