Family hosts dinner for Vituses’ 60th


James J. Sr. and Helen E. Vitus marked their 60th anniversary Sept. 25 with a family dinner at Stone Yard Grill in Niles. It was hosted by their children.

Their children are Susan (George) Maillis of Canfield; Kimberly (Dr. Christopher) Zonfa of Canton, Ohio; James J. Jr. (Patricia) Vitus of New Middletown; Mark (Karen) Vitus of Campbell; Michael (Elena) Vitus of Poland; and Dr. Carissima (Joseph) Hudson of St. Charles, Mo. They have 14 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Mr. Vitus and the former Helen E. Ragela were married Oct. 6, 1956, at Sacred Heart Church in Youngstown. The couple are members of St. Angela Merici Church, RMI Retirees and 1418 Senior Citizens.

Mrs. Vitus is a homemaker and is a member of Holy Name Ladies Guild.

Mr. Vitus retired in 1990 as a supervisor for RMI Titanium in Niles, where he worked for 31 years. He is a member of Holy Name Society.

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