Couple Marks 60th Year

Andrew “Andy” and Kathleen Branicky of Benwood celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Thursday, Aug. 22.

They were united in marriage Aug. 22, 1953 at St. John’s Catholic Church, Benwood, by the late Rev. John J. Griffin.

Kathleen Branicky is the daughter of the late David Earl Keller and Virginia E. Keller of Benwood. She is a homemaker.

Andy Branicky is the son of the late Andrew J. Branicky and Mary Ann Branicky of Benwood. He is retired from Blaw Knox.

They have four children. The family includes Dave of Benwood; Celeste and her husband, Larry Kelly, of Yardley, Pa.; Monica and her husband, Keith Schemp, of Grapevine, Texas, and Drew and his wife, Tammy, of Sanger, Texas. They have four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

They will be celebrating with their family.