Bishop George V. Murry celebrated a special Mass on June 5 in St. Columba Cathedral, Youngs-town, to mark the wedding anniversaries of 173 couples from the six counties of the diocese. They were honored for a total of 8,177 years of wedded life ranging from 25 to 72 years. Anthony and Mary Centofanti, parishioners of St. Paul Church in Salem, are the longest-married couple at 72 years. This listing includes couples from counties in The Vindicator’s circulation area.
Our Lady of Lourdes, East Palestine: Robert and Ruth Bolan, 53 years.
St. Aloysius, East Liverpool: Carl and Anna Mae Covert, 50 years.
St. John the Evangelist, Summitville: Jerry and Sandra Muck, 50 years.
St. Jude, Columbiana: Phil and Judy Nelson, 40 years.
St. Patrick, Leetonia: Harry H. and Mary Neiheisel, 65 years, and Raymond and Patricia Morelli, 40.
St. Paul, Salem: Anthony and Mary Centofanti, 72 years; Raymond and Mary Lou Schehl, 61; James A. Jr. and Jean K. Rhodes, 60; and Glenn and Theresa Bruderly, 50.
Holy Family, Poland: Russell and Gertrude Baldwin, 66 years; John and Joann Babyak, 56; Joseph and Christina Jeswald, 51; Ernest and Mary Ciarniello, 50; Joseph and Donna Granitto, 50; Nicholas and Frances Jeswald, 50; Eugene and Lorraine Santoro, 50; Robert and Eugenia Missik, 40: Shawn and Renee Mulhall, 25; Kenneth and Margery Truta, 25; and Donald and Kelly Wright, 25.
Holy Trinity, Struthers: Robert and Kathy Price, 40 years.
Immaculate Conception - Sacred Heart of Jesus, Youngstown: Henry and Ellen Testa, 67 years: Michael J. and Lucille V. Congemi, 65; Jim and Connie Korda, 60; and Thomas and Lucille Baron, 50.
Immaculate Heart of Mary, Austintown: Sam and Helen Maiorana, 61 years; Joseph and Karen Furlong, 40; and James and Margaret McCormick, 40.
Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Youngstown: Leonard and Marlene DePinto, 40 years; David and Sandra Greco, 40; Len and Mary Perry, 40: Daniel and Patricia Rossi, 40; Robert and Joanne Schulick, 40; and John and Cindy Torquati, 25.
Sts. Cyril and Methodius, Youngstown: Thomas J. and Bernadette Winsen, 50 years.
St. Ann, Sebring: Harold and Lauretta Amos, 50 years, and Joseph and Carol Keil, 50.
St. Brendan, Youngstown: Mike and Patty Infante, 40 years.
St. Charles Borromeo, Boardman: John and Ellen Hart, 60 years; Eugene and Ruth Ruscello, 51; Joseph and Susan Catullo, 50; John and Mary Congemi, 50; J. Edward and Patricia McMurray, 50: Roy and Eleanor Perry, 50; Arthro and Nelly Mirasol, 40; Tony and Lori Ricchiuti, 25; and Jack Monda and Betty Jo Licata, 25.
St. Christine, Youngstown: Carl and Madelyn Pedaline, 67 years; Eugene and Barbara Krystek, 65; Donald and Marietta Leslie, 50; Patrick and Elaine Lorelli, 50; David and Maryellyn Beil, 40; Larry and Norine Blasko, 40; Richard and Joyce Dowell, 40; Escarlito and Estrellita Sevilla, 40; Richard and Christine Simerlink, 40; Robert and Carol Sinkovich, 40; Richard and Mary Agnes Toman, 40; Edward and Sally Knapick Winsen, 40; and Edward and Karen Hahn, 25.
St. Columba, Youngstown: Frank and Gloria Wielbruda, 50 years, and James and Margaret Flynn, 40.
St. Dominic, Youngstown: Anthony and Antoinette Perry, 63 years; Joseph and Agnes Diorio, 61; Eugene and Anna Lattro, 60; Peter and Theresa Varsho, 60; Michael and Margaret Belcik, 55; Robert and Angela Gilliland, 50; James and Joan Ruffing, 50; Charles R. and Mary Grace Wagner, 50; Thomas and Peggy D’Amico, 40; J. Bernard and Suzanne Fischer, 40; and Frederico and Patricia Scalzo, 40.
St. Edward, Youngstown: Fred and Betty DeLuca, 65 years; Frank and Carmela Clement, 60; and Patsy and Helen Ross, 60.
