Braks Mark 60 Years

Regina and Alphonse V. Brak of Wheeling celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Thursday, July 14.

They were united in marriage July 14, 1951 at St. John’s Catholic Church, Benwood, by the Rev. Nicholas J. Grogan.

Regina “Jean” Brak is the daughter of the late Frank and Anna Yankovich of Benwood. She is a former employee of the former C&P Telephone Co. in Wheeling and the Elm Terrace store of the former Stone & Thomas.

Brak is the son of the late Felix and Sabina Brak of Benwood. He is retired from the former Bell Atlantic Telephone Co.

They are the parents of three children. The family includes Pam Games and her husband, Bob, of Wheeling; Mark and his wife, Janice, of Canfield, Ohio, and Bob of Morgantown. They have five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

A family celebration was held at the couple’s home.