Carl Ritch and the former Edith D’Altorio were married Oct. 18, 1969, at St. Pius Catholic Church, Warren. The couple are now members of St. Thomas the Apostle in Vienna.
Mr. Ritch retired from J & R Glass and Paint Company in 1996. Mrs. Ritch retired from Thomas Steel Co. in 1982 and Trumbull County Joint Vocational School in 1996.
They were Howland residents for many years and this is the first year the couple are permanent residents of Cortland.
They enjoy traveling, dancing, making crafts and being with friend and relatives.