Mr., Mrs. Lawrence Bair observe 65th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Bair, South Williamsport, observed their 65th anniversary on Feb. 7.

They were married by the Rev. Roudolph Brandt at St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Lock Haven. They are members of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church.

Mrs. Bair, the former Luella E. Nierman, is a native of Osmand, Neb. She is the daughter of the late Emilie and Henry Nierman. She graduated from Osmand High School.

Mr. Bair, a native of Williamsport, is the son of the late Edna and Alan Bair. He attended South Williamsport Area High School and served in the Coast Guard aboard the Frigate U.S.S. Evansville for 45 months during World War II. He retired in 1981 from the former Bethlehem Steel Corp.

They are the parents of two daughters, Cynthia L. Huff, Williamsport, and Nadine E. Wolfe, State College; and a son, David L., Williamsport.

There are six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

In honor of their anniversary, a family celebration was held in State College.