Mr., Mrs. James Wagner observe 50th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Barbara Wagner observed their 50th wedding anniversary Nov. 2, 2013.

They were married by the Rev. William J. Lippert at St. John United Methodist Church. They are members of State Road United Methodist Church, Linden.

Mrs. Wagner, the former Barbara Stackhouse, is a native of Williamsport. She is the daughter of the late Elizabeth and Roland Stackhouse. She graduated from Williamsport High School in 1961 and is employed by Fink and Stackhouse Inc., as a bookkeeper.

Mr. Wagner, a native of Williamsport, is the son of Elsie Wagner, of Williamsport, and the late Chester Wagner. He graduated from Williamsport High School in 1962 and served in the Air Force from 1962 to 1966. He is employed by Fink and Stackhouse Inc. as a truck driver and mechanic.

They are the parents of two daughters, Paula Beck, of Cogan Station, and Wendy Williams, of Williamsport, and two sons, Wayne, of South Williamsport, and Randy, of Montoursville.

There are eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

In honor of their anniversary, a trip to Wheeling, W.Va., is being planned.