WRIGHT: 40th wedding anniversary

BELLAIRE – Ray and Joanne Wright recently celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on Oct. 6. They were united in marriage at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Shadyside with the late Rev. Peter V. Sartori officiating.

Wright is the son of the late Warren and Hilda Wright of Pipe Creek. He is retired from Consol’s Quarto #4 mine and currently employed by Belmont County Department of Jobs and Family Services.

His wife, Joanne, is the daughter of the late Joseph and Margaret Budrevich of Shadyside. She is employed by Riesbeck’s Pharmacy in Shadyside.

They are the parents of three children: Dr. Raymond (Melissa) Wright Jr. of Lexington, Kentucky; Michael (Vanessa) Wright of Shadyside and Melissa (Terry Dale) Duvall of Shadyside; grandchildren are Brianna Marie, Emily Lauren and Teri Isabella Duvall of Shadyside; Charlotte Dayne Wright of Lexington, Ky., Michael Funkhouser of Shadyside and Matthew and Melissa Joyce of Shadyside.