• 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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  • Martins married 60 years

    Dale and Ethel (Eisenhour) Martin, of Ephrata, will soon be celebrating 60 years of marriage. They wed March 24, 1956, at a private home in East Earl, by Bishop Simon Bucher. Dale was co-owner of Zimmerman Manufacturing,...

    • Posted March 16, 2016
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  • Esbenshades married 75 years

    Adam and Alta (Burkhart) Esbenshade celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary recently. They were married Nov. 15, 1940, at the home of Bishop Paul Graybill, who officiated the ceremony. The Esbenshades were church planters in Alabama, Connecticut, and...

    • Posted December 2, 2015
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  • Bearingers married 60 years

    Ralph and Nedra Bearinger of Denver will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary this week. They were married at Muddy Creek Lutheran Church on Oct. 23, 1955. Ralph retired in 1992 from Herman R. Ewell Inc, Blue Ball,...

    • Posted October 28, 2015
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  • Zimmermans married 60 years

    G. Harold and Irene Zimmerman, of New Holland, formerly of Akron, recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. They were wed Oct. 1, 1955 at Weaverland Mennonite Church, in a ceremony officiated by Bishop Paul Graybill. Harold was...

    • Posted October 28, 2015
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