Anniversaries

George and Stephanie Gurrera

Gurreras Celebrate 50th

Stephanie and George Gurrera of Weirton celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday. They were united in marriage on Jan. 20, 1968, by the Rev. James Altmeyer at St. Joseph the Worker Church in Weirton. Stephanie Gurrera is the daughter of the late Lois and Robert McCullough. She ...

Edward and Margaret Thomas

Thomases Mark 60 Years

Margaret A. and Edward A. Thomas of Triadelphia celebrated their 60th anniversary on Thursday. They were united in marriage Jan. 18, 1958, in Wheeling. Margaret Thomas is the daughter of the late Harry and Barbara Wolf of Wheeling. She was a telephone operator before raising her ...

Genthers Mark 61 Years

Janice M. and Jerry G. Genther celebrated their 61st wedding anniversary on Thursday. They were united in marriage on Jan. 11, 1957, at Elm Grove Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Leland Gilmore officiating. Janice Genther is the daughter of the late William R. and Roxie G. Porter of ...

Joseph and Margaret Settimio, then and now

Settimios Mark 70 Years

Joseph A. and Margaret Geraldine “Gerri” Settimio of Follansbee celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on Dec. 30. They were united in marriage Dec. 30, 1947, by the Rev. Robert Weiskercher in the rectory of St. Anthony Catholic Church in Follansbee. They are both 1946 graduates of ...

Whites to Celebrate 50th

Whites to Celebrate 50th

Doris and William R. White of Valley Grove will celebrate their 50th wedding Friday. They were united in married at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church in Fairbanks, Alaska, on Dec. 29, 1967. Doris White is the daughter of the late Wallace and Faith Carter of Fairbanks. She is a retired ...

Dan and Patricia Grant

Grants Mark 60 Years

Patricia and W. Daniel Grant Sr. of Weirton will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Thursday. They were united in marriage on Dec. 21, 1957, at First Christian Church in Wheeling . Patricia Grant is the daughter of the late Leslie and Thelma Hazlett of Wheeling. She retired after ...

Conleys Mark 55th Year

Jerry and Pauline Conley of New Martinsville will celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary on Friday. They were united in marriage on Dec. 22, 1962, at Calvary Methodist Church in Moundsville. Pauline Conley was born Pauline Emery in Linn Camp and was raised by her grandparents, the late ...

Kay and Vincent Monseau, then and now

Monseaus Celebrate 50th

Dr. Vincent F. and Kathleen “Kay” Helmick Monseau of New Martinsville are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary today. They were united in marriage on Dec. 17, 1967, at the Evangel Baptist Church in Weirton by the Rev. Nat Phillips. Kay Monseau is the daughter of Donna L. Helmick ...

Scott and Melissa Dearth

Dearths Celebrate 40th

Scott and Melissa Dearth of Wheeling are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary today. They were united in marriage on Dec. 10, 1977. Melissa Dearth is the daughter of the late Edward and Lucille Hoffman of Wheeling. She is a homemaker. Scott Dearth is the son of the late John and ...

Margie and Werner Bechtel, then and now

Bechtels Celebrate 45th

Werner and Marjorie “Margie” Bechtel of Bellaire celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary on Dec. 2. They were united in marriage Dec 2, 1972, by Rev. Joseph Brownlee in Martins Ferry. Margie Bechtel is the daughter of the late Lee J. and Doris (Minder) Sabic. She worked at the former ...

Barbara and Denny Magruder, then and now

Magruders Mark Golden

Denny and Barbara Magruder of Wheeling celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday. They were united in marriage on Dec. 9, 1967, at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church in Wheeling with the late Rev. Antonine Vukmanovich officiating. Barbara Magruder is the daughter of the late Harry ...

Greg and Sandy Heslop

Heslops Celebrate Golden

Greg and Sandy Heslop of Martins Ferry celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday. They were united in marriage on Dec. 2, 1967. Greg Heslop is the son of Wilbur Heslop Jr. and the late Minerva Froom Heslop and the late Sara Jo (Harth) Heslop. He served in the U.S. Air Force and ...

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Hennens Celebrate 45th

Denzil and Bonnie Hennen of Cameron celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary on Nov. 25. They were united in marriage Nov. 25, 1972, by the Rev. Glenn O. Bias. Bonnie Hennen is the daughter of the late Elwood and Leighla Bungard of Cameron. She worked at Elite Glass for three years until it ...

Dan and Barbara 
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Samples Celebrate 60th

Dan and Barbara Samples of St. Clairsville celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. They were united in marriage on July 27, 1957, at Fleming Memorial Presbyterian Church in Fairmont, W.Va. Dan Samples is retired from the Internal Revenue Service. Their family includes daughters Karen ...

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Coffields Celebrate Golden

Thomas and Victoria Coffield of McMechen celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday. They were united in marriage on Nov. 25, 1967, at Mount Olivet United Methodist Church. Victoria Coffield is the daughter of the late Henry and Dorothy McCardle. She is retired from Elmhurst, The ...

Newmans Celebrate 60th

Mary Ann and Lewis “Lew” Newman IV will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Tuesday. They were united in marriage on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 28, 1957, at Our Lady of Seven Dolors Catholic Church in Triadelphia by the Rev. John Paulin. Mary Ann Newman is the daughter of the late ...

Leonards Mark 60th Year

Dick and Nancy Leonard of Elm Grove, Wheeling, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Thursday. They were united in marriage Nov. 23, 1957, at St. Joseph Cathedral in Wheeling by the Rev. Bernard Schmitt. Nancy Leonard is a homemaker. Dick Leonard was employed at Blaw Knox for 40 ...

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Burkes Celebrate Golden

Ronald and Sally Burke of St. Petersburg, Fla., formerly of Moundsville, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 5. They were united in marriage Aug. 5, 1967. Sally Burke is the daughter of the late Reed and Sharon Lutes of Moundsville. She is a retired homemaker and formerly a ...

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Vermillions Mark Golden

Chuck and Patty Vermillion of Mount Olivet, Wheeling, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday. They were united in marriage on Nov. 25, 1967, at the Alexandria (Va.) United Methodist Church with the late Rev. Andrew Good officiating. Patty Vermillion is the daughter of the ...

Zeakeses Mark Golden

Anthony and Mary Anne Zeakes of Tiltonsville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Nov. 10. They were united in marriage on Nov. 10, 1967. Mary Anne Zeakes is the daughter of the late Sam and Anne Bettini of Tiltonsville. She is a retired dental assistant. Anthony Zeakes is the ...