Michael and Alfretta Starzecky

Mr. and Mrs. Michael Thomas “Tom” Starzecky of Tyrone celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on Jan. 8.

A celebration will be held at a future date.

The couple were married Jan. 8, 1952, in Cumberland, Md. Mrs. Starzecky is the former Alfretta McCracken.

They have three children: Gay Price and her husband, Pete, of Christiansburg, Va.; Patrick and his wife, Trish, of Quakertown; and Michael Thomas Jr., who is deceased.

They also have three granddaughters: Lauren Starzecky, Abby Starzecky  and  Jenny Starzecky.

Mr. Starzecky served in the U.S. Air Force doing the Korean War and worked for Verizon for 37 years.

Mrs. Starzecky is a homemaker.