Mr., Mrs. Shaffer observe 50th anniversary

Lura A. (Shumway) and David E. Shaffer, of South Williamsport, will observe their 50th wedding anniversary April 8.

They were married by the Rev. John Wiberg at First Baptist Church, Wellsboro.

Mrs. Shaffer is the daughter of the late Beverly (Lincoln) and Lewis G. Shumway. She graduated from Wellsboro High School in 1964. She retired from Little Treasures preschool and day care.

Mr. Shaffer is the son of the late Genevieve (Newcomer) and Charles D. Shaffer. He served in the Army and retired from Bowersox Truck Sales and Service.

They are the parents of a daughter, Julie Williams, and three sons, Scott and Todd Shaffer and the late Craig Shaffer.

They have eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

In honor of their anniversary, a celebration is being planned by their family.