Anniversaries

McElwains celebrate 50th anniversary

Clifford “Kip” and Carol (Keller) McElwain Sr., of Belleville, formerly of Reedsville, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married on Feb. 24, 1968, at Reedsville Methodist Church by Rev. R. Bruce Adams. To celebrate their special anniversary, the couple’s ...

Knouses celebrate 50th anniversary

Gregory and Linda (Havice) Knouse, of Lewistown, celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary today. They were married on Feb. 3, 1968, at the CMA Church, Reedsville, by Rev. Hockenberry. They are the parents of James, of Naginey; and Shelby, of Burnham; and have two grandchildren, Kaden and ...

Stoners celebrate 70th anniversary

Sieber and Ona Stoner of Mifflintown recently celebrated 70 years of marriage. They were married on Nov. 7, 1947, at Messiah Lutheran Church in Mifflintown by the late Rev. Paul Delauter. They are the parents of three children, Gerald Stoner, Daniel Stoner and Susan Sheaffer, and have ...

Mountzes celebrate 60th anniversary

Wesley L. and Diane L. (Snook) Mountz, of Lewistown, recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married on Nov. 23, 1957, in McVeytown, by the Rev. Frank Crawford. Their special anniversary was celebrated quietly with friends and family. They are the parents of: Dustin ...

Lauvers celebrate 62nd anniversary

Robert and Lorraine Mae (Potter) Lauver, of McAlisterville, recently celebrated their 62nd wedding anniversary. They were married on Nov. 13, 1955, at Trinity Lutheran Church, McAlisterville, by Rev. John Perna and Rev. Walter Brown. The couple celebrated their special anniversary by going ...

Renningers celebrate 60th anniversary

Arla M. (Goss) and Leon E. Renninger, of McClure, recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married on Aug. 10, 1957, in McClure, by Rev. M. Peters. To celebrate their special anniversary, the couple spent a week at Topsail Beach, North Carolina, with their four ...

Yoders celebrate 50th anniversary

James A. Yoder and Harriet E. (McCall) Yoder, of Lewistown, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married Aug. 19, 1967, at the Grove Memorial United Methodist Church in Lewistown by the Rev. Elmer C. Clouser. They are the parents of James Kent Yoder, deceased, ...

Ritcheys celebrate 50th anniversary

Roberta K. (Dippery) and Gary D. Ritchey Sr., of Lewistown, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary today. They were married on Sept. 30, 1967, at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Lewistown. They are the parents of Gary D. Ritchey Jr., of Burnham; and Ryan R. Ritchey, and wife, Stacy, ...

Bowens celebrate 50th anniversary

Richard and Sandra (Narehood) Bowen, of Port Royal, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married on Aug. 12, 1967, at White Memorial UCC in Milroy. They are the parents of Leslie Sheaffer and husband, Shawn, of Reedsville, and Tracy Shade and husband, Todd, of ...

Davises celebrate 50th anniversary

Thomas B. and Paula L. (Shehan) Davis, of Lewistown, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married on July 8, 1967, at Lake Park United Methodist Church, by the Rev. Milton R. Wildermuth. The special anniversary was celebrated with a party at Rhodes Memorial UMC, ...