WEIRTON - Mary and John Waskevich of Weirton celebrated their 59th wedding anniversary with family and friends June 11 at the Memorial Hall on Harman Creek Road.
The couple were married June 9, 1951, in St. Nicholas Orthodox Church.
He is the son of the late William and Mary Waskeich, and she is the daughter of the late John and Emily Blanar.
He retired in 1990 with more than 43 years' service with Weirton Steel Corp.
She is a housewife, and they are members of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church.
The have two sons: William John and Paul Andrew. A daughter, Diane Marie, is deceased. There are five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.