Arnot couple celebrate 64 years of love
Mr. and Mrs. Delmer Kirkendall, of Arnot, observed their 64th wedding anniversary on June 25. The couple eloped and were married by the Rev. Clyde Truax in Elmira Heights, N.Y.
The couple are longtime members and are active in the Arnot Presbyterian Church, now the Arnot Community Church.
The former Lois Bellinger is a native of Blossburg and the daughter of the late Harold and Marian Ogden Bellinger. She graduated from Blossburg High School in 1953 and retired from Liberty Lingerie in 1995.
Delmer is a native of Barton, N.Y., and is the son of the late Luther and Edith Wilson Kirkendall. He attended Liberty High School and served in the 25th Division 725th Ordnance Battalion of the Army. He retired from Ward Manufacturing in 1996.
They are the parents of Cheryl Roan, of Liberty. They have four grandchildren, four stepgrandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and seven stepgreat-grandchildren.