POLAND -- Mr. and Mrs. Donato Buccino, 2457 Knollwood Ave., celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary by renewing their nuptial vows during a Mass held Oct. 8 at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church in Youngstown.
Family and friends honored the couple during a dinner party held afterward at the church hall.
Hosts for the event were the couple's children and their spouses, Dr. Patsy and Irene Buccino of Poland and Brad and Roseann Habbe of Poland Township. Completing the family are two grandchildren.
The former Dora Silvestri and Mr. Buccino were married Oct. 6, 1956, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, where they are members.
Mrs. Buccino was born in Ascoli Piceno, Italy, and came to the United States in 1948. She was employed 23 years as a sewer at Moyers Sewing Factory in Youngstown prior to retiring in 1971.
Mr. Buccino was born in Rotello, Campobasso, Italy, and also came to the U.S. in 1948. He retired in 1985 after 34 years of employment with Republic Steel Corp. in Youngstown.
The couple also owned the Nimrod Inn in Youngstown for 23 years before retiring in 1990.