Anniversary

Donald and Beulah Igou

Mr. and Mrs. Donald Igou of Altoona celebrated their 66th wedding anniversary on Aug. 16. They were married Aug. 16, 1952, in Winchester, Va. Mrs. Igou is the former Beulah Dickson of Skelp, Sinking Valley. The couple have two sons: Don and his wife, Carol, of Juniata, and Terry of Altoona. ...

Frank and Linda Lang

Mr. and Mrs. Frank Lang of Altoona celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 29. They were married June 29, 1968, at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Altoona. Mrs. Lang is the former Linda Cooper of Altoona. The couple have two children: Alisha Lang-Lum and husband, Will, of ...

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 ...

James and Christine Post

Mr. and Mrs. James Post of Bellmeade celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on July 6. They are planning a cruise to Bermuda in July. They were high school sweethearts and were married July 6, 1968, at St. John’s Catholic Church, Lakemont. Mrs. Post is the former Christine ...

Larry and Kathy Meckley

Mr. and Mrs. Larry Meckley of Hollidaysburg and Naples, Fla., celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a cruise to Bermuda. They were married May 24, 1968, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Altoona. Mrs. Meckley is the former Kathy Jo McDonald of Altoona. The couple have one son, Eric, ...

Andrew and Mary Chamberlain

Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Chamberlain of Roaring Spring celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on July 7. They were married July 7, 1958, in Winchester, Va. Mrs. Chamberlain is the former Mary Cox. The couple have three children: Roger of Imler; Terry and his wife, Beth, of Duncansville; and ...

Richard and Kristie Holsey

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Holsey of Altoona celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary with a family dinner at Longhorn Steakhouse on June 12. They were married June 12, 1993, at Bethesda AME Zion Church, Bethesda, Md. Mrs. Holsey is the former Kristie Larson. The couple have two children: Andrae ...

James and Rosemary Wagner

Mr. and Mrs. James “Bing” Wagner celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a surprise picnic hosted by their granddaughter Tessa Kenawell. They were married on June 29, 1968, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Newry. Mrs. Wagner is the former Rosemary Zeth. The couple have ...

Gary and Bev Shank

Mr. And Mrs. Gary Shank of Roaring Spring celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 22. They were married June 22, 1968, at Holsinger Brethren Church in Bakers Summit. Mrs. Shank is the former Bev Smeltzer. The couple have two children: Stormy of Roaring Spring and Gary R. and his ...

Vincent and Joy Dodson

Mr. and Mrs. Vincent Dodson of Claysburg celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a Viking Rhine River Cruise to Switzerland, Germany, France and The Netherlands. They were married June 15, 1968, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Newry. Mrs. Dodson is the former Joy Roudabush. The ...

Paul and Charlene Clapper

Mr. and Mrs. Paul D. Clapper of Belton, Texas, formerly of Duncansville, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on June 14. They were married June 14, 1958, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Altoona. Mrs. Clapper is the former Charlene Ann White of Altoona. The couple have five ...

Jim and Mary Hillard

Mr. and Mrs. Jim Hillard of Altoona celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on June 12. They were married June 12, 1953, at Wesley Methodist Church, Altoona. Mrs. Hillard is the former Mary Antes. The couple have three children: Jim Hillard and Matt Hillard, and wife, Edith, all of ...

Samuel and Gail Gill

Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Gill of 713 Garber St., Hollidaysburg, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner at the U.S. Hotel Restaurant & Tavern, Hollidaysburg, and a June cruise to Bermuda. They were married May 25, 1968, at the Hollidaysburg Church of the Brethren. Mrs. ...

William and Melissa Horell

Mr. and Mrs. William Horell of Altoona will celebrate their 35th wedding anniversary on June 18. They were married June 18, 1983, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Altoona. Mrs. Horell is the former Melissa Rossman. The couple have two children: Megan of Altoona and Morgan of Falls Church, ...

J. William and Linda Hollobaugh

Mr. and Mrs. J. William Hollobaugh will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. They were married June 1, 1968 at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, Altoona. Mrs. Hollobaugh is the former Linda Martino. They have two children: Jon and his wife, Jeanette, and Renee ...

Robert and Doris Smith

Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Smith of Treasure Lake, DuBois, formerly of Altoona, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday with a party with friends and family at Legion Park, Hollidays-burg. They were married May 25, 1968, at the Church of Christ in Summerville. Mrs. Smith is the ...

Edward and Beverly Muriceak

Mr. and Mrs. Edward Muriceak of 6 Walnut Circle, Cresson, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. The couple were married on June 1, 1968, at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, Gallitzin. Mrs. Muriceak is the former Beverly Pilarz. The couple have three children: Edward W. ...

William and Shirley Mock

Mr. and Mrs. William Mock of Claysburg RD celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on Friday. They were married May 25, 1953, in Cumberland, Md. Mrs. Mock is the former Shirley Berkey. The couple have four children: Duane and his wife, Judy, of Claysburg; Diane Oaks of Roaring Spring; ...

Dennis and Sandra Garwood

Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Gar-wood of Duncansville will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on June 8. They were married June 8, 1968, at the Juniata Grace Brethren Church. Mrs. Garwood is the former Sandra Holliday. The couple have two children: Dwayne and his wife, Christine, of ...

Chester and Carole Boyd

Mr. and Mrs. Chester Boyd celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Feb. 25 with a surprise dinner at Olive Garden. They were married April 19, 1958, at Arch Springs Presbyterian Church, Sinking Valley. Mrs. Boyd is the former Nancy Carole Westley. The couple have four children: Cindy ...