Sunday, September 25, 2005
XLAS CRUCES, N.M. -- Mr. and Mrs. Robert Walker, 4232 Colt Road, who were married Sept. 17, 1955, at St. Patrick Church in Hubbard, observed their 50th wedding anniversary July 10 at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Austintown, where they have been members.
The couple renewed their marriage vows during a 2 p.m. ceremony and a reception for family members and friends was held immediately afterward.
The family includes Bob and Mandy Walker of Austintown; Bill and Wendy Walker of Morgantown, W.Va.; Alice Bowen of Porter, Texas; Mark and Sharon Walker of Girard; Greg and Nancy Walker of Munhall, Pa.; and Jeff and Patti Walker of Canton. There are 24 grandchildren in the family.
Mrs. Walker, the former Caroline Snyder, was formerly employed at McDonald IGA. Her husband worked at the Giant Eagle in Liberty. After they retired, the Walkers moved to New Mexico four years ago.