Carrs observe 60th anniversary at dinner party
XYOUNGSTOWN -- Family members and close friends attended a dinner party held Feb. 8 at the Upstairs Restaurant in celebration of the 60th wedding anniversary of Dr. and Mrs. Robert V.C. Carr, 117 Robin Hood Way.
The former Grace Elizabeth McLaughlin and Dr. Carr were united in marriage Feb. 11, 1943, at First Mennonite Church in Wadsworth.
They are the parents of Sherry M. Carr of Philadelphia, Dr. Richard V.C. Carr of Allentown, Pa., and Laura C. Korn of Perth, Australia. There are also two grandchildren in the family.
Dr. Carr, a self-employed dentist, retired in 1990. He attended Yale University's Chinese Language School for service in China and served with the U.S. Army for more than four years during World War II. He is a past president of South Side Lions Club and is associated with many philatelic clubs and societies. His wife is a homemaker.