Robert and Elizabeth "Betty" Redeker Wheeler of Wheeling celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary Friday, July 8.
They were united in marriage July 8, 1941 in Wellsburg.
Betty Wheeler is still an active housewife.
Wheeler is a retired pipe fitter from Local Union 83.
The couple has four children. The family includes Robert and his wife, Linda, of Morgantown; Bruce and his wife, Judy, of Austin, Texas; Brad of Wheeling and Barry, who is deceased. They have seven grandchildren.