Mr. and Mrs. Pete Wellman to mark 60th wedding anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Pete Wellman of North Lima will be honored on the occasion of their 60th wedding anniversary at an open house reception from 1 to 4 p.m. March 23 at Wellman’s Flower Shop in Columbiana.

The festivities will be hosted by their children and spouse, Patty (Tom) Roller and Beverly Wellman of North Lima, Marilyn (Chris) Hatch of Canfield, and Cheryl (Tom) Hudzik of Salem. The Wellmans also have five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

The former Shirley Arkwright and Mr. Wellman were married on March 17, 1954, at the Paradise United Church of Christ in Canfield.

Mrs. Wellman retired from the South Range School System where she was employed for 27 years in the high school office.

Mr. Wellman is the owner of Wellman Flower Shop. He was a Beaver Township trustee and fire chief.

Mr. and Mrs. Wellman are members of the Paradise United Church of Christ. They also are the former owners of the Idle House Restaurant in North Lima.