St. John the Baptist, Campbell: Nicholas and Agnes Krut, 65 years; Joseph and Betty Kavinsky, 50; and Edward and Linda Shannon, 40.
St. Joseph, Austintown: Fred and Mary Ciarniello, 54 years; Lawrence and Jean Carelli, 53; Gary and Mary Rigby, 50; and John and Maria Polak, 40.
St. Joseph the Provider, Campbell: Paul and Eleanor Gozur, 63 years; George and Eileen Kolman, 58; and Jack and Marlene Vanca, 40.
St. Luke, Boardman: Richard J. and Naomi Hart, 60 years; Joseph and Theresa Koken, 56; and Osvaldo and Antoinette Furano, 50.
St. Matthias, Youngstown: Ambrose and Ann Drapcho, 60 years.
St. Michael, Canfield: Reynald and Irene Multari, 60 years; Joseph and Catherine Skebo, 55; Dominic and Sally Grace, 50; Benny and Sharon Mangapora, 50; James and Myra Wright, 50; and George and Renata Kraykovich, 25.
St. Nicholas, Struthers: Patrick and Marian Gentile, 63 years; Ray and Sally Baldelli, 60; John and Phyllis Spagnola, 56; Raymond and Ruth Calcagni, 50; Armand and Grace Pape, 50; Tom and Roseann Brent, 40; Dexter and Rosemary Hollen, 40; George and Susan Brandenstein, 25; Frank and Michele Speziale, 25; Frank and Joann Sylvester, 25; and John and Katherine Urchak, 25.
St. Paul the Apostle, New Middletown: Donald and Doris Denmeade, 57 years; Richard and Patricia Allen, 40; Patrick and Denise Gentile, 40; and William and Janet Scarsella, 40.
St. Rosa de Lima, Campbell: Harold and Maria Meyer, 40 years.
St. Stanislaus, Youngstown: Andrew and Mary Danus, 40 years.
Blessed Sacrament, Warren: William and Kathleen O’Leary, 64 years; Kenneth and Rosemary Furniss, 60; Harry A. and Patricia Salcone, 50; Thomas and Karen Lazor, 40; Dennis and Cheryl Mangan, 40; Ronald and Maureen Marginian, 25; and Don and Robin Super, 25.
Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Niles: Vincent and Anne DiGeronimo, 60 years: John and Norma Entler, 55; Gale and Carmellia Shinaberry, 55; Nicholas and Lillian Masciangelo, 50; and Edward and Mary Jane Mosca, 40.
Our Lady of Perpetual Help, McDonald: Carl and Diane Fossaceca, 25 years.
Queen of the Holy Rosary, Vienna: William and Shirley Merkel, 60 years.
St. James, Warren: Carl and Martha Delahunty, 62 years; Harry and Joanne Ponikvar, 55; William and Margaret Trautmann, 54; Harry and Rosemarie Cancelli, 50; and Barry and Janice Dodgson, 50.
St. Joseph, Warren: Michael and Annabelle Mink, 60 years.
St. Mary, Mineral Ridge: Vito Jr. and Dolores Mele, 60 years, and Richard and Karen Slanina, 25.
St. Mary, Warren: Anthony and Juanita DiCenso, 57 years, and John and Barbara Armstrong, 40.
St. Patrick, Hubbard: Chester and Anne DeSantis, 66 years; Daniel and Ann Williams, 60; Edward and Joanne Yasher, 60; C. Edward and Evelyn Rhodes, 58; Albert and Marcia Sauline, 40; and Magdy and Martha Iskander, 25.
St. Pius X, Warren: Raymond and Mary Joan Mintus, 50 years; and John C. Jr. and Amy Lou Binko, 25.
St. Robert Bellarmine, Cortland: James and Cheryl Zurawick, 25 years.
St. Rose, Girard: John and Theresa Slovasky, 60 years; Frank and Maureen Arundel, 50; Ronald and Loretta Filipan, 50; Richard and Gail Korda, 50; Sam F. and Dahlia Pagano, 50; Ronald and Mary Ellen Britt, 40; Patrick and Linda DeToro, 40; Michael and Theresa Norton, 40; Donald and Kathleen Rotar, 40; and Ronald and Elaine Vesely, 40.
St. Stephen, Niles: Raymond and Doris Pelyhes, 50 years, and Richard and Jane Tock, 50.
St. Thomas the Apostle, Vienna: Nick and Nina Yannucci, 51 years; John and Carol Zinger, 50; Robert and Shirley O’Brien, 40; and Roy and Dianne Setterberg, 40.