Mr., Mrs. Zalonis observe 50th anniversary


Charlotte (Rhoades) and John Zalonis, of South Williamsport, will observe their 50th wedding anniversary on June 22, 2018.

They were married by the Rev. Joseph D’Amico at Immaculate Conception Church, West Pittston. They are members of Hope Muncy Church, Muncy.

Mrs. Zalonis, a native of Kingston, is the daughter of the late Rosalie and Charles Rhoades. She graduated from West Pittston High School in 1964 and received a degree from Bloomsburg State College in 1968. She retired in 2002 from Central Elementary, South Williamsport, as an elementary school teacher.

Mr. Zalonis, a native of Morea Colliery, is the son of the late Anna and John Zalonis. He graduated from Mahonoy Area School, Mahonoy City, in 1963, and received a degree from Bloomsburg State College in 1967. He retired in 1997 from Montgomery Area High School as a high school teacher. He also was an adjunct professor at Lycoming College. He is employed by APL Associates as an educational consultant.

They have two children, Jason Zalonis, of Hummelstown, and Brett Zalonis, of Muncy.

There are six grandchildren.

In honor of their anniversary, a family celebration will be held on June 23, 2018, at Orlie’s Restaurant, Muncy.