Richard "Yodeling Dick Brooks" and Janet Morriale of Wheeling celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Thursday, Dec. 8.
They were united in marriage Dec. 8, 1961 in New York City.
Janet Geroe Morriale is the daughter of the late Anna and John Geroe of Brooklyn, N.Y.
Morriale is the son of the late Alphonse and Susan Morriale of New York City.
In June 1988, they moved to Wheeling, where he makes music and is a freelance videographer. Both are part of the Victoria Theatre group in Wheeling.
They are the parents of two children. The family includes Melinda, deceased, and Alura Sharon of Bath, Pa., and her husband, Gary Tucker. They have three grandsons.