Anniversaries

Mr. and Mrs. Tom Stealey

WEIRTON - Mr. and Mrs. Tom Stealey of Weirton celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary during a surprise party Oct. 17 in the fellowship hall of Weirton Heights Church of Christ.Stealey and the former Connie Swiger were married on Oct. 16, 1965, by the Rev. John May at the parsonage of the ...

Mr. and Mrs. John Yeager Sr.

TORONTO - John and Joan Yeager Sr. of Toronto will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary on Dec. 27.Yeager and the former Joan Wilson were married in Red House, Md., on Dec. 27, 1945.Yeager, an Air Force veteran of World War II who fought in the Philippine Pacific Theater of Operations, ...

Mr. and Mrs. Garner Kelley

WEIRTON - Garner "Hoot" and Deloris Kelley of Weirton will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Tuesday.The couple were married on Dec. 8, 1950, at the Lutheran church in St. Clare, W.Va.He is the son of the late George and Goldie Kelley. He retired from Weirton Steel after 42 years as a ...

Mr. and Mrs. John Proellochs

WELLSBURG - John and Nancy Proellochs of Wellsburg celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary at a family gathering held in Mount Hope, W.Va., near the New River George Bridge.The couple were united in marriage on Oct. 15, 1955.They have four children, four grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.

Mr. and Mrs. Michael Lash

MINGO JUNCTION - Michael and Donna Lash of Mingo Junction are celebrating their 35th wedding anniversary today.They were married on Nov. 8, 1980, at Raynes Baptist Church in Mingo Junction by the Rev. Chuck Leasure.He is the son of Donald Lash, and she is the daughter of Donald and Lois ...

Mr. and Mrs. Edward Fiala

TORONTO - Mr. and Mrs. Edward Fiala of Toronto celebrated their 51st wedding anniversary on Wednesday.The couple were married on Oct. 28, 1964, in Bray's Chapel in Toronto.The son of the late Vernon James and Gertrude Fiala, he was a partner in the former Twin Oaks Lumber Co. and has been the ...

Mr. and Mrs. William Needham

STEUBENVILLE -William and Angeline Needham of Steubenville celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary on Thursday.They were married on Oct. 29, 1960, at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Follansbee.He retired from the payroll department at the Weirton Steel Co. She was employed for many years as a ...

Mr. and Mrs. Ronald McElroy

EAST SPRINGFIELD - Ron and Rayelene McElroy are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary today.A dinner with family and friends will be held.He is the son of the late William and Leona McElroy and late stepmother Sally McElroy. She is the daughter of the late Sherman and Agnes Stone.The are ...

Mr. and Mrs. James Bateman

CADIZ - Mr. and Mrs. James W. Bateman are celebrating their 68th wedding anniversary today.Bateman and the former Norma K. Lockhart were united in marriage on Oct. 25, 1947, by the Rev. Middleton at his home in Georges Run.She is the daughter of the late Joseph and Mae Lockhart.The son of the ...

Mr. and Mrs. Wade Steele Jr.

TORONTO - Wade and Dolores Steele of Toronto celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Oct. 15 with a family dinner.They were married Oct. 15, 1955, at St. Francis Church in Toronto with Monsignor Angelo Cappelli officiating.He is the son of the late Wade and Garnetta Steele and is a retiree ...