Benesh: 45th wedding anniversary

BELLAIRE – Ray A. Benesh and Peggy Jo Benesh are celebrating their 45th wedding anniversary today, July 6. They were united in marriage at the Thoburn Methodist Church in St. Clairsville.

Benesh, son of the late John and Etta L. Benesh, is a retired minister, tool and die maker/machinist, all three professions of 32 years. His wife, Peggy, is the daughter of Margaret M. Bommer, who resides at the Shadyside Care Center, and the late Joseph M. Bommer. Peggy is retired from OVMC as a medical transcriptionist.

They are the parents of one son, the Rev. Ray Jr., and his wife, Debbie, from Indiana, and three grandchildren, Rachel Grace, Sara Jane and Joseph Bradshaw living in Yuba City, Calif.