Couple Marks 50 Years

Larry and Janie Williams celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday.

They were united in marriage June 3, 1967, at Corpus Christi Catholic Church in Wheeling with the Rev. Thomas Schiffer officiating.

Janie Williams is the daughter of the late Walter and Marager Delbrugge of Wheeling.

Larry Williams is the son of the late Paul and Catherine Williams of Wheeling. He is retired from West Liberty University, where he was an administrator for 40 years.

They are the parents of three children. The family includes Paul and his wife, Kelley, of Pickerington, Ohio; Eric and his wife, Billie, of Pittsburgh; and Cristin and her husband, Brian, of Norman, Okla. They have nine grandchildren.

They will celebrate their anniversary with a trip to Niagara Falls and will have a family celebration in late June in Pickerington.