NORTH JACKSON -- Mr. and Mrs. David Drake, 2074 Rosemont Road, will be honored Dec. 10 at a dinner party at Leo's Ristorante in Howland on the occasion of their golden wedding anniversary.
Invitations for the celebration are being extended by the couple's children, Douglas Drake of New York City, Debra Frost of North Jackson and Jeff Drake of Austintown. Three grandchildren complete their family.
Mr. Drake and the former Carla Fenstermaker were married Dec. 8, 1951, at Calvary Presbyterian Church in Warren. He served in the U.S. Army and Reserves and retired in 1986 from Republic Steel Corp. in Warren, where he was a general foreman. He is a charter member of Meander Lodge 765.
His wife is a homemaker and member of Ida McKinley Order of Eastern Star.
The Drakes belong to First Federated Church.