McGowans Reach 25th

Les and Kathy McGowan of Wellsburg celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary Monday, June 9.

They were united in marriage June 9, 1989 at the Christian Church, Steubenville, with the Rev. James L. Harris officiating the ceremony.

Kathy McGowan is the daughter of the late Herbert R. Bayless and Ann A. Uhor Bayless. She is employed as the bookkeeper at the Brooke County clerk’s office.

Les McGowan is the son of the late John P. McGowan and the late Cora Elsie Wolfe McGowan. He is retired as a mechanic from Weir-Cove Moving and Storage.

The family includes a daughter, Whitney Doty, and her husband, Kevin, of Longmont, Colo. They have two granddaughters.

A dinner and dance with family and friends was held at the Serbian-American Cultural Center, Weirton.