Mr., Mrs. Charles Swisher observe 50th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Charles Swisher, Hughesville, will observe their 50th wedding anniversary June 1.

They were married by the Rev. Oscar Sake at Fairview United Methodist Church, Unityville. They are members of Friends Church, Hughesville.

Mrs. Swisher, the former Judy Lee Chestnut, is a native of Muncy. She is the daughter of Leona Chestnut and Bill Wertman, Lairdsville, and the late George Chestnut. She graduated from Hughesville High School in 1962. She retired in 2009 from ManorCare, South Williamsport, as a nurse’s aid.

Mr. Swisher, a native of Muncy, is the son of the late Lois and Charles Swisher. He attended Hughesville High School and later received a GED diploma. He retired in 2005 from Ray Zimmerman’s Electric, Turbotville, as an electrician.

They are the parents of a son, Randy, Hughesville, and two daughters, Heather Scarborough, Montgomery, and Crystal Applegate, Muncy Valley.

There are three grandchildren.

In honor of their anniversary, a celebration hosted by their children and grandchildren is being planned for June 30 at the Lairdsville Fire Hall.