Mr., Mrs. Blakeney observe 50th anniversary

Margaret Almedia (Rovenolt) and Duane Blakeney, of Turbotville, will observe their 50th wedding anniversary March 28, 2014.

They were married by the Rev. Jim Reed at Trinity Evangelical United Church of Christ, Turbotville.

Mrs. Blakeney, a native of Muncy, is the daughter of the late Edith and Alfred Rovenolt. She graduated from Warrior Run High School, Turbotville, in 1960.

Mr. Blakeney, a native of Hackensack, N.J., is the son of the late Florence and Charles Blakeney. He graduated from Franklin High School, Franklin, N.J., in 1961, and from the former Williamsport Technical Institute, now Pennsylvania College of Technology, in 1964.

They are the parents of two daughters, Renee Spisak, of Corning, N.Y., and Michelle Spencer, of Sharpsburg, Ga., and a son, Justin, of Turbotville.

There are five grandchildren.

In honor of their anniversary, a celebration hosted by their children will be held Friday at Turbotville Community Hall.