Fifty years for Columbiana couple

COLUMBIANA – Mr. and Mrs. Larry Witman, Columbiana, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a dinner for family and friends at the Dutch Village Inn. The celebration was hosted by their children and their spouses.

The former Nancy Dyke married Larry Witman on Jan. 12, 1963 at the Lake Mount Church of Christ parsonage, East Fairfield. Rev. Eugene Marvin performed the ceremony.

Mr. Witman is a retired heavy equipment mechanic, working 30 years for East Fairfield Coal Co.

Mrs. Witman is a retired homemaker.

They have four children, Ron Witman, Melissa (Hyde) Keylor, both of Columbiana; Lori (Jerry) Muraco, East Palestine; and Jason (Amy) Witman, Austintown. They also have four grandchildren and two step-grandchildren.