45th wedding anniversary

George and Janice Bell of Yorkville celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary on Sept. 1. The couple was united in marriage on Sept. 1, 1973, at St. Lucy’s Church in Yorkville with the late Father Tullio Blasi officiating.

Janice is the daughter of the late Andy and Rose Yandora. A graduate of Yorkville High School, she is a retired insurance agent for Tom Olszowy Insurance and fiscal officer of Pease Township.

George is the son of the late Ben and Rose Bell. He is a graduate of Yorkville High School and Ohio University. He is a retired teacher, coach and principal.

They are the parents of two sons: Scott (Natalie) of Chapel Hill, N.C., and Matthew (Katie) of Denver, Colo. They have three grandsons Eli, Colin and Alex.

They celebrated their anniversary with their family at Seabrook Island.