NEW CUMBERLAND - Sammie and Karen Tate of New Cumberland celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on March 9.
They were married on March 9, 1963, at Paris Presbyterian Church, with the Rev. Joseph L. Hunter officiating.
He is the son of the late Roxter and Daphne Tate. He is retired from Weirton Steel Corp. after 39 years, including time in the Weirtec division.
She is the daughter of the late John and Elizabeth McAbee. She is retired from the Hancock County Board of Education after 23 years as an executive secretary.
They have three sons: Jeffrey of Mingo Junction, Douglas of New Cumberland and Andrew of Morgantown. There are four grandchildren.
A dinner with family and friends was held at Undo's in Weirton.