VAN DYNE: 50th wedding anniversary

ENGLEWOOD, OHIO – Jim and Carolyn Van Dyne celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on July 27. They were united in marriage, July 27, 1963, at the First United Methodist Church in Martins Ferry by the Rev. Donald Burge.

Jim, son of the late Robert and Dorothy Van Dyne of Barnesville, is a retired editor in the news department of the Dayton Daily News.

His wife, Carolyn, daughter of Anthony Bernardo of Martins Ferry and the late Sally Bernardo, is a registered nurse and retired from Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton, where she served as a team leader.

They are the parents of one daughter, Carla Lynn Van Dyne of Englewood, and a special grandson, Alex Smith of Dayton.