Fred and Lucille Sallmen of New Castle marked the 50th anniversary of their wedding July 8 at a family dinner at their residence.
The couple’s children hosted the celebration: Anthony and Antonette Valentino of East Stroudsburg, Pa.; Fred. Jr. and Maureen Sallmen of Boardman; and Shane and Linda Bennett of New Castle. Grandchildren are Anthony Bielski, Brent, Travis and Mickenzie Bennett, and Freddie and Aidan Sallmen.
The couple are members of St. Anthony Church, Bessemer, Pa.
Mrs. Sallmen, who is the former Lucille Pacillo, and Mr. Sallmen were married July 9, 1962, in New Castle.
Mrs. Sallmen is a homemaker.
Mr. Sallmen worked for Rockwell International in Pennsylvania for 20 years until its closing in 1993.