Anniversaries

70th wedding anniversary

Hunter Biddle and Betty Ann Brown of St. Clairsville are celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary today, July 3.The Browns were united in marriage July 3, 1946, at the First Presbyterian Church, St. Clairsville.Betty is the daughter of the late Howard and Bertha Fritter Howell of Flushing. ...

50th wedding anniversary

Freddy and Barbara Wright of Bethesda are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. A surprise party was held July 2 in their honor at Bethesda Park with family and friends. They were united in marriage on July 9, 1966, by the Rev. Gallagher in Barnesville. Fred and Sandy Wees were their best ...

60th wedding anniversary

James G. and Mary Lou Hoblick of Flushing celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on June 30. They were united in marriage at St. Paul Church in Flushing by Father Charles Sargus. Edward and Mary F. Bethel were their attendants.James retired from Consol Coal Co. and Division of Mines.They are ...

65th wedding anniversary

Randall and Anita (Gallagher) Lucas of Barnesville celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on June 9. They were married on June 9, 1951, on Bond Avenue, Barnesville, by the Rev. Stautner.They have six children, 16 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. They ...

50th wedding anniversary

Tom and Myra Thornton will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary today, June 26. They were married June 26, 1966, at Rock Hill Presbyterian Church in Bellaire.Tom, son of the late Chris and Irene Thornton, served in the U.S. Navy. He retired from AT&T. Myra, daughter of the late ...

Mr. & Mrs. Bob Kovack

Bob and Janice Kovack of Shadyside celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 18. They were united in marriage on June 18, 1966, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Shadyside with the Rev. Peter V. Sartori officiating.Bob is retired from the Navistar Corp. and the Martins Ferry Public ...

Mr. & Mrs. Richard Vannelle

Richard and Margaret Vannelle of Bellaire celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary on June 17. They were united in marriage on June 17, 1961, at St. John's Catholic Church, Bellaire. Margaret is the daughter of the late Ferdinand and Margaret (Bruce) Regoli. Richard is the son of the late ...

45th wedding anniversary

Kent and Pam Moore of Jacobsburg will celebrate their 45th wedding anniversary today, June 26. They were married June 26, 1971, at Concord Presbyterian Church in Centerville with the late Rev. Harvey Jenkins officiating.Kent, son of Warner (Pat) and the late Velma Moore, is retired from ...

50th wedding anniversary

Robert and JoAnn Rankin of Bellaire are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary today, June 19. They were united in marriage on June 19, 1966, by Monsignor Metzger at St. John Church, Bellaire.Robert retired from Wheeling Wholesale Grocery in Wheeling. JoAnn retired from the Bellaire Post ...

45th wedding anniversary

Terry and Carol Sue Hill of Adena are celebrating their 45th wedding anniversary June 12.The former Carol Sue Thompson, daughter of Walter and Lila Thompson, and Terry D. Hill, son of Friend and Gertrude Hill, were married June 12, 1971, at the Adena United Methodist Church.Mr. Hill, an Army ...

60th wedding anniversary

Domenick and Jacqueline Loccisano of Yorkville celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Thursday, June 9.They were united in marriage on June 9, 1956, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Martins Ferry.Jackie is the daughter of the late John and Naomi Smith of Martins Ferry. Dom is the son of the ...

50th wedding anniversary

Bob and Cheryl Scheehle of St. Clairsville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary last week with their family in Hilton Head, S.C. They were united in marriage on June 4, 1966, at the St. John Lutheran Church in Martins Ferry.Cheryl is the daughter of the late Karl and Carrie Sommer. She is ...

50th wedding anniversary

James and Rosemary Guerriero will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday.They were united in marriage on June 4, 1966, at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Bridgeport.Rosemary Guerriero retired from Ohio Valley Medical Center as a medical technologist.James Guerriero is a retired ...

70th wedding anniversary

Sanford (Chub) and Ella June Church Sr. of St. Clairsville will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary on May 21.They were united in marriage on May 21, 1946, in Bridgeport. Chub is a World War II veteran of the U.S. Navy and served on the battleship USS Iowa. He is a retired electrician from ...

35th anniversary

Roy and Josie Grover of Belmont will celebrate their 35th wedding anniversary on May 9.They were married at St. Anthony's Church in Bridgeport by Father Timothy Shannon. Roy is the son of Skip and Pat Grover of Bridgeport and works for Colgate-Palmolive in Cambridge. Josie is the daughter of ...

65th anniversary

Walter "Skip" Grover and Patricia Grover will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on May 12.They were married at First United Methodist Church in Bridgeport by the Rev. Lang.Skip is the son of the late Walter and Margaret Grover in Bridgeport and is retired from American Electric Power.Pat ...

50th anniversary

Coy and Bonnie Michaels of Martins Ferry celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on April 30.They were united in marriage on April 30, 1966, by the Rev. Jack Winnett at Grace Presbyterian Church, Martins Ferry.Bonnie is the daughter of the late Elwood and Fern Hilke of Martins Ferry. She is ...

50th anniversary

Tom and Ruth Campbell of St. Clairsville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, April 30.They were united in marriage in Bellaire on April 30, 1966.Both graduated from Bellaire High School and Ohio University.Tom worked at L.S. Good and retired from Belmont Community Hospital. ...

60th wedding anniversary

J. Edward and Constance Shutek celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on April 7. They were married at the former St. Ladislaus Catholic Church in Wheeling by the Rev. Theodore Grondalski.J. Edward is the son of the late Jacob and Mary Shutek of Lansing and is the retired president and CEO ...

50th wedding anniversary

Homer and Linda Denney of St. Clairsville and Fort Myers, Fla., will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday, March 18.They were united in marriage on March 18, 1966 at the Church of Christ in Wheeling, with Ted Norton officiating.Linda Denney is the daughter of the late Harold and ...