Anniversaries

Yunckes Celebrate 65th

Robert and Jacqueline Jaeger Yuncke of Mount Olivet will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on March 1. They were united in marriage on March 1, 1952, at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ in South Wheeling by the Rev. Ernest Noll. Robert Yuncke served in the Korean War and retired ...

Driscolls Mark Golden

Dave and Sandy Driscoll of Martins Ferry celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday. They were united in marriage Jan. 14, 1967, at the First Christian Church, Martins Ferry, with the late H. Dean Warren officiating. Dave Driscoll, son of the late Walter and Betty Driscoll, is ...

VanGilders Mark Golden

Nolan and Shirley VanGilder of Wellsburg will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Jan. 28. They were united in marriage on Jan. 28, 1967, at Levels Methodist Church in Fairmont, with the Rev. Austin Burroughs officiating. Shirley VanGilder is the daughter of the late Charles and ...

Couple Celebrates 50th

Louis F. “Fred” and Constance S. Gross of Shadyside celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 30. They were united in marriage Dec. 30, 1966, by the Rev. Alfred MCleese at the former First Reformed Church of Christ in Bellaire. Constance Gross is the daughter of the late Leonard ...

Layburns Mark Golden

Donnie and Kathleen McAndrews Layburn of Follansbee celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Thursday. They were married on Dec. 29, 1966, while he was on leave from the U.S. Navy. He retired from Weirton Steel in 2002 and has been employed at Lyles Auto for 29 years. She worked at ...

Lashes to Celebrate 50th

Thomas and Nancy White Lash of Wheeling will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Thursday. They were united in marriage Dec. 29, 1966 at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, Wheeling, with the Rev. Victor Frobas officiating the ceremony. Nancy Lash is retired after working at Large Scale ...

Robertses Celebrate 40th

Tom and Marilyn Roberts of Wheeling are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary today. They were united in marriage on Nov. 27, 1976, at First United Presbyterian Church, Chapline Street, Wheeling, with the Rev. David Birch officiating. Marilyn Roberts is the daughter of the late Walter and ...

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Mullins Observe Golden

Dr. Richard and Marian Mullin of Wheeling celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Thursday. They were united in marriage on Nov. 24, 1966, at St. Margaret of Scotland Catholic Church in Green Tree, Pa. Richard Mullin is retired after 30 years as a professor of philosophy at Wheeling ...

Thomases Mark Golden

Roger and Linda Thomas of Moundsville will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday. They were united in marriage on Nov. 19, 1966, at Nauvoo Church, with Beryl Chambers officiating. Linda Thomas is the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Norman Gray of ...

Grandstaffs Mark 60th

Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Grandstaff of Bridgeport celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Thursday. They were united in marriage Nov. 10, 1956, at First United Methodist Church, Bridgeport, with the Rev. Solomon Bass officiating the ceremony. Carol Grandstaff is the daughter of the ...

Hoffmans Mark 66 Years

Dale Edward and Shirley Louise Hoffman of Wheeling celebrated their 66th wedding anniversary on Friday. They were united in marriage on Nov. 4, 1950, by the Rev. E.M. Berry at the Church of God in Brookside. Bob Baltz served as the best man, and Irene Baltz was the maid of honor. Dale ...

Couple Celebrates 50th

Edward and Marjorie Nichols of Wheeling celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Nov. 5 with a dinner at the Farm Restaurant in Adena. They were united in marriage Nov. 5 in the West Alexander Presbyterian Church, West Alexander, Pa., by the Rev. John B. Hawes. Marjorie Nichols is ...

Sachinis Mark 70th Year

Alfonse and Dolores “Doe” Sachini of Follansbee celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on Oct. 19. They were united in marriage on Oct. 19, 1946. A World War II veteran of the U.S. Navy, serving in the Pacific, Alfonse Sachini is the son of the late Luigi and Erilia ...

Cuotos Celebrate Golden

David and LeAnn “Lanny” Couto of West Liberty celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday. Dave Cuoto served in the U.S. Army during the war in Vietnam and also served in the U.S. Coast Guard. Lanny Cuoto is retired after 30 years at West Liberty University. They ...

Couple Marks 60 Years

George and Barbara Roberts of Martins Ferry celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Thursday. They were united in marriage on Sept. 29, 1956, at St. Alphonsus Church in Wheeling. George Roberts is the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Hugh O. Roberts of Wheeling. He served in the U.S. Navy ...

Yohos Celebrate Golden

Mark and Mary Hickman Yoho of Burch Ridge celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday. They were married on Sept. 24, 1966, at Graysville United Methodist Church, Proctor. Mark Yoho is a veteran of the U.S. Navy and is retired from Ormet Corp. The couple has three children: ...

Parkers Mark 45 Years

Rick and Cindy Parker of Weirton are celebrating their 45th wedding anniversary. They were united in marriage on Sept. 18, 1971, at the old St. Paul Catholic Church on County Road, Weirton. Cindy Parker is the daughter of the late Jack and Grace McQuain. She worked as a substitute aide in ...

Bewleys Celebrate 75th

Mr. and Mrs. Charles H. Bewley of Somerton will celebrate their 75th wedding anniversary with an open house on Sept. 25. They were united in marriage Sept. 24, 1941, in the Somerton Methodist Church parsonage with the late Rev. C.G. Bloor officiating. Mary Lu Bewley is the daughter of the ...

Allens Celebrate Golden

Gary “Gar” and Patricia “Patty” Briggs Allen of Cameron will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday. They were united in marriage on Sept. 10, 1966. They are lifelong residents of Cameron and both attended Cameron High School. Gary Allen retired from ...

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Jackferts Mark 69 Years

Henrietta and Eddie Jackfert of Wellsburg celebrated their 69th wedding anniversary on Aug. 16. They were united in marriage on Aug. 16, 1947, by the Rev. James at the First Presbyterian Church in Wellsburg. Ed Jackfert served five years with the U.S. Army Air Corps. He later became a ...