Mr. and Mrs. John R. Ferry celebrate 50th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. John R. Ferry of 30 Woods Blvd., Leetonia, were honored on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary. A surprise celebration was held on April 26 at the American Legion in Leetonia. The festivities were hosted by the couple’s children and spouses, Mary Ann (Tony) Trantham of Ravenna, and Dan (Caroline) Ferry and J.R. (Tammy Nichols ) Ferry of Leetonia.

The former Shirley A. Neff and Mr. Ferry were married on May 2, 1964, at St. Patrick’s Church in Leetonia.

Mr. Ferry retired from Ohio Casualty. He especially enjoys fishing and bowling.

Mrs. Ferry retired from Hart Mfg.

The Ferrys are volunteers at Salem Community Hospital and active members of the church and the Salem Community Center. They enjoy camping and watching their grandchild in school and sporting events.

Mr. and Mrs. Ferry also have five grandchildren, Erin Trantham, Trent, Roman, Taran and Marco Ferry.