Anniversaries

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 ...

Mr. and Mrs. Ray Zepernick Jr. mark 50th wedding anniversarynniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Ray Zepernick Jr. of 950 Prospect St., Salem, were honored on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary at an open house reception on Feb. 7 at the First Friends Church.The former Linda Kay Votaw and Mr. Zepernick were married on Feb. 5, 1966, by the Rev. Harold B. Winn at the ...

Harrises mark 60 years of marriage

Chuck and JoAnn (Shaw) Harris of King Road, Salem, will celebrate their 60 wedding anniversary with a family dinner at the Spread Eagle Tavern in Hanoverton. They were married on Feb. 24, 1956, by the Rev. C.O. Armstrong at the United Presbyterian Church in Lisbon.Mr. and Mrs. Harris operated ...

Mr. and Mrs. F. James Hum mark 65th wedding anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. F. James "Jim" Hum of Columbiana are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary.The former Wilma J. Kabler and Mr. Hum were married on Feb. 11, 1951, at the United Methodist Church in Columbiana. The Rev. Longsworth officiated.The Hums are lifelong residents of Columbiana.They are ...

Randy and Towanna Strader mark golden wedding anniversary

Randy and Towanna (Adams) Strader of Salem celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Jan. 15 at the Guilford Lake Grille with a dinner party hosted by the couple's family.Special guests were Lindia (Byers) Sekely and Robert Adams who served as witnesses to their marriage ceremony on Jan. 15, ...

Ludes to mark golden anniversary

Jim and Linda Lude of Berlin Center will celebrate their 50th anniversary on Valentine's Day, Feb. 14.The former Linda Jones and Mr. Lude were married on Feb. 14, 1966, at Four Mile Run Christian Church. The Rev. Harry Hannum officiated.Their attendants were William Zeller the late Karen (Lude) ...

Mr. and Mrs. Carl Houdyshell Sr. to celebrate golden anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Carl Houdyshell Sr. of 584 Park Ave., Salem, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Jan. 29.The former Patricia Ann Edwards and Mr. Houdyshell were married on Jan. 29, 1966, at the Free Gospel Church in Youngstown. The Rev. David Beam officiated.Mr. Houdyshell owned and ...

Frankfords mark 50th anniversary

Jerry A. and Pat Frankford of Lisbon celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Jan. 13 with a quiet dinner.The former Pat Reed married Jerry A. Frankford on Jan. 13, 1966, at the Presbyterian Church parsonage with the Rev. Paul T. Gerrard officiating the ceremony.Mr. Frankford retired from ...

Mr. and Mrs. Rick Kelly to celebrate golden wedding anniversary

Rick and Sherry (Chandler) Kelly of North Benton will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary today. They were married in Cumberland, Md.Mr. Kelly is a General Motors retiree and also was an armed security guard. He is a military, history and weapons enthusiast.Mrs. Kelly retired after 31 ...

Buttermores to be feted with card shower for 70th anniversary

The family of Paul "Skip" and Elise (Steer) Buttermore is requesting a card shower in honor of their 70th wedding anniversary on Dec. 23. Cards may be sent to the couple at P.O. Box 46, Damascus, Ohio 44619.Mr. Buttermore retired from Transue-Williams after after a long career in the tool and ...

Mr. and Mrs. George Corl celebrate 65 years of marriage

Mr. and Mrs. George (Rose) Corl of Salem recently celebrated 65 years of marriage. The couple was married on Dec. 16, 1950, at St. Paul Church.Mr. Corl was employed for 22 years at Landmark Foods and for 10 years at Buckeye School, prior to his retirement.Mrs. Corl was employed for 20 years at ...

Mr. and Mrs. Richard ‘Mick’ Ross to mark 60th wedding anniversary

Former area residents Mr. and Mrs. Richard "Mick" Ross will be celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary with their family in Prescott, Ariz.The former Mary Margaret Meek and Mr. Ross were married on Nov. 12, 1955, at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in East Palestine. Both natives of East ...

Mr. and Mrs. Edward C. Garrett Jr. mark golden wedding anniversary

Edward C. Garrett Jr. and Vicki (Brobst) Garrett of Washingtonville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Oct. 16.They were married Oct. 16, 1965 at the Methodist church in Canfield.Mr. and Mrs. Garrett have three children, Edward, April (Tony) and Cindy (Will); seven grandchildren, ...

Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Coalmer mark golden wedding anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Coalmer of Salem observed their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 21. To celebrate this occasion a group of family members accompanied the couple on a Caribbean cruise earlier this year.The former Edith Ann Somerville and Mr. Coalmer were married on Aug. 21, 1965, at St. Paul ...

Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Yoder to celebrate 40th anniversary

Former area residents Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Yoder will celebrate their 40th anniversary on Oct. 3.The former Dixie Bichsel and Mr. Yoder were married on Oct. 3, 1975, at the Lisbon United Methodist Church by the Rev. Bill Ross.A belling ceremony to celebrate their nuptials was held in the town ...

Bob and Marilyn Roberts mark 65th wedding anniversary

Bob and Marilyn Roberts of Salem recently celebrated their 65th anniversary with family members from Ohio, North Carolina, South Carolina and California at Pauleys Island, S.C., and again with their children in Salem.The couple was married Sept. 16, 1950, at Martin Luther Lutheran Church in ...

Mr. and Mrs. Walt Ehrhart mark 65th wedding anniversary

Walt and Pat Ehrhart of Salem recently celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary. A reception was hosted by their daughters, Sylvia Long and her husband Dave, Sandy Geist and her husband Mark; two granddaughters, Christina Hendricks and her husband Trey, Jackie Jones and her husband Josh; ...