Sommers Celebrate 50th

Keith A. and Carolyn “Carol” A. Sommer of Martins Ferry celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, June 8.

They were united in marriage June 8, 1963 at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, New Lebanon, Ohio, with the Rev. James Kennell officiating the ceremony.

Carol Sommer is the daughter of Dolores M. Rauch of Germantown, Ohio, and the late Robert F. Rauch.

Sommer is the son of the late Karl W. Sommer Sr. and Carrie McDermott Sommer. He is a 47-year practicing attorney in Martins Ferry.

They have three daughters. The family includes Christine Furbee and her husband, Jeff, of Columbus; Michele and her husband, Jonathan Turk, of Mahwah, N.J., and Julie of Seattle, Wash. They have three grandchildren.

A family celebration will be held at a later date at Niagara Falls.