FOLLANSBEE - W. Duane and Carol Heck of Follansbee will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a special dinner.
The couple were married May 6, 1961, at the Presbyterian Church in Follansbee.
Duane is the son of the late William "Bill" and Mildred Heck. He retired from Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel and is currently employed with Brooke County Schools as a bus driver.
She is the daughter of the late Preston and Rebecca Lewis and was raised by Tom and Dorothy Zimmerman. She is employed with REM of W.Va. as a program director.
They have two children: Rebecca Raineri of Follansbee and Douglas of Atlanta.
They have five grandchildren.