Mr., Mrs. Luke observe 65th anniversary


Helen Marie (Helminiak) and Joseph Earl Luke, of Williams­port, observed their 65th wedding anniversary April 26, 2017.

They were married by the Rev. Pointek at Mater Dolorosa Church. They are members of St. Boniface Church.

Mrs. Luke, a native of Williamsport, is the daughter of the late Rose and Peter Helminiak. She attended Williamsport Area High School and retired in 2004 from Rose View Center.

Mr. Luke, a native of Williamsport, is the son of the late Martha and Ambrose Luke. He graduated from Williamsport Area High School. He retired as owner and operator of Mr. B’s men’s clothing store.

They are the parents of two sons, Joe Luke, of Williamsport, and the late (infant) Matthew Luke; and five daughters, Chris Hughes, of Montoursville; Becky Hopkin, of Lawrenceville, Georgia; Joanne Barr, of Cogan Station; and Karen DiPalo, and Linda Marinucci, both of Loyalsock Township.

They have 12 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.