Lashes to Celebrate 50th

Thomas and Nancy White Lash of Wheeling will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Thursday.

They were united in marriage Dec. 29, 1966 at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, Wheeling, with the Rev. Victor Frobas officiating the ceremony.

Nancy Lash is retired after working at Large Scale Biology as a lab technician in California.

After 38 years, Tom Lash is retired as a teacher in Ohio County Schools and at Notre Dame Elementary School in Vacaville, Calif.

They have three children. The family includes Amy of Wheeling, Todd of Columbus and Thomas A. and his wife, Theresa, of North Canton. They also have a granddaughter.

They have enjoyed returning and retiring in West Virginia among family and friends.

After previous family anniversary dinners in Columbus and North Canton, they will continue celebrating by traveling to California, Nevada and Oregon in early spring.