Szalays Mark 50 Years

Patricia and Charles Szalay

Charles and Patricia Szalay of Wheeling celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. They were married on Nov. 9, 1968, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church by the Rev. Judge.

Chuck is the son of the late Charles and Rose Szalay. He graduated from Wheeling High School and is an Air Force and Vietnam veteran. He retired from the Ohio Valley Regional Transportation Authority bus company.

Patty is the daughter of the late Thomas and Magdalean Carney and stepmother, the late Marge Carney. She is a graduate of Central Catholic High School and retired from Comcast.

They have one son, Chuck of Wadsworth, Ohio, and one daughter, Angie (John) of Wheeling; four grandchildren, Taryn, Regan, Christian and Gabriel.

The couple celebrated with a trip to Las Vegas where they renewed their vows with their daughter and niece, Sissy, in attendance.