• LR20170427_SocAnnOberholtzer
    Oberholtzers married 65 years

    Jay and Rhoda Stauffer Oberholtzer are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary in Panama City, Fla. They were married on May 3, 1952, in a double ceremony with Rhoda’s sister, Ruth Stauffer, and Lloyd Denlinger at the Landis...

    • Posted April 26, 2017
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    Eckerts married 65 years

    Donald and Vera (Mickler) Eckert, Lititz, recently celebrated 65 years of marriage. They were wed April 18, 1952, at St. Paul’s Catholic Church, in Jacksonville Beach, Fla. Donald retired from RCA of Lancaster after 35 years of...

    • Posted April 26, 2017
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    Stauffers married 70 years

    Robert and Betty (Root) Stauffer, of Ephrata, celebrated 70 years together on April 5, 2017. They were married April 5, 1947, at Trinity Lutheran Church, Ephrata, by Rev. Myron A. Eichner. The couple has lived in the...

    • Posted April 12, 2017
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    Pettyjohns married 50 years

    Mr. and Mrs. Russell L. Pettyjohn will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, April 8. The former Rev. Robert Myers married them in 1967 at St. Luke’s United Church of Christ in Lititz. Mrs. Pettyjohn is...

    • Posted April 5, 2017
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    Straws married 50 years

    Irvin E. Straw Jr. and Loris Jean (Snyder) Straw celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary recently. Irvin and Jean were wed Jan. 14, 1967. Irvin met Jean as the tour guide for Jean’s youth group during a Gettysburg...

    • Posted January 18, 2017
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    Kerstetters married 25 years

    Brian and Lorie (Kline) Kerstetter were married Nov. 30, 1991 at Middle Creek Church of the Brethren, Lititz, with the Rev. Paul W. Brubaker and the Rev. Roger Eng officiating. To celebrate this special occasion, a dinner...

    • Posted December 28, 2016
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    Flickingers married 50 years

    William and Shirley (Morrison) Flickinger, of Lititz, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Nov. 26 at a dinner with their immediate family at the Hershey Lodge. Bill “Flick” and Shirley were married on Nov 26, 1966, at...

    • Posted November 30, 2016
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    Koelsches celebrate diamond anniversary

    George W. Koelsch Jr. and Peggy (Houck) Koelsch celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary this week. They were wed Nov. 10, 1956, at First Presbyterian Church, Lancaster. Peggy graduated from New Holland High School and attended St. Joseph’s...

    • Posted November 9, 2016
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    Startzells married 50 years

    Darl and Patricia (Herneisen) Startzell celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Oct. 15. They were married at the Salem Evangelical United Brethren Church in Manheim, in 1966. Darl and Pat met on a blind date set...

    • Posted October 19, 2016
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    Burkes married 50 years

    John and Kathy Burke, of Lititz, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Oct. 15. They were married in Chicago, Ill., on Oct. 15, 1966. They met after John’s sister had suggested they be pen pals while...

    • Posted October 12, 2016
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