50th Anniversary Marked

Steve and Pat Collias of Winchester, Ky., formerly of Sistersville, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, Sept. 15.

They were united in marriage Sept. 15, 1962 at Mud River Baptist Church, Ona, W.Va. The late Rev. Burl Taylor, father of the bride, officiated the wedding ceremony.

They were long-time residents of Sistersville prior to moving to Winchester in 2007.

Pat Collias is the daughter of the late Burl and Carrie J. Taylor of Huntington. She worked for Par-Mar Corp. and was an active member of Sistersville Baptist Church.

Collias is the son of the late Steve and Mary Collias of Charleston. He is retired from the former Union Carbide plant in Sistersville and was an active member of Sistersville Country Club.

They are the parents of two daughters, Gena Collias Massarone of Lexington, Ky., and Kerry Collias Colman of Hollywood, Fla. They have two grandchildren.

They celebrated their anniversary with a dinner in their honor in Lexington Saturday, Sept. 15. The dinner was hosted by their daughters.