Anniversaries

Michael and Irene Starr

70th year for Columbiana couple

COLUMBIANA — Irene and Michael Starr, Columbiana, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary with a private celebration with family at their home. The former Irene Faddock married Michael Starr on Feb. 7, 1948 at Holy Trinity Church in Youngstown with the Rev. Peter Oleksiw officiating ...

60th year for Leetonia couple

LEETONIA — Richard and Mary Lou Cope, of Leetonia, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with an open house, hosted by their children, from 2-4 p.m. Feb. 10 at the Grace Church in Columbiana. The former Mary Lou Powell married Richard Cope Feb. 9, 1958 in Damascus with the Rev. ...

65th year for Palestine couple

EAST PALESTINE — Wilfurd and Phyllis Floor, East Palestine, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with a private family dinner party Nov. 5 at their daughter’s house. The couple married Nov. 21, 1952. Mr. Floor is a retired steelworker from Babcock and Wilcox in Beaver Falls. ...

Bev and Ted Kordecki

Golden year for Palestine couple

EAST PALESTINE — Bev and Ted Kordecki, East Palestine, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Dec. 9 at the New Middleton Fish and Game Club. The former Bev Dillinger married Ted Kordecki Dec. 26, 1967 at the Beaver County Courthouse. Mr. Kordecki retired from Tubetech after 23 ...

Larry and Kathy Woodburn

Woodburns celebrate golden year

Larry and Kathy Woodburn celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary recently with their immediate family. They were married on Sept. 2. They have three children, Candace (Jon) Bartholow, Lisa (Mike) McCoy and Michelle (Dan) Bowers, and four grandchildren, Emily and Olivia McCoy and Tyler and ...

Richard and Shirley Pifer

Pifers celebrating 60th year

NORTH GEORGETOWN — Shirley and Richard Pifer, North Georgetown, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2-4 p.m. Oct. 8 at the Pearce House, 28959 U.S. Route 62, Damascus. The couple has two daughters, Beverly (David) Carney, Damascus; and Brenda Pifer, North ...

Elaine and Wilmer Lower

Lowers celebrate gold year

LEETONIA — Wilmer and Elaine Lower, Leetonia, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with family and friends at their winter home in Mesa, Ariz., as well as a cruise in June to the Caribbean. The former Elaine Long married Wilmer Lower on Sept. 23, 1967 at St. Paul Lutheran ...

Grace and Tony Krukowski with Bishop George V. Murry

50 years for Lisbon couple

LISBON — Grace and Tony Krukowski celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary June 11 with a special mass led by Bishop George V. Murry, S.J., at St. Columbo Cathedral in Youngstown. The former Grace Toth married Tony Krukowski July 15, 1967 at Christ the King Catholic Church in Ambridge, Pa. ...

Nora and Louis Hussar

Salem couple marks 65th year

SALEM — Nora and Louis Hussar of Salem will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Aug. 9. The former Nora Zimmerman married Louis Hussar Aug. 9, 1952 at Rogers Methodist Church. Mr. Hussar, son of the late Louis and Mildred Hussar, was a master upholsterer and retired in 2007 from ...

Chris and Chuck Clark

Clarks celebrating golden year

COLUMBIANA — Chuck and Chris Clark of Columbiana will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 5 with family. The former Christine Frederick became the bride of Charles Clark on Aug, 5, 1967 at St. Clement Catholic Church in Centerline, Mich. The couple have four children, ...