Judith L. and Nicholas T. Bedway Jr. of Wheeling celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, May 19.
They were united in marriage May 19, 1962 at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, Wheeling, with Msgr. Edmund Yahn, the Rev. Hitti and the Rev. Donald Brice officiating.
Judith Lynne Bedway is the daughter of the late Michael and Mary Agnes Katona of Wheeling. She is retired from Wonder-Hostess Thrift Store in Wheeling.
Bedway is the son of the late Angela H. and Nicholas T. Bedway Sr. of Wheeling. He is retired from Ogden Newspapers.
They are the parents of four children. The family includes Rebecca Buza and her husband, David, of Stowe, Ohio; Michelle Bedway, deceased; Nicholas T. Bedway III and his wife, Linda, of Milton, W.Va., and Rachel Hallsten and her husband, Kent, of Matthews, N.C. They have five grandchildren and a great-grandchild.
Their marriage was blessed at Our Lady of Lebanon Church, Wheeling, by Msgr. William Bonczewski and Msgr. Bakhos Chidiac on Saturday, May 19. They celebrated with a family dinner at Uncle Pete's Restaurant, Wheeling, given by their children.