Wallis Run gardeners cultivate a 65-year marriage


Elsie Mae (Karschner) and Robert E. Eck, of Wallis Run, will observe their 65th wedding anniversary Nov. 12.

They were married by the Rev. Charles Himes in Fairfield Township. The couple are members of Hoffman Methodist Church, Wallis Run.

Mrs. Eck, a native of Montoursville, is the daughter of Margaret M. and Leonard W. Karschner. She graduated from Montoursville High School in 1953 and is a homemaker. She enjoys gardening and painting.

Mr. Eck, a native of Montoursville, is the son of Freida and James Otto Eck. He graduated from Montoursville High School. He is retired and enjoys gardening and tinkering with his antique cars and tractors.

Both enjoy spending time with their family and friends.

They are the parents of two sons, David M. and Wayne R., both of Wallis Run; and two daughters, Karen E. Marden, of Duncannon, and Laurie A., of Williamsport. They have two grandchildren.


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