Anniversaries

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; ...

Woodrow and Sandra Trimble celebrate 60th anniversary

Woodrow and Sandra Trimble of East Rochester celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Aug. 15 in Winona with family and friends.Their children Allen, Bonnie, Mike, Rebecca, Eric, Dave and Jim hosted the festivities. The couple have 22 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren.

Mr. and Mrs. Bill Salmen celebrate 60th wedding anniversary

Bill and Nora (Guiler) Salmen of Columbiana recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary at a family dinner at DeRienzo's Restaurant in Salem.They were married on June 4, 1955, at the First Baptist Church in Salem, Ohio. Their early marriage years were spent in Detroit, Mich., and moved ...

Allens mark golden anniversary

Jack and Malinda Allen of Wellsville recently celebrated 50 years of marriage.The couple was married Aug. 30, 1965, in Willows, Calif., by Dr. Robert Weichers in the Latter-Day Saints Chapel.They were both in the Air Force and stationed at Travis Air Force Base in California where they met and ...

SHS ‘65 marks 50 years

SALEM-The Salem High School Class of 1965 celebrated its 50-year class reunion recently. Friday night featured an informal gathering of 115 at the Elks Club. An open house followed from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Salem High School Alumni Office. A special thank you was extended to Jim ...

EPHS ‘45 celebrates 70 years

The East Palestine High School Class of 1945 recently held its 70-year reunion at Das Dutch Haus in Columbiana. Those attending included, first row, from left, Rose Bruno Benton, Eileen Zuch McCarthy, Bessie Kibler McQuiston, Donna Whitehouse Schumann, Marge Doll Worley; second row, Lee Ward, ...

Marshaleks mark 50 years of marriage

Lifelong Lisbon residents Jacob and Paula (Little) Marshalek Jr. celebrated their 50th anniversary on July 31.The couple was married July 31, 1965, at St. George's Catholic Church by the Rev. William Hohman.Mr. and Mrs. Marshalek owned and operated J.A. Machine Co. Inc. until retiring May 31, ...

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Stoudt celebrate golden wedding anniversary

Robert and Frederica Stoudt celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on July 4 at the Port Leyden Fire Hall with family and friends. They have four children Cindy Stoudt, Cathy Stoudt Armstrong, Rob Stoudt and Corie Stoudt Gilbert. They also have 12 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.The ...