Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Martz mark golden wedding anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Martz of Salem celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 3.

Mr. Martz and the former Shirley A. Howells were married on Aug. 3, 1963, at the Robbins Memorial Methodist Church in Washingtonville.

The couple has two children, Gregory (Susan) Martz of Burns, Tenn., Mindy (Noel) Harris of Grafton, and four grandchildren.

Their children honored them with a trip to Mackinaw Island, Mich., and accommodations at the Grand Hotel.

Mr. and Mrs. Martz are members of the Greenford Lutheran Church in Greenford.

Mr. Martz had a career in engineering and manufacturing and retired in 1999 from Commercial Intertech in Youngstown. He is a member of the Greenford Ruritan Club, a life member of the Salem Elks Lodge #305 and a board member of the South Range Council of Church and Community.

Mrs. Martz worked in accounting and retired in 2004 from Panelmatic Inc. in Youngstown where she was the bookkeeper.