Kahl: 50th wedding anniversary

BELLAIRE – Bill and Karen Kahl of Bellaire are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary today, Nov. 9. The couple were united in marriage on Nov. 9, 1963.

Kahl is the son of the late Bill and Pauline Kahl. He is retired from the Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Yorkville Mill.

His wife, Karen, is the daughter of the late George and Genevieve Snider. She is a homemaker and volunteers at St. John Central Cafeteria and The Coat Closet.

The couple have four children: Bill and his wife, Misty, of Bellaire; Mike of Shadyside; Susan Laughman and her husband, Bill, of Clay Center, Kansas; and Erin and her husband, Bill McMahon, of Bellaire. They have seven grandchildren: Devon, Jerry, Brian, Brett and Josh Kahl; Derek Laughman; and Matt McMahon.

They will celebrate with a family dinner.