Mr. and Mrs. Smith observe 50th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Smith, of Jersey Shore, observed their 50th wedding anniversary Dec. 28, 2013.

They were married by the Rev. Harry Klingaman at Trinity United Methodist Church, Jersey Shore.

Mrs. Smith, the former Yvonne Shalett, is the daughter of the late Alyce and Irv Shalett. She retired from Susquehanna Health System.

Donald L. Smith, a native of Jersey Shore, is the son of the late Frances and Harry Smith. He retired in 2000 from Jersey Shore Area School District after 36 years of service as a teacher, coach and athletic director.

They are the parents of two daughters, Kellie Droz and Lisa Lovett.

There are two granddaughters.

In honor of their anniversary, a surprise family vacation to Kure Beach, N.C., is being planned.