The Pursell’s celebrate 50 years of marriage

Robert and Carol Pursell, of Williamsport, observed their 50th wedding anniversary Nov. 23, 2018. They were married by the Rev. Msgr. Edward T. Sullivan at the St. Ann Roman Catholic Church, Williamsport.

Carol Pursell is the daughter of the late Kathryn and Joseph Hertzog. She retired from the Williamsport Area School District in 2003.

Robert Pursell is the son of the late Eleanor and Sam Pursell. He retired from the Jersey Shore Steel Company in 2012.

They are the parents of Robert S. Pursell II of Redding, Conn., Erin P. Wissler, of Hamilton, Va., and Alyssa P. Bailey, of Ridgeland, Miss. They have three grandchildren.

In honor of their anniversary, the entire family celebrated together on Hilton Head Island, S.C., in October.