XNORTH LIMA -- Thomas Sr. and Mary Niddel, 9767 Woodworth Road, North Lima, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary May 7 during an open reception at Woodworth Park in Poland.
The event was hosted by the couple's children and their spouses, Debbie Harkleroad of North Lima, Mary Anne and Larry Kimble of Canfield, Thomas Jr. and Cindy Niddel of Middletown, Tim and Robin Niddel of Poland, Robert and Dora Niddel of Boardman and James Niddel of North Lima. Twelve grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren complete the family.
The former Mary Palace and Mr. Niddel were married May 7,1955, at Epworth Church in Youngstown.
Mrs. Niddel is a homemaker, and Mr. Niddel retired in 1983 from LTV Steel Corp., Brier Hill Works, Youngstown, where he was a billet stocker.