Anniversary

Lee and Karen Benton

Mr. and Mrs. Lee Benton of Hollidaysburg celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary with a trip to Ocean City, Md. They were married Sept. 11, 1976, at St. John’s United Church of Christ, Hollidaysburg, by the Rev. Bruce Hankee. Mrs. Benton is the former Karen Lingenfelter. The couple ...

Lowell and Dona Kirk

Mr. and Mrs. Lowell Kirk of Duncansville celebrated their 35th wedding anniversary with a family trip to Disney World. They were married Sept. 26, 1981, at Arch Springs Presbyterian Church. The couple have one son, Brandon and his wife, Lindsey, of Hollidaysburg. Mr. Kirk works at Blair ...

Ronald and Eileen Roefaro

Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Roefaro of Altoona celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a renewal of vows and Mass on Sept. 18 at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Hollidaysburg, followed by a three-week trip to Italy. They were married Sept. 24, 1966, at Holy Child Church, Mansfield. Mrs. ...

Wilbur and Lucy Walk

Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur L. Walk Sr. of Garden Heights, Altoona, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Nov. 6. They were married Nov. 6, 1966, at the Logan Valley Baptist Church, Bellwood. Mrs. Walk is the former Lucille Boyles. The couple have two sons: Wilbur Jr. and his ...

Mark and Lucy Rossi

Mr. and Mrs. Mark J. Rossi of Duncansville recently celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary with a trip to Ocean City, Md. They were married June 28, 1986, at Frankstown Park Missionary Church, Hollidaysburg. Mrs. Rossi is the former Lucy Boston The couple have two children: ...

Wallace and Eleanor Maines

Mr. and Mrs. Wallace Maines of Altoona celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on Oct. 18. They were married on Oct. 18, 1951, at the Blandburg United Methodist Church. Mrs. Maines is the former Eleanor Fishel. They have three children: Jill Zahay of Bloomsburg, Neil of ...

William and Mary Robb

Mr. and Mrs. William Robb of 2000 Juniata Gap Road, Altoona, will celebrate their 47th wedding anniversary on Nov. 8. The couple knew each other their entire lives and were childhood sweethearts. They were married Nov. 8, 1969. Mrs. Robb is the former Mary Eckenrode. Mr. Robb ...

Franklin and Vergie Shannon

Mr. and Mrs. Franklin Shannon of Altoona celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Oct. 22. They were married Oct. 22, 1956, in Hagerstown, Md. Mrs. Shannon is the former Vergie Wilt. The couple have three children: Cindy Barr and Rick of Altoona and Michael of Lake, Mich. They ...