Mr., Mrs. Eugene Burkholder observe 50th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Burkholder, Muncy, observed their 50th wedding anniversary June 29, 2013.

They were married by the Rev. Bowman at First Evangelical Lutheran Church, Watsontown. They are members of Saint John Lutheran “Brick” Church, Montgomery.

Mrs. Burkholder, the former Suzanne Reaser, is a native of Allenwood. She is the daughter of the late Mary and Charles Reaser. She graduated from Warrior Run High School, Turbotville, in 1959, and the former Bloomsburg State College, now Bloomsburg University, in 1963. She retired in 1993 from Muncy School District as a math teacher. She is employed by AAA North Penn, South Williamsport, as a tour escort.

Mr. Burkholder, a native of Muncy, is the son of the late Viola and Carl Burkholder. He graduated from Muncy High School in 1957 and served in the Army from 1958 to 1960. He retired in 1996 from Andritz, Muncy, in the maintenance department.

They are the parents of two daughters, Kelly Puzio, Muncy, and Lori Strieby, Lewisburg.

There are four grandchildren.

In honor of their anniversary, a family dinner celebration hosted by their daughters was held at Station House, Montgomery, on June 29.