Mr. and Mrs. William Garrett of Leetonia recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary at a surprise dinner party on June 22 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church.
The former Penny Cross and Mr. Garrett were married on June 22, 1963, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church by the Rev. T.P. Laughner.
Hosting the festivities were the couple's two children, Dave (Kris) Garrett of Rapid City, S.D., and Candie (Troy) DeRhodes of East Palestine; and the couple's grandchildren, Katherine, Gracie and Sam Garrett of Rapid City, S.D., and Nathan and Garrett DeRhodes of East Palestine.
Along with family and friends in attendance were the couple's bridal party, including best man, Phil Crouse of Columbiana and maid of honor, Gwen Clunen of Leetonia.