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Anniversaries

Friday, January 4, 2013
Mr. and Mrs. Clyde H. Mase

Mr. and Mrs. Clyde H. Mase of New Ringgold will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary on Saturday.

They were married on Jan. 5, 1943 in Jim Thorpe (formerly Mauch Chunk).

Mrs. Mase is the former Rose Rutch.

The couple have two children: Joan Seyler of Bath, Pa., and Frank Mase of Kennebunk, Maine.

They have four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

A celebration in honor of the occasion is being planned for this coming June.

Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Mr. and Mrs. Vince Gogal

Mr. and Mrs. Vince Gogal of Nesquehoning recently celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary.

They were united in marriage on Nov. 25, 1972 in the Immaculate Conception Church in Nesquehoning by the late Monsignor Michael Dutko and the late Rev. Paul Welkie.

The best man was Joseph Staivecki, former mayor of Nesquehoning. The matron of honor was Audrey Ann Gogal of Nesquehoning.

Mrs. Gogal is the former Gloria Hunadi, daughter of the late Emro and Ann Hunadi.

Her husband is the son of the late John and Mary Gogal.

Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Mr. and Mrs. Maynard Ahner

Mr. and Mrs. Maynard Ahner recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married Nov. 17, 1962 by the Rev. Henry E. Eisenhart in Zion Stone Church in Kreidersville.

Mrs. Ahner is the former Elaine Coleman, daughter of the late Thomas and Bertha Coleman. Her husband is the son of the late Charles and Ida Ahner.

Thursday, November 8, 2012
Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Angelovich

Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Angelovich of Lehighton recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.

They were married on Oct. 27, 1962 at St. John's Lutheran Church in Jim Thorpe.

Mrs. Angelovich is the former Marianne Melicharek, daughter of the late Milan and Mary Melicharek of Jim Thorpe.

Her husband is the son of the late Marian and Michael Angelovich of Lehighton.

The couple have three children, Patty Snyder of Lehighton; Patrina Angelovich of Reading; and Pamela Keer, wife of Bill Keer, of Palmerton.

Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Mr. and Mrs. Clifford W. Shaffer Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. Clifford W. Shaffer Jr. recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married on Oct. 6, 1962 by the late Rev. Harold Engle in the Trinity Lutheran Church in Lehighton.

Mrs. Shaffer is the former Corine Ockenhouse, daughter of the late Kenneth and Carrie Ockenhouse. Her husband is the son of the late Clifford and Pearl Shaffer.

Prior to retiring, Mr. Shaffer was employed by the Bethlehem Steel Company, Bethlehem. Mrs. Shaffer was employed by Maria Rose Company of Palmerton.

Friday, October 26, 2012

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph C. Gyuricsek of Jim Thorpe are celebrating their 66th wedding anniversary today.

They were married on Oct. 26, 1946 in St. John's Lutheran Church, Jim Thorpe by the late Rev. Addison Planz.

Mr. Gyuricsek is retired from the former Bundy Tubing Corp. in Hometown. Mrs. Gyuricsek is the former Helen Goga.

They are the parents of three children: Karen Evans, Joe and Brian, all of Jim Thorpe.

Friday, October 5, 2012
Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. Klotz

Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. Klotz Sr. of Lehighton recently celebrated their 49th wedding anniversary. They were married on Sept. 28, 1963 by the late Rev. Engle.

Mrs. Klotz is the former Mary Ann Labenburg, daughter of the late Gordon Angstead and the late Ellen Angstead. Her husband is the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Blaine Klotz Sr.

Prior to retiring Mr. Klotz was self-employed at B&B Automotive in Lehighton. Mrs. Klotz is employed by the TIMES NEWS.

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Mr. and Mrs. Gary Smudin of Quakake are celebrating their 37th wedding anniversary today. They were married on Oct. 4, 1975 by the Rev. Ernest Houston at Christ Lutheran Church in Barnesville.

Mrs. Smudin is the former Shirley Neifert, daughter of the late Grace and Elden Neifert of Quakake. Her husband is the son of the late Gladys (Lewis) and Algerd Smudin of Tamaqua.

They have three daughters: Jamie, wife of Kory Beidleman of Clamtown; Leslie, wife of Ryan Keefer of Cressona; and Tracy, wife of Damien Earhart of Quakake.

Tuesday, October 2, 2012
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Shubeck

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Shubeck of Nesquehoning recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married on Sept. 29, 1962 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church in Nesquehoning by the late Monsignor Agnello Angelini.

Mrs. Shubeck is the former Gloria Cerchiaro, daughter of the late Frank and Lucia Cerchiaro of Nesquehoning. Her husband is the son of the late Mary Shubeck of Coaldale.

The Shubecks have three children: a daughter, Lisa Shubeck of Nesquehoning; and two sons, Frank Shubeck, and his wife Wendy, and Robert Shubeck, all of Nesquehoning.

Thursday, September 27, 2012
Mr. and Mrs. Frank R. Zlock

Mr. and Mrs. Frank R. Zlock of Tamaqua recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married on Sept. 22, 1962 at Trinity U.C.C., Tamaqua by the Rev. Joseph Miller.

Mrs. Zlock is the former Janice L. Wetterau, daughter of Helen Wetterau of Tamaqua, and the late Paul Wetterau.

Mr. Zlock is the son of the late Paul and Susan Zlock of Lansford.

The couple have two daughters, Janna Scheese, wife of David Scheese of Sinking Spring, Pa.; and Allison Valentine, wife of James Valentine of Lehighton.