MINGO JUNCTION - Steve and Rita Gaydosh celebrated their 50th anniversary with a blessing of their marriage by the Rev. James Dunfee at St. Agnes Catholic Church and during a dinner given by their children at Giovonni Restaurant in Weirton.
They were married June 29, 1963, at Holy Name Cathedral by the late Rev. John Galea.
He is the son of the late Stephen "Staff" and Mary Marcinko Gaydosh and is the owner of the Hill-N-Dale Auto Mart in Mingo Junction.
She is the daughter of the late John E. "Jack" and Viola Fisher Jones and is a homemaker.
They have three children: Penny Walters of Slippery Rock, Pa., Stephen of Mingo Junction and Jennifer McCourt of Mingo Junction.
Seven grandchildren complete the family.