Anniversaries

Klinesmiths mark golden year

EAST PALESTINE — Bill and Connie Klinesmith of East Palestine, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary recently with a dinner with family and friends. They were married May 26, 1967 at the Trinity United Presbyterian Church in Beaver Falls, Pa (now known as the First Presbyterian ...

Copes celebrating diamond year

NEW WATERFORD — Keith A. and Kay L. Cope recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. Mr. Cope, son of the late Clarence A. and Hazel Billingsly Cope and the former Kay L. Williams, daughter of the late Dale N. and Dorothy E. Martin Williams, were married July 8, 1957 in Hagerstown, ...

60th year for Columbiana couple

COLUMBIANA — The Rev. Charles and Joanie Ready celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary June 8. The couple along with 20 members of their family spent a week in Myrtle Beach. The former Joanie Noble married Charles on June 8, 1957 at the Wildare EUB Church in Cortland, Ohio. The Rev. ...

Salem couple celebrates 60 years

SALEM — Martha and Thomas Sevek, Salem, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary June 22 with a celebration that will be held Saturday with family and friends. The former Martha Bryan married Thomas Sevek June 22, 1957 at St. John’s Catholic Church in Summitville. Mr. Sevek retired in ...

65th year for Leetonia couple

LEETONIA — Larry and Renee Duko are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary on June 28. They were married at St. Patrick’s Church in Leetonia with the Rev. W.W. Maund officiating. Renee, the daughter of Anne and Tony Beltempo, was a kindergarten and third grade teacher in Leetonia ...

50 years for Salem couple

SALEM — Jean and Dwayne Moore will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a dinner hosted by their children at Gervasi Winery, Canton, followed by a cruise up the New England coast into Canada. The former Jeane Sturgell became the bride of Dwayne Moore June 9, 1967 at the Concord ...

Kitzmillers celebrate 60th year

KNOX TOWNSHIP — Joyce and Gene Kitzmiller, of Knox Township, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary June 9. The former Joyce Denny married Gene Kitzmiller on June 9, 1957 at Bethel United Church of Christ after a period of dating while playing in the Stardusters Orchestra. They have ...

Golden year for Salem couple

SALEM — Carol Lee and James Glenn Johnson, Jr., Salem, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an outdoor vowel renewal and reception for invited guests at 2 p.m. June 24 at their home, hosted by their children and Diane Glover. The former Carol Lee Fisher married James Glenn ...

Althouses celebrate 60th year

WINONA — Homer and Marilyn Althouse of Winona celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary April 9 at a gathering, hosted by their children, at the Dutch Village Inn in Columbiana. Forty-five guests were in attendance, including members of the wedding party and their spouses as well as ...

Elliotts celebrate 50 years

COLUMBIANA — Scotte and Felicia Elliott will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with family April 1. The former Felicia Mazzone married Scotte Elliott April 1, 1967 at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in East Palestine. The couple has two sons, Scotte (Jennifer) Elliott and Corey ...