Richard and Karen Sessamen

Mr. and Mrs. Richard “Dick” Sessamen of Warriors Mark celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary on July 11.

They were married July 11, 1963, in Maryland.

Mrs. Sessamen is the former Karen Dell.

The couple have four children: Steven and his wife, Sherry, of Fredericksburg, Va.; Ronald and his wife, Kathy, of St. John, New Brunswick, Canada; Richard and his wife, Anna, of Warriors Mark; and Kimberly Wiser and her husband, William III, of Tyrone.

They have seven grandchildren: Steven Sessamen II, Megan Sessamen, Simon Wilson, Sarah Wilson, Dustin Rohe, Ryan Sessamen and Brittany Sessamen. They also have eight great-grandchildren.

Mr. Sessamen worked for 43 years at Westvaco, Tyrone.

Mrs. Sessamen worked at Big Yank, Sheetz, Uni-Mart and in childcare.