COLUMBIANA - Nicholas and Natalie Marie Hromiko, Old North Street, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a party hosted by their family on June 4 at Drake's Landing, Canfield. They will also celebrate with a trip to the Oglebay Resort, Wheeling, W.Va.
They received blessings on June 5 at the Nativity of Christ Orthodox Church, Youngstown, where they are members. The Very Rev. Stephen Holowach conducted the ceremony.
The former Natalie Marie Gryvnak married Nicholas Hromiko on June 3, 1961 at the St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, Akron. Officiating the ceremony were Rev. John Mason, Akron; and Very Rev. Michael Kapral, Warren.
Nicholas and Natalie Marie Hromiko
Mr. Hromiko served in the United State Army Corporal Missile Battalion for two years and was employed as a mechanical engineering designer with the Van Huffel Tube Corp., Warren, NRM Corporation for 20. He retired from the Danieli Wean Corporation in 1996.
Mrs. Hromiko worked for General Tire, Akron; and Kaiser Refractories, Columbiana. She retired from Joshua Dixon Elementary School in 2004 after 21 years as the school librarian.
The couple have two children, Gregory (Laura) Hromiko, Columbiana; and Gretchen (Donald) Emch, New Waterford. They also have five grandchildren.