Burt 50th, Piper 70th
Larry and Sherron (Piper) Burt will celebrate 50 years on Nov. 28, 2014.
They were married in 1964 at the Cherry Valley Methodist Church by the Rev. Wertenberger.
They are graduates from the Pymatuning Valley class of 1963.
Larry retired in 2007 after working for Coba Select Sires for 32 years.
Sherron graduated from Nationwide Beauty Academy in Columbus and worked for several shops as well as owning her own shop. She was employed as a cashier at Andover Sparkle Market.
They have three children, Bradfield (Jackie), Melanie (Arthur) and Andrew (Lisa). Melanie passed away in 2004 of diabetes and heart disease. They have six grandchildren, Cody, Garland, Ashlee, Cody Allen, Kyleigh, Taeler and Kirstyn.
George and Edna Mary (Vesey) Piper celebrated 70 years of marriage on July 14, 2014.
They are both graduates of New Lyme Deming School.
They were married in the Dorset Methodist Parsonage by Rev. Smith when George came home on boot leave from the Navy. He was then stationed at the Navy Repair Base in San Diego.
Edna Mary joined him there and worked at Consolidated Aircraft as a Rosie the Riveter.
Their daughter, Sherron, was born there. Their sons, Dennis and Barry, were born when they returned to Ohio.
They tried farming for awhile and then George and Edna Mary both took jobs in the automobile business working in that field for 40 years.
They have three children, eight grandchildren, and 16 great-grandchildren.
There will be a cake and punch reception for Larry and Sherron Burt and George and Edna Mary Piper from 2 to 4 p.m. Aug. 9 at Andover Country Meadows Clubhouse, 6498 state Route 85, Andover. No gifts please.