Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Bowman

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WEIRTON — Former Sen. and Mrs. Edwin Bowman of Weirton celebrated their golden wedding anniversary by renewing their vows in front of family and friends on Aug. 15 at the Williams Golf and Country Club in Weirton

Bowman and the former Kathy Mrvos were married by Justice of the Peace Samuel L. Pierce on Aug. 15, 1967, in Alexandria, Va. Densil Nibert of Shenandoah Valley, W.Va, officiated for the ceremony.

Bowman was a former mayor of Weirton and a W.Va. state senator for four terms. She is retired from the Hancock County Schools as an eighth-grade language arts teacher.

He is the son of the late Edwin C. and Emma Vargo Bowman. She is the daughter of Eileen O’Donnell Mrvos and the late George Mrvos.

The couple, who have one daughter, Kristin, and two grandsons, recently traveled to Aruba for their anniversary.