Anniversaries

Bells celebrate 60th anniversary

Margaret V. (Gerlock) and Charles E. Bell, of Lewistown, recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married on Nov. 8, 1958, and celebrated their special anniversary at home. They are the parents of Thomas and John Bell, of Reedsville. Charles served in the U.S. Navy, ...

Strawsers celebrate 50th anniversary

Mervin and Darlis (Yoder) Strawser, of McAlisterville, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary this year. They were married on March 30, 1968, at Bunkertown Church of the Brethren by the Rev. Forrest Gordon. Their special anniversary was celebrated with a surprise party given by their ...

Himeses celebrate 50th anniversary

Dana L. (Middleswarth) and G. Eli Himes Sr., of Reedsville, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married on Oct. 26, 1968, at Trinity United Church of Christ, Lewistown, by the Rev. Andrew Horn. Their special anniversary was celebrated with a surprise open house, ...

Hufnagels celebrate 50th anniversary

David Robert and Norma Jean (Welker) Hufnagel Sr., of Pittsburgh, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married on July 27, 1968, at the home of Judge James Bowen, by Bowen. Their special anniversary was celebrated with a garden vow renewal in Pittsburgh, at the home ...

Maroneys celebrate 40th anniversary

John and Margaret Ann (Hasse) Maroney, of Lewistown, recently celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary. They were married on Aug. 26, 1978, in Smithtown, New York. They celebrated their special anniversary with a quiet dinner. The couple has two children, Joseph Maroney, of Lewistown, ...

Eckerts celebrate 60th anniversary

Harvey C. and Jacqueline V. (Fultz) Eckert, of Lewistown, recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married on Aug. 24, 1958, at Helen Eakin Eisenhower Chapel, University Park, by Rev. Carl N. Rutherford. They are the parents of three children: Dee Ann (Rick) ...

Nobles celebrate 50th anniversary

R. Dennis and Sandra S. (Elder) Noble, of Lewistown, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married on Aug. 10, 1968, at St. John Lutheran Church, Lewistown, by the Rev. Robert G. Sanders. The couple celebrated their special anniversary with a second honeymoon to ...

Grosses celebrate 50th anniversary

Michael Edward Gross and Susan Renee (Moeller) Gross, of Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were united in the Sacrament of Holy Matrimony on July 27, 1968, at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church in Lewistown. Michael is a retired ...

Wilson-Loudenslager

Former area residents David and Ellen Sue (Wilson) Loudenslager, recently celebrated their 61st wedding anniversary. David, who was from Lewistown, and Ellen Sue, who was from Burnham, were married on July 29, 1957. They now live in Marietta, Georgia. They are the parents of four ...

Millses celebrate 60th anniversary

Donald and Bonnie (Locke) Mills celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on June 4, 2018. They were married on June 4, 1958, in Hagerstown, Maryland. After beginning married life in Shade Gap, they moved to Strodes Mills in 1965 when Donald began working for Standard Steel. They still live ...