Mr. and Mrs. Fred Cross of Howland will celebrate their 64th anniversary on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013.
Mr. Cross and the former Violet F. Baxa were married Oct. 29, 1949, at Second Presbyterian Church in Coraopolis, Pa., officiated by the Rev. Serney.
Mr. Cross was self-employed as a plasterer / remodeler and Mrs. Cross assisted in the business operation.
Both are members of Faith Baptist Church in Niles.
The couple have five children, Christine, Deborah, Junellen, Freddie Joe and Tim. They also have nine grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.