The Rev. Cal and Patricia Matyas King of Cuyahoga Falls celebrated their 56th wedding anniversary during the week of Oct. 8, 2016, together with their family in Mount Airy, N.C., the hometown of Andy Griffith.
Both Warren G. Harding graduates, the Rev. King and the former Patricia Matya were married Oct. 8, 1960, at First United Methodist Church in Warren by the Rev. Theodore C. Mayer.
The Kings have two daughters: Rachel (Rod) Eldred of Conneaut and Evelyn (Kevin) Metcalf of Huntersville, N.C., and six grandchildren.
The Rev. King is a retired United Methodist minister serving 31 years in the East Ohio Conference of the United Methodist Church. He does motivational seminars on humor and is promoting his special project NUF and performs character portrayals. Mrs. King has been a consultant with Mary Kay Cosmetics for 23 years.