Mr., Mrs. Lester Springman observe 50th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Lester Springman, Montoursville, will observe their 50th wedding anniversary on April 20, 2013.

They were married by the Rev. Kenneth Heim in Newberry. They are members of Fairfield United Methodist Church, Montoursville.

Mrs. Springman, the former Ruth Pentz, is a native of Montoursville. She is the daughter of the late Stella and Earl Pentz. She graduated from Montoursville High School in 1953. She was employed by Agricultural Stabilization Conser-vation Service, as a file clerk, from 1953 to 1964. She is a homemaker.

Mr. Springman, a native of Montoursville, is the son of the late Hannah and Ransom Springman. He graduated from Montoursville High School in 1955 and served in the Air Force as a 49th fighter interceptor, from 1955 to 1959. He retired in 1999 from Lycoming Silca Sand Plant, Montoursville, as an auto mechanic.

They are the parents of a son, Duane, Montoursville, and a daughter, Susan Erwin, Marysville.