Anniversaries

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Althouses mark 60th anniversary

Area residents Homer and Marilyn Althouse celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on April 9 at a gathering hosted by their children at the Dutch Village Inn in Columbiana. Forty-five guests attended. Special guests at the event included members of the wedding party (spouses), the couple’s ...

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Coverts feted for golden anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Covert of 837 W. Pidgeon Road, Salem, were honored on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary. A cake reception was held, similar to their original reception with exactly 50 guests at 2:30 p.m. March 18 at St. Jacob’s Church. The former Velma M. Brinker and Mr. ...

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The Rev. and Mrs. Paul Wright celebrate golden anniversary

The Rev. and Mrs. Paul Wright of 47177 Shoshone Trail, Negley, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. The former Donna Lee Purbaugh and Rev. Wright met as counselors at the Big Prairie campgrounds and were married on March 4, 1967, at the Girard First Assembly of God in Girard. The ...

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Mr. and Mrs. Richard Farmer mark golden wedding anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Farmer of 955 Fair Ave., Salem, were honored on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary at a surprise private party on Nov. 21 at DeRienzo’s restaurant. The festivities were hosted by Mrs. Farmer’s sister and brother-in-law, Diana and Paul Ravelli. The former ...

Mr. and Mrs. Steve (Phyllis) Tucker celebrate golden anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Steve Tucker of 10912 N. 12th St., North Benton, are observing their 50th wedding anniversary. The former Phyllis Jean Zamarelli and Mr. Tucker were married on Nov. 19, 1966, at St. Paul Catholic Church in Salem. The Rev. Francis R. Zappatelli officiated. Mr. Tucker was a ...

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Twaddles to mark 60th anniversary

Clarance and Elanor Twaddle of Salem will observe their 60th wedding anniversary on Oct. 18. The couple was married on Oct. 18, 1956. Mr. and Mrs. Twaddle have two children, Dennis Twaddle of Negley and Ginger Riffee of Hanoverton. They also have five grandchildren, Dennis Twaddle Jr. , ...

Mr. and Mrs. Donald Steele celebrate 60th wedding anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Donald Steele of Cannon Mills Road, East Liverpool, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Sept. 27.The former Millie A. Steele and Mr. Steele were married on Sept. 27, 1956, at the First Church of the Nazarene in East Liverpool.Mr. Steele is retired from LTV (J&L) ...

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Flickinger mark golden wedding anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Flickinger of 621 Old Coach Lane, Salem, were honored on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary. A private family dinner was held on Aug. 20 at Dutch Inn in Columbiana. An anniversary trip is also planned in December to Opryland in Nashville, Tenn.The event was ...

Shankers celebrating 65th anniversary

Richard and Eileen Shanker of Salem are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary. They were married on Aug. 31, 1951.Mr. Shanker was employed for 29 years at Sterling Boat Trailer Company in Salem, 18 years at MPI Labels in Sebring and 13 years at The Label Team in Salem. He retired on his ...

Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Schreffler mark golden wedding anniversary

Kenneth and Carol Schreffler of Lisbon celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on July 8 at with a private dinner party hosted by their children at Cafe Capri in Boardman.The former Carol Swartz and Mr. Schreffler were married on July 8, 1966, at the First United Methodist Church in Lisbon. ...

Couple to mark anniversary, birthdays

Charles and Marie Kirk Hawkins of 9661 Market St., North Lima, will celebrate their 10-year wedding anniversary and their 95th and 90th birthdays with an open house from 2 to 5 p.m. July 31 at Midway Mennonite Church, 13376 Columbiana-Canfield Road, Columbiana.The event is hosted by the ...

Mr. and Mrs. Jay Lloyd Williamson celebrate 25 years of marriage

Mr. and Mrs. Jay Lloyd Williamson, 657 Meadow Place, Columbiana, were honored on the occasion of their 25th wedding anniversary at a dinner reception on May 22 at Das Dutch Haus in Columbiana. The reception was hosted by their twin children, Jay Lloyd II and Jennifer Lynn, with friends and ...

Dowds to celebrate 65th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Dowd of 2145 Southeast Blvd., Salem, will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on June 1.The former Jean Moore, daughter of the late Ray and Thressa (Wycoff) Moore, and Mr. Dowd, son of the late Ned and Hazel (Andric) Dowd, were married on June 1, 1951, in Lisbon.Mr. Dowd ...

Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Allio to mark golden wedding anniversary

Wayne and Judi Allio of Salem will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on June 4 at a private dinner party at the Springfield Grille in Boardman.The former Judi Pelliccioni is the daughter of the late Merle and Stella (Berardi) Pelliccioni of Ellsworth. Mr. Allio is the son of the late ...

Mr. and Mrs. Harold Schramm to celebrate golden anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Harold Schramm, 1245 Jefferson Ave., Salem, will be honored on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversaryThe former Bonnie Linder and Mr. Schramm were married on April 17, 1966, at the First Christian Church in Salem. The Rev. Harold Deitch of the church officiated.Mr. Schramm ...

Mr. and Mrs. Donald Burton to mark 60th wedding anniversary Sunday

Donald D. and Margaret Burton of Lisbon will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary an open house reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at St. George's Catholic Hall in Lisbon.The former Margaret M. Yaney and Mr. Burton were married on May 12, 1956, at St. John's Catholic Church in Summittville ...

James and Donna Forney to mark golden wedding anniversary

James and Donna Forney, a Salem couple who married on Friday the 13th, will celebrate their golden wedding anniversary 50 years later, also on Friday the 13th.The former Donna Jean Craig and Mr. Forney of 1835 Fairview Court were married on May 13, 1966, by the Rev. William Longsworth at the ...

Mr. and Mrs. Al Drotleff to celebrate 65 years of marriage

Mr. and Mrs. Al Drotleff of Columbiana will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on May 13.The former Mary Lou Zellers and Mr. Drotleff were united in marriage in 1951 at the First Christian Church in Columbiana.Mr. Drotleff is an Army veteran and the son of the late Michael and Katherine ...

Mr. and Mrs. Ray Weingart mark 70th wedding anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Ray Weingart recently greeted approximately 60 friends and family in celebration of their 70th wedding anniversary at Auburn Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation.The former Kathleen Jackson and Mr. Weingart were married on March 9, 1946, at the Bunker Hill United Methodist Church.The ...

Mr. and Mrs. Ron (Sandy) Crumbaker celebrate golden wedding anniversary

Ron and Sandy (Herbert) Crumbaker of Salem celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary recently. The couple was married on Feb. 20, 1966, by the Rev. Harold Deitch at the Salem First Christian Church.Mr. Crumbaker was employed for 40 years as a machinist, 30 years at E. W. Bliss and Bliss Salem ...