Oval couple observes their 50th anniversary
Mr. and Mrs. Daniel K. Simmons, of Oval, observed their 50th wedding anniversary on May 2. They were married by Rev. Robert M.A. L. Miller at Faith Lutheran Church in Upper St. Clair, Pa. They have been members of St. James Lutheran Church in Rauchtown since 1984.
The former Nancy Thomas is the daughter of the late Marjorie Orr and Robert D. Thomas Sr. She is a 1969 graduate of Gateway High School, Monroeville.
Dan Simmons is the son of the late Phyllis Dedlow and George Simmons. He is a 1967 graduate of Upper St. Clair High School and a 1971 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh. He retired from Kmart Corp. in 2006.
They are the parents of two daughters, Brenda (Edward) Gair, of Williamsport, and Rebecca Simmons (Christopher Herbst), of Phoenix, Arizona. They have two grandsons. They plan to celebrate with a cruise in the coming year.