Family dinner honors Sandines’ 75th milestone


Mr. and Mrs. Dominic Sandine of Boardman celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary at a private dinner party hosted by their family at the Springfield Grille in Boardman on Nov. 24.

The couple’s five daughters are MaryAnn (Jim) Huesken and Veronica (Bob) Morell of Boardman, Margaret (Jerry) Murphy of Florida, and Sandra Sandine Kertis and Theresa Sandine Leaver of Poland. Completing the family are 13 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.

Mr. Sandine and the former Margaret Kristof were married Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 24, 1938, at Holy Name of Jesus Church.

Mrs. Sandine, a homemaker, is known for her cooking, baking and party-hosting skills.

Mr. Sandine owned Sandine Jewelry & Loan Co. in downtown Youngstown for 47 years before he retired in 1990. He received recognition in the 1930s and 1940s as the area’s table tennis champion and was active in many programs at the downtown YMCA.

The couple are members of St. Christine Church in Youngstown.

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