Anniversaries

Mr. and Mrs. James Byers

WEIRTON — Mr. and Mrs. James Byers of Weirton will be celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary on Friday. Byers and the former Dorothy Banda were united in marriage on Sept. 1, 1957, at Holy Resurrection Serbian Orthodox Church by the Rev. Paul Zelich. He is the son of the late R.A. ...

Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Bowman

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 ...

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Wise

STEUBENVILLE — Mr. and Mrs. Robert “Bobby” Wise of Steubenville celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on Saturday. Wise and the former Mary Alice Bottegal were married on Aug. 26, 1977, at Holy Rosary Catholic Church where they are still members. Wise, son of the late Clyde and ...

Mr. and Mrs. Peter Vojvodich

STEUBENVILLE — Mr. and Mrs. Peter Vojvodich of Steubenvlle recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary at Niagara Falls, N.Y., followed by a celebratory vacation at Myrtle Beach, S.C., with their children and grandchildren. Vojvodich and the former Diane Joyce Dailey were untied in ...

Mr. and Mrs. Larry Starr

STRATTON — Mr. and Mrs. Larry “Lynn” Starr of Stratton will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Monday. Starr and the former Joyce Sheets were married on Aug. 14, 1957, in Maryland. He is the son of the late Frank and Gale Starr and retired from Middletown Paperboard. She is ...

Mr. and Mrs. James Souffrant

WEIRTON — Mr. and Mrs. James D. Souffrant of Weirton are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary today with a party in their honor with family and friends. Souffrant and the former Judy Snatcho were married Aug. 5, 1967, at Noblestown United Presbyterian Church by the Rev. ...

Mr. and Mrs. Gary Collett

FOLLANSBEE — Mr. and Mrs. Gary Collett of Follansbee celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary during a party with family and friends held July 15 at the Follansbee Community House. Collett and the former Linda Crawford were married July 29, 1967. He is the son of the late Troy and ...

Mr. and Mrs. William Cooper

FOLLANSBEE — Mr. and Mrs. William E. “Bill” Cooper of Follansbee will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on July 20. Cooper and the former Bobbie Vickers were married on July 20, 1957, by the late Omar Hall at Follansbee Church of Christ, where they remain active ...

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Faulkner

WEIRTON — Mr. and Mrs. Robert Faulkner recently celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary. Faulkner and the former Joanne Schumacher were married June 28, 1952, at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Weirton. Together they raised six children: Robert Faulkner Jr., Louanne Applegarth, the ...

Mr. and Mrs. James Sutak

FOLLANSBEE — Mr. and Mrs. James Sutak celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 24. Sutak, son of the late Steve and Elizabeth Sutak, and the former Laverne Kobily, daughter of the late Steve and Rose Kobily, were married in Weirton on June 24, 1967. He is retired from Weirton ...