Anniversary

Maebelle and Elwood Mallery

Mr. and Mrs. Elwood Mallery of Duncansville celebrate their 64th wedding anniversary on Sept. 12. They were married Sept. 12, 1953, in Blue Knob. Mrs. Mallery is the former Maebelle Saltsgiver. Maebelle is the retired owner of Maebelle’s Custom Draperies, Altoona. Elwood is a retired ...

Robert and Debbie Gardner

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Gardner of 208 Atlas Drive, Hollidaysburg, marked their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday. The couple celebrated their anniversary on Sept. 3 with a wedding re-enactment at the Juniata valley Gospel Church, Hollidaysburg. The couple requested no gifts, but donations be ...

Ray and Gretchen Sell

Mr. and Mrs. Ray Sell of Altoona celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Aug. 3. They were married Aug. 3, 1957, at the Broad Avenue Presbyterian Church in Altoona. Mrs. Sell is the former Gretchen Wills. The couple have three daughters: Debbie (Rick) Auker of Altoona, Gail (Eric) ...

John and Linda Potopa

Mr. and Mrs. John Potopa of Altoona celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a visit to Myrtle Beach. They were married Aug. 19, 1967, at Sts. Peter and Paul’s Catholic Church, Altoona. Mrs. Potopa is the former Linda Reed. The couple have two daughters: Krista (Mike) of Elizabethtown ...

Larry and Nancy Harker

Mr. and Mrs. Larry Harker of Duncansville celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary July 31 with a renewal of their wedding vows followed by a reception dinner. They were married Aug. 3, 1957, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Altoona. Mrs. Harker is the former Nancy Weidlich. The couple ...

Donald and Virginia Harrington

Mr. and Mrs. Donald Harrington of Hollidays-burg celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family vacation. They were married Aug. 19, 1967, in Fort Wayne, Ind. Mrs. Harrington is the former Virginia Samreta. Following their marriage, the couple lived for nine years in Newark, Del., ...

Terry and Marilyn Dean

Mr. and Mrs. Terry Dean of Duncansville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a renewal of vows with family and friends at their home on June 15. They were married June 15, 1967, in West Palm Beach, Fla. Mrs. Dean is the former Marilyn Bass. The couple have one son, Tony of ...

Kenneth A. and Y. Jean Young

Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth A. Young of Altoona celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 10 with a dinner with family and friends. They also took a trip through New York state as they did on their honeymoon. They were married June 10, 1967, at Altoona Bible Church by Pastor Henry F. ...

Norman and Darlene Drenning

Mr. and Mrs. Norman Drenning celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on June 25 with a party at the Heidelberg Country Club, given by their children. They were married June 28, 1952, at Mardorf United Methodist Church, Altoona. Mrs. Drenning is the former Darlene Wilkins. After their ...

Terry and Marilyn Dean

Mr. and Mrs. Terry Dean of Duncansville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a renewal of vows with family and friends at their home on June 15. They were married June 15, 1967, in West Palm Beach, Fla. Mrs. Dean is the former Marilyn Bass. The couple have one son, Tony of ...

Donald and Bonnie Ward

Donald and Bonnie Ward of The Lutheran Home at Hollidaysburg are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary this month. Bonnie is in a cottage and Donald is in the nursing home at The Lutheran Home. They originally resided on Garber Street with their two children in the early 1970s. They ...

Thomas and Linda McKee

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas McKee of Altoona will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary today with a dinner at Omni Bedford Springs Resort. They were married July 15, 1967, at St. Philip-in-the-Field Episcopal Church, Oreland. Mrs. McKee is the former Linda Wolff. The couple have four ...

George and Elaine Cummings

Mr. and Mrs. George Cummings of Duncansville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on July 1 with family and friends in Hollidaysburg. They were married June 24, 1967. Mrs. Cummings is the former Elaine Noel. The couple have two children: George III and his wife, Kristie, of ...

Marcia and William Hinton

Mr. and Mrs. William Hinton of 1112 N. Juniata St., Hollidaysburg, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 10. They were married June 10, 1967, at Broad Avenue Presbyterian Church, Altoona. Mrs. Hinton is the former Marcia Piper. The couple have two daughters: Autumn Strauss ...

Caroline and Cecil Rhodes

Mr. and Mrs. Cecil Rhodes of 1073 Electric Ave., Altoona, for the past 57 years, celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary with a neighborhood party with family and friends on June 4. They were married June 6, 1947, St. James Lutheran Church, Altoona, by the Rev. Jacob Flegler. Mrs. Rhodes is ...

Judy and Ronald Reffner

Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Reffner of Roaring Spring celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on April 23 with a renewing of their wedding vows at Christ Church, Roaring Spring, with Pastors Joel Kletzing and John Nothwang officiating. A reception followed with family and close friends. They also ...

Betsy and Raymond Wengert

Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Wengert of Altoona celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary May 19 with their family and friends. They were married May 19, 1967, in Winchester, Va. Mrs. Wengert is the former Betsy Nearhoof. The couple have two children, Joseph (Alicia) of Southampton and Wendy ...

Terry and Mickey Seidel

Mr. and Mrs. Mickey Seidel of Altoona celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on May 24. They were married May 24, 1952, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Altoona, by Father Wagner. Mrs. Seidel is the former Terry Brunhuber. The couple have six children: Denise Condrin of Altoona; George, ...

Gloria and Edward Kowalski

Mr. and Mrs. Edward Kowalski of Blue Knob celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on May 6. They were married May 6, 1967, at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, Ashville. Mrs. Kowalski is the former Gloria Watt. The couple have three children: Michael (Beth) of Glasgow, Thomas of ...

Vicky and George Miller

Mr. and Mrs. George Miller of 221 Todd Ave., Hollidaysburg, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a seven-day hiking trip to Machu Picchu, Peru. They were married March 18, 1967, at Juniata Methodist Church. Mrs. Miller is the former Vicky Vicars. The couple have two children: ...