BOARDMAN -- Mr. and Mrs. Jack Burley, 907 Pearson Circle, observed their golden wedding anniversary at a family dinner June 23 at the Holiday Inn.
Hosts for the dinner were the couple's children and their spouses, Kathy and Nick Robatel of Westerville, Jack and Barb Burley of Austintown, Michael Burley of Mission Viejo, Calif., and Colleen and Albert Marchionda of Gahanna.
The couple also renewed their vows June 24 at St. Matthias Church, where they received a papal blessing. A luncheon was held after the Mass at the home of Jack and Barb Burley. Eight grandchildren complete their family.
Mr. Burley and the former Jeanne Hatala were married June 23, 1951, at St. Elizabeth Church in Campbell. He served in the U.S. Air Force and retired from GF Business in Youngstown.
The couple are members of St. Matthias Church, and Mrs. Burley belongs to Jednota.
They will further celebrate the occasion on a trip to Biloxi, Miss., the site of their first home.