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Anniversaries

Friday, July 18, 2014
Mr. and Mrs. Robert R. Hayman

Mr. and Mrs. Robert R. Hayman of Lehighton are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.

They were married on July 18, 1964, by the Rev. Francis Walter at St. Francis of Assisi Church in Allentown.

Mrs. Hayman is the former Helen Cecelia Grimes, daughter of the late Blanche and Francis Grimes of Coalport.

Her husband is the son of Mary Hayman of Wilkes-Barre and the late Ralph Hayman.

Robert's brother Ronald Hayman served as best man at their wedding.

Helen's sister, Joyce Baker, was matron of honor.

Friday, July 18, 2014
Mr. and Mrs. Richard Hyska

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Hyska of Jim Thorpe will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on July 18. They were married in St. Joseph Catholic Church in Jim Thorpe.

Mrs. Hyska is the former Sheila Snyder, daughter of the late John and Lucy Snyder of Jim Thorpe. She is the owner/cosmetologist at Sheila's Cutting and Styling in Jim Thorpe.

Mr. Hyska is the son of Alberta Hyska of Fairless Hills and the late Leo Hyska. He is a veteran of the U.S. Navy.

Friday, July 18, 2014
Mr. and Mrs. Stanley H. Graver

Mr. and Mrs. Stanley H. Graver recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married July 2, 1954.

Mrs. Graver is the former Connie L. Dietz, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Dietz of Lehighton. Her husband is the son of the late Reuben and Iris Graver of Lehighton.

They have four children: Stanley, and his wife, Elaine, and Ricky, and his wife Julie, all of Lehighton; Allen, and his wife Tammy, of Tamaqua; and Kerry, and his wife, Michelle, of Palmerton. They have six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Monday, June 30, 2014
Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Fogel

Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Fogel of Lehighton recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married on June 26, 1954 at Ben Salem Church in Lehighton.

Mrs. Fogel is the daughter of the late Ralph and Edna Steigerwalt. Her husband is the son of the late Harvey and Flora Fogel.

The couple has two children: Kathy, and her husband, James Henderson; and Jeffery Fogel, and his wife, Ann. They have three grandsons: James Henderson, Andy Fogel and Jesse Fogel.

A surprise party was held in their honor on June 8.

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Mr. and Mrs. Truman Andrews of Franklin Township are observing their 55th wedding anniversary.

They were married on June 27, 1959, at St. Paul's Church in Big Creek by the Rev. Paul Buehrle.

Mrs. Andrews is the former Joy Young, daughter of the late Stella Ahner of Lehighton.

Mr. Andrews is the son of the late Clinton and Marguerite Andrews of Slatington.

He is retired from Bethlehem Steel.

The celebrants have three children: Wendy Bussey-Williams and Marci Warnkin of Lehighton, and Scott Andrews of Lansford.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Stuckley

Raymond and Betty Stuckley of Parryville recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.

They were married June 20, 1964, by Justice of The Peace Neri Kane in Palmerton.

Mrs. Stuckley is the daughter of the late Liona and Kenneth Frohnheiser of Lehighton.

Her husband is the son of the late Raymond and Ardella Stuckley of Parryville.

The couple has five children: Roberta Heiney of Lehighton; Raymond III, husband of Petey of Lehighton; Wadealan, husband of Margie of Missouri; Glenn at home; and the late Robert.

Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Muffley

Maryann and Melvin Muffley of Lehighton recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.

They were married May 16, 1964, by the Rev. Daniel Shook, pastor, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Bowmanstown.

Mrs. Muffley is the daughter of the late John and Stella Behler of Bowmanstown. Her husband is the son of the late Stewart and Arvilla Muffley of Lehighton.

The couple has three children: Rhonda, wife of John Rupell of Lehighton; Malinda, wife of Kyle Eckman of Lehighton; and Kimberly, wife of Matthew Williams of Walnutport.

Friday, June 6, 2014
Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Bollinger

Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Bollinger of Palmerton are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.

They were married on June 6, 1964, at Zion United Church of Christ in Lehighton by the Rev. Alton Leister.

Mrs. Bollinger was the former Eileen DeReamer, daughter of the late Robert and Pauline DeReamer of Lehighton.

Mr. Bollinger is the son of the late Richard and Alverta Bollinger of Palmerton.

The couple has two children: Randy Bollinger and his wife, Amiee, of Palmerton. Brian Bollinger and his wife, Stephanie, also of Palmerton.

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Carter of Forest Inn are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married May 23, 1964, at St. Paul's UCC in Big Creek.

Robert, son of the late Ray and Tess Carter of Forest Inn, is retired from Rencor Corp in New Jersey. Carolyn, a homemaker, is the daughter of the late Ed and Irene Parliman of Franklin Township.

The celebrants have three children: Steve of Palmerton, Scott of Lehighton and Diana, wife of Dwayne Hauser of Franklin Township.

Thursday, May 22, 2014
Mr. and Mrs. David J. Thomas

Betty and David J. Thomas of Lehighton are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.

They were married on May 23, 1964, at St. John's Episcopal Church in Palmerton by the Rev. John Diehl IV.

Mrs. Thomas is the former Betty Furry, daughter of the late Forrest and Mildred Furry of Palmerton.

Mr. Thomas is the son of the late Gordon and Clarentha Thomas of Walnutport.