STRUTHERS -- The Georgeanna Parker Center at Boardman Township Park was the setting Aug. 18 for a reception held in celebration of the 45th wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Percy Rothwell, 77 Morrison St.
Invitations for the event were issued by their family, Herbert and Debbie Rothwell of Cheyenne, Wyo.; Noreen and David Holecko and Paul Rothwell, all of Struthers; Theresa and Mickey Coley of Damascus, Ark.; Pete Rothwell of Baltimore; Michael and Connie Rothwell of Canfield; Mark and Jennifer Rothwell of Columbiana; and Steven and Sherri Rothwell of Youngstown. There are nine grandchildren in the family.
The Rothwells, who were married Aug. 18, 1956, at St. Joseph Church in Youngstown, are members of New Life Assembly of God.
Mrs. Rothwell, the former Patricia Howley, was a child-caregiver with Tiny Tots II prior to retiring in 1998.
Mr. Rothwell served two years with the U.S. Army and retired in 1990 from his position as pressman at The Vindicator.