Hetricks celebrate 50th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Alan D. Hetrick

Alan D. and Peggy (Stewart) Hetrick, of McClure, formerly of Lewistown, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.

They were married on July 20, 1968, at St. John’s Lutheran Church by Pastor Sanders.

To celebrate their special anniversary, the couple went on a cruise to Alaska, and Alan bought Peggy a new diamond ring.

They are the parents of one son, Alan D. Hetrick II, who lives in Wilmington, Delaware, and a new daughter-in-law, Victoria.

Alan served in the U.S. Army in Vietnam, and is retired from Chrysler.

Peggy was employed at the Avon plant and at Dollar Tree.

They are members of Hope Lutheran Church in New Castle, Delaware.

The couple attributes the success of their marriage to love, faith and believing in their vows.