Ed and Charlene Rayl of East Liverpool will observe their 50th wedding anniversary this month. They were married on June 8, 1963, at St. Aloysius Church by Father Cunningham. Their best man was Ron Burns and the maid of honor was Jane Shuffert Topper.
The Rayls have three sons, the late Thomas James Rayl (T.J.), Doug Rayl and Eddie Rayl. They also have five grandchildren, Jocelyn Mariotti, Cody Rayl, Audree Rayl, Austin Miner and Noah Miner and two great-grandchildren, Mackenzie Mariotti and Emersyn Rayl.
Mr. Rayl retired after 40 years as a steelworker. Mrs. Rayl worked at Kmart and Nationwide Insurance.
In their spare time, they enjoy spending time at their favorite place on Lake Erie.