Coys to celebrate 65th anniversary

James R. “Jim” and Esther Coy of Salem will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Nov. 9.

The former Esther Jane Krahling and Mr. Coy were married on Nov. 9, 1952, at the First Evangelical and Reformed Church in Alliance by the late Rev. Walter Harrell.

Mrs. Coy is retired from Hack, Steer and Company LLC. She enjoys collecting Longaberger baskets and Santas.

Mr. Coy is retired from Hickey Metal Fabrication. He enjoys working outdoors.

The Coys are members of the Church of God of the Abrahamic Faith, Salem Elks and United Commercial Travelers. Mr. Coy is also a member of the Winona Ruritan Club. Both are avid Ohio State and Cleveland Indian fans.

The couple has a daughter, Cindy Coy of Shreve.

The Coys plan to celebrate a quiet anniversary with a stay at a bed and breakfast in Amish country at a later date.


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