Anniversaries

Sligars Celebrate 50th

Cliff and Sherry Sligar of Wheeling celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Thursday. They were united in marriage on May 17, 1968, at Thomson United Methodist Church, Wheeling, by the Rev. Charles Elwood. Sherry Sligar is the daughter of the late Clyde “Pete” and Gretchen Sharp. ...

Michaels Mark 60 Years

Greg and Shirley Michael of Paden City celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on May 4. They were united in marriage in a garden ceremony at the home of the bride’s parents on May 4, 1958. They have three children. The family includes Marcia Davis and husband Dana, Rebecca Williamson ...

Forsches Mark Golden

Bill and Lucy Forsch of Wheeling celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Thursday. They were united in marriage on May 17, 1968, at Redeemer Lutheran Church, Cleveland, by the Rev. Edward Vajda. Lucy Forsch is the daughter of Freda Rhodes Rushman of Bridgeport and the late Richard ...

Kinseys Mark Golden

William C. and Linda Kinsey of Moundsville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. They were united in marriage on April 27, 1968, at First United Methodist Church, Cameron, with the Rev. Haskel W. Moore officiating the double-ring ceremony. Linda Kinsey is the daughter of the ...

Jerromes Mark 50 Years

Curtis and Cecelia Jerrome of Wheeling celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. They were united in marriage on April 27, 1968, at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Wheeling with the Rev. Joseph Bell officiating. Cecelia Jerrome is the daughter of Anne (Figaretti) ...

Toths Celebrate Golden

John and Joyce Toth of Triadelphia will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. They were united in marriage on May 4, 1968, at Our Lady of Seven Dolors Catholic Church in Triadelphia. They have two children. The family includes Joe Toth of Wheeling and Amy Beaver and her ...

Churillas Celebrate 60th

Marty and Michelle “Mickey” Churilla of Wheeling celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Thursday. They were united in marriage on April 26, 1958, at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Canonsburg, Pa. They are the parents of Mark and his wife, Jeanine, of Manor, Texas, and David and ...

Millers Celebrate 50th

Tom and Mary “Katy” Miller of Glen Dale celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Friday. They were united in marriage on April 20, 1968, at Trinity Lutheran Church in South Wheeling by the late Rev. Rudolph H. Bischoff. Mary Miller is the daughter of the late John B. and Mary M. Cox of ...

McClures Mark Golden

James and Helen McClure of Wheeling celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. They were united in marriage April 20, 1968, at Corpus Christi Catholic Church in Wheeling with the late Rev. Edmund Yahn officiating. Helen McClure is the daughter of the late Helen and Frank Pasden of ...

Cranes Mark 40 Years

Charles and Kimberly (Parrish) Crane of Brookside are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary today. They were united in marriage on April 22, 1978, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Brookside. The couple has two daughters: Cassandra (Nick) Moore of Columbus and Jennifer (Tony) ...

Sargents Celebrate 60th

Agnes and Arthur Sargent of Wheeling celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Thursday. They were united in marriage on April 12, 1958, at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, Wheeling, with the Rev. Limus Nickerson officiating. Agnes Sargent is the daughter of the late Oscar and Dorothy ...

Schanes Celebrate 45th

Tom and Sandy Schane of Moundsville celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary on March 28. They were united in marriage on March 28, 1973, in Glen Dale. They have one son, Scott, and his wife Kelly, of Glen Dale. One grandson completes the family. They celebrated on March 24 with ...

Cumpstons Mark Golden

Keith and Sandy Cumpston of Moundsville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. They were united in marriage March 30, 1968, at Big Run Christian Church with Dr. Andrew Laney officiating. Sandy Cumpston is retired from Marshall County Schools. Keith Cumpston is retired from ...

Wilkinsons Mark 55th

Don and Judy Wilkinson of Warwood, Wheeling, will celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary on Friday. They were united in marriage on April 6, 1963, at Warwood Christian Church by the Rev. Donald Cover. Judy Wilkinson is the daughter of the late Tom and Sara Satterfield. Don Wilkinson is ...

Couple Marks 60 Years

Louis and Nancy Valles celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Feb. 13. They were united in marriage on Feb. 13, 1958. Nancy Valles is the daughter of the late Clay and Betty Allen. Lou Valles is the son of the late Albert and Nancy Valles. They have two children, Vickie Joseph ...

Yensens Mark 40th Year

Carl and Helen Yensen of Mozart, Wheeling, are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary on Sunday. They were united in marriage April 1, 1978. They are the parents of two sons: Chad and his wife, Callie, of Hilliard, Ohio, and Justin and his wife, Kim, of Adena. They have one ...

Kenzoras Mark 40 Years

Paul and Connie Kenzora celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary last Sunday. They were united in marriage March 18, 1978, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Wolfhurst. Connie Kenzora is the daughter of Iola Bonfini and the late Louis Bonfini. She is a math instructor at Belmont ...

Simpsons Celebrate 45th

Jim and Sue Simpson of Wheeling will celebrate their 45th wedding anniversary on Friday. They were united in marriage March 30, 1973. Sue Simpson is retired, and Jim Simpson is sales manager for Duvall Television and Appliance, Wheeling. He also plays with Cabin Fever String Band and Bill ...

Allisons Mark 60 Years

James and Sharon Allison of Moundsville celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Thursday. They were united in marriage on Feb. 22, 1958, by the Rev. Paul Hill Sr. The family includes two daughters: Jana (Joe) Yocum and Michelle (John) Olejasz. They have two grandsons and three ...

Karrases Mark Golden

Alia and John Karras of Wheeling and Manasota Key, Fla., will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday. They were united in marriage Feb. 17, 1968, at St. John the Divine Greek Orthodox Church in Wheeling by the Rev. Thomas G. Ninnis. Alia Karras is the daughter of the late Jean ...