Anniversaries

Steins celebrate 40th anniversary

Keith and Shirley Stein of Mill Hall celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on June 16, 2013.The couple was married in Leicester, N.Y., June 16, 1973, at the Leicester Presbyterian Church.Keith and Shirley are active members at the Blanchard Church of Christ and enjoy spending time with ...

Kellys celebrating 45 years of marriage

Robert and Kathleen Kelly of Woolrich will celebrate their 45th wedding anniversary on Saturday, June 1, and will be honored at a special celebration at the Peter Herdic House in Willilamsport.They were married on that date in 1968 by the Rev. Anthony Harrington. The wedding took place at ...

Couple celebrates 50th anniversary

James and Betty Giles celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on April 6, 2013.A surprise party was held for them in the Fellowship Hall of the Woolrich Community Church. Over 70 friends and family were in attendance.Jim is retired from International Paper and Betty retired from teaching in ...

Hendricks to celebrate 50th anniverary

Terry and Nancy (Kunes) Hendricks will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, June 1.An open house is planned from 2 to 6 p.m. at their home, 313 N. Beach St., Blanchard, and everyone is welcome to stop by and with them well. No gifts please.Dr. and Mrs. Hendricks were married at ...

Couple celebrates 50th anniversary

James and Betty Giles celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on April 6, 2013.A surprise party was held for them in the Fellowship Hall of the Woolrich Community Church. Over 70 friends and family were in attendance.Jim is retired from International Paper and Betty retired from teaching in ...

Couple marks 30 years of marriage

Mark A. and Lori A. Brooks will celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary on May 28, 2013. The couple was married at Lycoming Christian Church, Linden, with officiating clergies Rev. Ronald Savits and Rev. Harry Yoder.They are members of Anthony Baptist Church.Mark is a truck driver with Conway ...

Hendricks to celebrate anniversary

Dr. and Mrs. Terry and Nancy Hendricks will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on June 1, 2013.Friends and Family are cordially invited to a 50th Anniversary Open House in honor of Terry and Nancy on Saturday, June 1, from 2 to a p.m. at their home, 313 N. Beach Street, Blanchard. The ...

McDermits married 25 years ago

Randy and Carol McDermit celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary at a surprise dinner held by their children at Haywood's on the Green on Saturday, May 4.Carol and Randy were married on May 13, 1988 in Mill Hall by District Justice Tom Bossert. At the time, they had their wedding reception ...

Vilellos renew vows for 40th anniversary

Dan and Sharon Vilello, who celebrated their 40th anniversary in December, renewed their marriage vows to each other.The Vilellos of Lock Haven celebrated 40 years of marriage with a surprise renewal of vows in the company of their three daughters and sons-in-law. A celebratory dinner was ...

Stableys mark 60th wedding anniversary

James and Rita Stabley of Mill Hall are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married on April 11, 1953 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Lock Haven.When they were first married, Jim was enlisted in the U.S. Army. Rita traveled with Jim when he was stationed in ...

Kleckners mark 60th wedding anniversary

Bets and Les Kleckner of Lock Haven, are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary today, March 21, 2013.They were married on March 21, 1953, and spent their early years together in Altoona, Troy, Avis and Champaign, Ill. The couple moved to Lock Haven in 1960 when Lester accepted a position ...

How I met my spouse and my first paying job

Editor's Note: This essay was written by Lester Kleckner and published in "Looking Back" magazine in 2012.One day during the summer of 1946 ... on my first paying job helping my aunt prepare for the farmers market... she asked me to walk a half mile to a neighbor's house and request that he ...

Tom and Dianne Peters mark 25th anniversary

Tom and Dianne Peters of Beech Creek celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary on March 5, 2013.They were married on March 5, 1988 in the Blanchard Church of Christ by Rev. Brent Simmons.Tom is a retired teacher from Keystone Central School District. Dianne is a homemaker.They enjoy spending ...

Mitchells mark 50th anniversary

Dave and Linda Mitchell of Beech Creek celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a small gathering in their home.They were married on Feb. 16, 1963 in Flemington by Reverend Wagner.The couple are proud parents of four children - Dori (Scott) Doty of Benton, Jamie (Mike) Brouse of ...

Hales married two years

Billie J. Hale and Billy W. Hale of Jersey Shore will celebrate their two-year wedding anniversary on Jan. 24, 2013.The couple was married in Williamsport on Jan. 24, 2011.They are parents of four children, Matthew, Carolynn, Michenzie and AJ.

Cendomas to observe 30th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Emanuel "Mike" Cendoma of Williamsport will observe their 30th wedding anniversary Jan. 15, 2013.They were married by the Rev. Raymond G. Baker at The Christian Church at Muncy. They are members of Oak Grove Alliance Church.Mrs. Cendoma, the former Stephanie Louise Earnest, is a ...