Heslops Celebrate Golden

Greg and Sandy Heslop

Greg and Sandy Heslop of Martins Ferry celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday.

They were united in marriage on Dec. 2, 1967.

Greg Heslop is the son of Wilbur Heslop Jr. and the late Minerva Froom Heslop and the late Sara Jo (Harth) Heslop. He served in the U.S. Air Force and was stationed at Lockborne, Ohio, when they were wed.

Sandy Heslop is the daughter of the late Edward Allen and Josephine (Caulkins) Henderson.

The couple, along with Wilbur Heslop, who is 101, own the Heslop Funeral Home in Martins Ferry.

They have two daughters: Darnas Heslop (Jon Furlong) Grimm of Upper Arlington, Ohio, and Dana Heslop (Geoff) Nehren of Holland, Ohio. They have six grandchildren.

They celebrated the occasion with an Alaskan cruise in August. The family hosted a dinner in their honor on Saturday.