Pollack: 50th wedding anniversary

John and Barbara Pollack of Richmond Hill, Ga., celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, Aug. 3. They were united in marriage Aug. 3, 1963, at First Methodist Church, Martins Ferry with the Rev. Donald Burge officiating.

Pollack is the son of the late John and Mary Pollack of Wheeling. He is an Army veteran and retired.

His wife, Barbara Ann Martin Pollack, is the daughter of the late Joseph and Clara Martin of Martins Ferry.

They are the parents of three children, Andrea Reed and her husband, Rich, of Richmond Hill, Ga.; Leslie Wysong and her husband, Patrick, of Baltimore, Md.; and John Pollack and his wife, Elaine, of Baltimore, Md. They have eight grandchildren.

Several family members visited the week leading up to the anniversary, with sightseeing trips and dinners all over the Coastal Empire. The week was topped off with a dinner at Ruth’s Chris Steak House in Savannah, Ga. on Aug. 3.