Quakake couple celebrating 35 years
Mr. and Mrs. Gary Smudin of Quakake are celebrating their 35th wedding anniversary.
They were married on Oct. 4, 1975 at Christ Lutheran Church, Barnesville, by the Rev. Ernest Houston.
Mrs. Smudin is the former Shirley Neifert, daughter of Grace (Hinkle) Neifert, Quakake, and the late Elden Neifert.
Mr. Smudin is the son of the late Algerd and Gladys (Lewis) Smudin of Tamaqua.
The Smudins have three daughters: Jamie, wife of Kory Beidleman, Clamtown; Leslie, wife of Ryan Keefer, Cressona; and Tracy, who is engaged to marry Damien Earhart later this month, both of Quakake.
They also have a granddaughter, Shelby Lee Beidleman, and a grandson, Owen Jon Keefer.