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 Catholic Church in Salem. Father J. Richard Gaffney officiated.

Mrs. Coalmer is a homemaker. Mr. Coalmer retired from Chrysler Corporation in 2005.

The Coalmers are members of St. Paul Catholic Church.

Mr. and Mrs. Coalmer have two children, Mark (Lynn) Coalmer of Cypress, Texas, and Chris (Steve) Bedford of Woodland Park, Colo. They also have four grandchildren, Elizabeth and Erwin and Grant and Kayla; and four great-grandchildren.


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