NEW MIDDLETOWN -- A family celebration will be held July 22 at the Timberlanes in Salem to mark the 50th wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Martino, 12 Foster Drive.
Hosts for the festivity will be the couple's children, Judi Seidner of Jacksonville, Fla.; Debi Martino of Washingtonville; Jim Martino of Poland; and Susan Swan of Buford. Seven grandchildren complete their family.
Mr. Martino and the former Rose "Dolly" Masterson were married July 21, 1951, at St. Joseph Church in Youngstown. He served in the U.S. Army and retired in 1992 from General Motors Corp. in Lordstown, where he was a maintenance oiler.
His wife is a homemaker. She is a member of St. Paul Church and its Altar Guild.