Couple Reaches 50 Years

Patricia L. and John R. “Jack” Schellhase of Wheeling celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, May 4.

They were united in marriage May 4, 1963 at St. Joseph’s Cathedral, Wheeling, with the Rev. James Myles officiating the ceremony.

Patricia Schellhase is the daughter of Ethel “Babe” and Stanley “Sonny” Supinski. She is retired from the Ohio County sheriff’s office and is a volunteer at Wheeling Hospital.

Schellhase is the son of Mary Margaret and N. James Schellhase. He is president of Stegman and Schellhase Surveyors Inc.

They are the parents of four children. The family includes John of Florida; Mark and his wife, Andrea, of Wheeling; Sharon Tarleton and her husband, Daniel, of Colerain and Christine Thames and her husband, Jason, of Wheeling.

They have seven grandchildren.