Buchanans celebrate 65th anniversary

M. Earl and Betty J. (Wagner) Buchanan, of Belleville, and formerly of Lewistown, recently celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary.

They were married on Sept. 20, 1948, at the Maitland Church of the Brethren in Lewistown by the Rev. Alvin Cox.

They are the parents of three children: Barbara (Allen) Baumbach, of Middletown; John, of Elkland; and Susan (James) Reagan, of Port Royal; six grandchildren, three step-grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and four step great-grandchildren.

Earl is a retired postal employee and served in the U. S. Army. Betty was formerly employed by Mifflin County Printing and Danks & Company in Lewistown.

They attribute the success of their marriage to their commitment to one another and their strong faith in God.