MEEKER: 50th wedding anniversary

YORKVILLE – Danny and Joyce Meeker celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 22. They were married Aug. 22, 1964 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Tiltonsville, with Father Superfisky officiating.

Meeker is the son of the late Daniel and Mildred Meeker and is retired from Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corporation, Yorkville Plant where he was a production supervisor. He presently serves as a Township Trustee for Warren Township.

His wife, the former Joyce Bayardi, is the daughter of Mary Bayardi and the late Joseph Bayardi and is retired from Buckeye Local School District as an educational aide.

They have four sons, Doug (Sarah), Darin (June) of Columbus; Derek of Los Angeles, Calif.; and Dustin of Baltimore, Md.; four grandchildren, Nate, Noah, Noelle and Elizabeth; one step-grandson, Courtney Johnson, all of Columbus.

They celebrated their anniversary with a family dinner.