Mr., Mrs. Catino observe 50th anniversary

Carol A. (Smolkowicz) and Nicholas R. Catino observed their 50th wedding anniversary June 15, 2018.

They were married by the Rev. Francis Lahout at Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Church, Elysburg.

Mrs. Catino, a native of Elysburg, is the daughter of the late Mary and Alfons Smolkowicz. She graduated from Our Lady of Lourdes, Shamokin, in 1961. She retired as a hair stylist.

Mr. Catino, a native of Shamokin, is the son of the late Justine and John Catino. He graduated from Our Lady of Lourdes, Shamokin, in 1960. He served in the Army during the Vietnam War. He is the owner of Master Contractors Inc.

They are the parents of three sons, Justin J. and Nicholas R., both of Montoursville, and the late John J.; and a daughter, Nicole Selleck, of Montoursville.

There are five grandchildren and one expected in August.

In honor of their anniversary, they went on a cruise to Bermuda and were surprised with a celebration at the Mohegan Sun Ballroom June 16 held by family. and friends.