A 50th anniversary celebration at 6 p.m. June 1 honored Mr. and Mrs. Edward Heck of New Springfield at Das Dutch Village Inn in Columbiana.
Their children and grandchildren hosted the party. Their children are Edward A. Heck of Belpre, Ohio, and Dr. Bruce Heck, Dr. Brian Hecht and Dr. Heather Heck, all of Findlay, Ohio. They have nine grandchildren.
The former Shirley McKinney married Mr. Heck June 1, 1963, at St. John Lutheran Church, Petersburg.
Mr. Heck was a metallurgical engineer for Trinity Steel Industries in McKees Rocks, Pa., and retired in August 2011.