Yankushes celebrate 65th with dinner party


Mr. and Mrs. Peter Yankush


Mr. and Mrs. Peter Yankush of Poland celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on March 14 during a dinner party at Tippecanoe Country Club.

The party was hosted by their children, Dr. Thomas Yankush of Canfield, Diane Yankush-Shattuck of Poland and James Yankush of North Lima.

They have six grand- children, Krista, Mallory, Robby, Tommy, Ryan and Kelsey.

The former Tina Kolunie married Mr. Yankush on March 14, 1948, at St. George Greek Orthodox Church in New Castle, Pa.

The couple are members of St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church in Youngstown and of the Tippecanoe Country Club.

They retired in 1990.

A veteran of the World War II who served in the U.S. Army Air Corps, Mr. Yankush was president of the Youngstown Microfilm Co.

Mrs. Yankush was a secretary at Youngstown Microfilm.

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