Mr., Mrs. Roy Belcher observe 50th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Roy Belcher III, of Williamsport, observed their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 14, 2013. They were married by the Rev. Harold I. Peterson at Memorial Baptist Church, where they are members.

Mrs. Belcher, the former Elizabeth E. Westphal, is a native of Williamsport. She is the daughter of the late Gladys and John Westphal. She graduated from Williamsport High School in 1962 and is employed by Harvest Moon Restaurant as a hostess and cashier.

Mr. Belcher, a native of Williamsport, is the son of the late Emma and Roy Belcher Jr. He graduated from Williamsport High School in 1957 and served in the Air Force from November 1957 to May 1962. He is a co-owner of Belcher’s Fence Co.

They are the parents of a daughter, Kimberly Yonkin, of Great Falls, Mont., and three sons, Chad A., of Bellefonte; Lon D., of Jersey Shore; and Neil S., of Leesburg, Va.

There are nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

In honor of their anniversary a family dinner celebration at Country Cupboard Restaurant, Lewisburg, was held by their sons and families on Sept. 21.