Mr., Mrs. Messner observe 35th anniversary

Mary Martha (Schweikle) and Allan Messner, of Williamsport, will observe their 35th wedding anniversary Aug. 25, 2014.

They were married by the Revs. John McLaughlin and Thomas Morningstar at the Church of the Ascension.

Mrs. Messner, a native of Jersey Shore, is the daughter of the late Margie and Harold Schweikle. She graduated from Jersey Shore Area High School in 1974 and from the Williamsport School of Commerce in 1978. She served in the Army Reserve from 1974 to 1978. She is employed by Comfort Keepers as a caregiver.

Mr. Messner, a native of Roaring Branch, is the son of Mary B. Messner and the late Charles Messner. He graduated from Liberty High School in 1974. He worked on his family’s farm and is employed by Laborers Local Union 1180.

They are the parents of a daughter, Laura Harrison, of Cogan Station, and a son, Mark, of Wexford.

In honor of their anniversary, a family trip to Ocean City, Maryland, is being planned.