Bourys Celebrate 65th

Ellis and Jackie Boury of Wheeling celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary Wednesday, Feb. 1.

They were united in marriage Feb. 1, 1947 in the priests’ parlor at the old St. Michael Catholic Church, Edgington Lane, Wheeling. After a reception at the McLure House Hotel, they took a wedding trip to New York City.

Jackie Boury is the daughter of the late Frank and Edna Gates of Wheeling.

Ellis Boury is the son of the late Michael and Mary Boury of Wheeling. He served on the USS Ringness in World War II.

They are the parents of nine children. They have six grandchildren.

A family dinner was held in their honor.