Evankos Celebrate 50th

Ed and Mary Kay Evanko of Wheeling celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, June 23.

They were united in marriage June 23, 1962 in St. Michael Catholic Church, Wheeling, by the late Rev. Bernard Voegler.

Mary Kay Evanko is the daughter of the late George and Jacqueline Welch of Wheeling.

Evanko is the son of the late Steve and Mary Ferda Evanko of Wellsburg.

They are the parents of three children. The family includes Ed Jr. and his wife, Kelly, of Leland, N.C.; Elaine Howe and her husband, Doug, of Cranberry Township, Pa., and Eric and his wife, Genie, of Pittsburgh. They have five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

A reception was held for them at Wheeling Country Club.