Summers’ celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

EAST LIVERPOOL – George and Jerry Summers celebrated their 50th Anniversary at a surprise party, June 29, 2013. The event was attended by family and friends from all eras of their lives.

They were married June 29, 1963, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Alliance, by Father Gerald Janosik. George’s brother Charles (Ed) Summers and his sister Mary Jane (Summers) Cunningham were witnesses for the couple during the ceremony.

A reception was held at the home of the bride’s parents, Mervin and Virgia Wilson at Berlin Lake in North Benton. The newlyweds honeymooned in Youngstown. The couple have three children and five grandchildren.

George is retired from American Electric Power and Jerry is retired from East Liverpool City Hospital.

Mr. and Mrs. Summers will celebrate their milestone with a cruise of the Hawaiian Islands.

They plan to continue living happily ever after.