Mr., Mrs. Cook observe 50th anniversary

Ruth (Martin) and George E. Cook, of Montgomery, observed their 50th wedding anniversary Dec. 9, 2017.

They were married in Williamsport.

Mrs. Cook is the daughter of the late Florence and Robert James Martin. She graduated from South Williamsport Area High School in 1967. She retired in 2002 from Verizon after 35 years of service.

Mr. Cook, a native of Port Jervis, New York, is the son of the late Pearl and George David Cook. He graduated from Williamsport Area High School in 1966. He retired in 2003 from the Williamsport Area School District after 33 years of service. He was employed as a biology teacher before retirement, and by Pennsylvania College of Technology as an adjunct instructor of environmental science.

They are the parents of a daughter, Lori Ann Cook-Lloyd, of Muncy.

In honor of their anniversary, a celebration will be held by their family at a later date.