Anniversaries

Gantzers Observe Golden

Tom and Vicky Gantzer of Triadelphia celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. They were united in marriage Aug. 31, 1968, at the Ruble Methodist Church in Clator, Wheeling, with the Rev. David Anderson officiating. Vicky Gantzer is the daughter of the late Bradford and ...

Faheys Wed 70 Years

Jack and Katie Fahey of Wheeling will celebrate their platinum wedding anniversary on Sept. 6. They were united in marriage on Labor Day, Sept. 6, 1948 at St. Joseph Cathedral, Wheeling, with the late Rev. Eugene Schmitt as celebrant. Katie Fahey is the daughter of the late Leo and Wilma ...

Shimps Celebrate Golden

Malcolm “Mac” and Beverly “Bev” Shimp of Glen Dale will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. They were united in marriage on Aug. 10, 1968, at Coalbrook Presbyterian Church in Neffs. Bev Shimp is the daughter of the late Thomas and Helen Drennan of Neffs. She is a ...

Provances Mark 60th

Frank and Elizabeth Provance of Dallas celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on June 28. They were united in marriage on June 28, 1958, at North Buffalo Presbyterian Church outside Washington, Pennsylvania, with the Rev. Mark Scott officiating. The couple met at Claysville High School ...

Tushes Mark Golden

Jack and Carolyn Tush of Wheeling celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. They were united in marriage on Aug. 3, 1968, in a double-ring ceremony at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, Wheeling. Carolyn Tush is the daughter of the late Frederick M. Braun and Helen E. Braun. ...

Yochums Celebrate 70th

Paul and June Yochum of St. Clairsville celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on Thursday. They were united in marriage on Aug. 2, 1948, in Wheeling. They have seven children: Debbie, Rusty (Paul Jr.), Beth, Brian, Pete, Gretchen and Chris. They have 10 grandchildren and two ...

Coffields Mark Golden

Howard and Karen Coffield of Limestone will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Thursday. They were united in marriage Aug. 2, 1968 with the late Rev. William Stein officiating the double-ring ceremony. Karen Coffield is the daughter of the late Ivan and Alma Jean McCombs of Sherrard. ...

Tomans Mark 60 Years

Judy and Frank Toman of Paden City will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Thursday. They were united in marriage July 26, 1958. They are the parents of Mike (Lisa), John (Marcia), Ed (Michelle) and Becky (Mike Winters). They have 11 grandchildren and two great-grandsons.

Pettits Observe Golden

Ronald “Ronnie” and Mary Pettit of Moundsville will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary next Sunday. The high school sweethearts were united in marriage on July 29, 1968, at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church in Oakland, Maryland, by the Rev. Lawrence F. Sherwood Jr. Mary Pettit ...

Trembushes Celebrate Golden

Jerry and Becky Trembush of Glen Dale will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. They were united in marriage on July 20, 1968, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Pennsboro, West Virginia, with the late Rev. Michael O’Reilly officiating. Becky Trembush is the daughter of the ...

Koontzes Mark 60 Years

Wayne “Jake” and Margaret Koontz celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Wednesday. They were united in marriage July 11, 1958, by the Rev. E.P. Schaich. Margaret Koontz is the daughter of the late Kenny and Ruth Wheeler. She is employed by Altmeyer Funeral Homes. Wayne Koontz is ...

Runkels Mark Golden

Michael and Marlene Runkel of Weirton celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. They were united in marriage on July 13, 1968, at Sacred Heart of Mary Catholic Church in Weirton with the Rev. Emil Dobosz officiating. They both graduated from Weirton Madonna High School, where ...

Sykeses Mark 55th Anniversary

Howard and Cathy Sykes of Wellsburg will celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary on Friday. They were united in marriage on July 20, 1963, at the Second United Presbyterian Church in Washington, Pennsylvania, by the late Rev. Raymond Jones. Cathy Sykes is the former Cathy Ewing of West ...

Couple Marks Golden

Rodney and Linda Hubbs of Moundsville are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were united in marriage on June 22, 1968, at the First Methodist Church of Bellaire. The late Rev. J. Milton Murphy officiated the double ring ceremony. Rodney is the son of the late Marion and Helena ...

Couple Celebrates 50th

Robert and Sandra Greathouse will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. They were united in marriage on July 13, 1968, at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Sistersville, by the late Rev. Cesidio Federico. Sandra Greathouse is the daughter of the late Edwin and Rose Taylor of ...

Couple Marks 60 Years

Judy and Frank Tomas, formerly of Paden City, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on July 26. They were united in marriage July 26, 1968. They are the parents of Mike (Lisa), John (Marcia), Ed (Michelle) and Becky (Mike). They have 11 grandchildren and two great-grandsons.

Wilsons Celebrate 70th

Clifford and Emily Wilson of Wheeling celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on June 19. They were united in marriage on June 19, 1948, at St. Mark Evangelial Lutheran Church in Elm Grove, Wheeling, by the Rev. F.G. Alpers. Emily Wilson is the daughter of the late Jessie and Edward Straub. ...

Cavaliers Celebrate 50th

Jim and Mary Ann Cavalier of Follansbee celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 15. They were united in marriage on June 15, 1968, at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Follansbee with the late Rev. Harold Moore officiating. Mary Ann Cavalier is the daughter of the late Sam and Laura ...

Couple Celebrates Golden

Bob and Marlene Nau celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 15. They were united in marriage on June 15, 1968, at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church with the Rev. Robert Brous officiating. They are 1966 graduates of Wheeling Central Catholic High School, where they ...

Snyders Mark Golden

Harry and Jane Snyder of Limestone celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. They were united in marriage June 29, 1968, at Limestone Presbyterian Church by the Rev. William Stein. Elizabeth “Jane” Snyder is the daughter of the late Hilda and Wayne Kittle of Limestone. She is ...