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    Stoners married 60 years

      James and Joane Stoner are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary on Sept. 15. They were married Sept. 15, 1956, at First United Methodist Church in Ephrata. Over the years, they enjoyed spending time with family at...

    • Posted September 14, 2016
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    Weavers married 50 years

      Leon Z. and Dolores F. (Eberly) Weaver celebrated 50 years of marriage on Aug.13. The couple met on a blind date, and were married at Faith Temple in Reamstown, on Aug. 13, 1966. Leon is currently...

    • Posted August 24, 2016
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    Demmys married 65 years

    Glenn and Shirley Demmy, of Ephrata, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary recently. They were married in the Akron United Zion Church by Glenn’s uncle, the late Rev. Wesley Martin, on July 22, 1951. They began their lives...

    • Posted August 3, 2016
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    Gehmans married 50 years

    Karen (Endy) and Carl Gehman, of Ephrata, will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary this week. They were married July 16, 1966, at St. John’s United Church of Christ, Port Clinton, by the Rev. Joseph H. Heiney....

    • Posted July 13, 2016
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    Snaders married 61 years

    The Snader family enjoyed a picnic on Sunday, June 26, to celebrate the 61st wedding anniversary of Ray and Delores Snader. The couple was married July 2, 1955, by Rev. Daniel Draper, of the Trinity Evangelical Church...

    • Posted July 6, 2016
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    Groomes married 65 years

    Robert and Joanne (Ruffner) Groome will be celebrating their 65th anniversary this week. They have been residents of Ephrata for 54 years. The couple were married June 9, 1951, in Shillington. The Rev. Victor Kroninger officiated. Robert,...

    • Posted June 8, 2016
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    Hestons married 50 years

    Jim and Ronnie Heston, of East Cocalico Township, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a trip to Cuba, and a family luncheon Jim and Ronnie were married on May 14, 1966, at St. John the Evangelist...

    • Posted June 1, 2016
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    Boyers married 50 years

    Robert S. and Sally A. (Crouse) Boyer of East Cocalico celebrated their 50th anniversary this week. They were married April 9, 1966, at Swamp Reformed Church. The ceremony was officiated by Rev. Donald F. Geschwindt. Robert and...

    • Posted April 13, 2016
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    Sauders married 50 years

    Marvin and Betty (Nolt) Sauder will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary this Saturday. They were married at Metzler Mennonite Church on April 9, 1966. Bishop Amos H. Sauder, father of the groom, officiated. The Sauders are members...

    • Posted April 6, 2016
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    Bingemans married 65 years

    Harold and Nancy (Weaver) Bingeman celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on March 11. They were married March 11, 1951, at Hopeland United Brethren Church, Hopeland. Harold served in the Army during World War II. He retired from...

    • Posted March 30, 2016
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