Mr., Mrs. Steppe observe 50th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Steppe, of Nisbet, observed their 50th wedding anniversary Jan. 11, 2014.

They were married by the Rev. Otto Vogt at St. Patrick’s Church, Elmira, N.Y.

Mrs. Steppe, the former Barbara Hafer, is a native of Nisbet. She is the daughter of Edna Hafer and the late Kenneth Hafer Sr. She graduated from South Williamsport High School in 1962. She is a homemaker.

Carl Steppe, a native of Jersey Shore, is the son of the late Agnes J. and Henry L. Steppe. He attended South Williamsport High School and is a self-employed farmer.

They are the parents of three sons, Timothy, Robert and Gerald, all of Nisbet, and a daughter, Terri Flook, of Nisbet.

There are six grandchildren.

In honor of their anniversary, a gathering will be held by their family.