Mr., Mrs. Truman R. Welch observe 51st anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Truman R. Welch, of Williamsport, observed their 51st wedding anniversary Nov. 9, 2013.

They were married by the Rev. John T. Fowler at Lycoming Church of Christ, Linden.

Mrs. Welch, the former Lois Ann Beamer, is a native of Williamsport. She is the daughter of the late Sarah A. and Harold W. Beamer. She graduated from Williamsport High School in 1961. She retired from Williamsport Area School District and Weis Markets.

Mr. Welch, a native of Linden, is the son of the late Mildred E. and Norman D. Welch. He was honorably discharged from the Army in 1961 and retired from Hon Industries, Rishell Furniture Co.

They are the parents of two sons, Michael R., of Jersey Shore, and William D., of Williamsport.

There are three grandsons.

In honor of their anniversary, a private family dinner was held.