Barbara and Charles Sickles

Mr. and Mrs. Charles H. Sickles of Hanover, formerly of Altoona, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on June 16.

They were married June 16, 1956 at Grace Methodist Church, Altoona. Mrs. Sickles is the former Barbara Ann Taylor.

The couple have two daughters: Rev. Dr. Marianne Grabowski and husband, Charles, of Hanover; and Nancy Weinzierl and husband, Daniel of Harrisburg.

They also have three grandchildren: Maria Reed, Joel Lancaster and Dana Marple; and five great-grandchildren, including a grandson who is deceased.

Charles retired from the former Hayes, Large, Suckling, Fruth & Wedge Architectural Firm after 32 years of service as a construction coordinator.

Barbara retired from Sears & Roebuck Co. after 27 years of service in the accounting office.

Both were active members of First United Methodist Church, Hollidaysburg, for more than 40 years and volunteered for more than 25 years at UPMC Altoona.

The couple is being honored with a card shower. They are both residents at Homewood at Plum Creek in Hanover, PA. Cards may be addressed to Barbara Sickles, 425 Westminster Ave., Hanover, PA 17331.


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