Sunday, February 10, 2002
BOARDMAN -- A dinner reception was held Feb. 9 at the Youngstown Club in honor of Mr. and Mrs. Robert D. Hosa, 768 Glenbrook Road, who were celebrating their golden wedding anniversary.
The couple's nephew, the Rev. Thomas Haren of Cleveland, celebrated a Mass of thanksgiving at St. Dominic Church in Youngstown prior to the party.
Hosts for the observance were the couple's children and son-in-law, Carol and Dan Cibock of Florence, S.C., and Michael Hosa of Boardman. Another daughter, Janet Hosa, is deceased.
The former Mary Scheetz and Mr. Hosa were married Feb. 9, 1952, at St. Dominic Church, where they are members and Mr. Hosa is a lector and eucharistic minister.
He served in the U.S. Army and retired in 1982 from Ohio Bell Telephone Co. in Youngstown and Akron, where he was an account executive. He is a past president of the Northside Kiwanis Club.
His wife is a homemaker and member of the church's altar and rosary society.
Two grandchildren complete their family.