The Williamses celebrate their 50th anniversary



Donald and Ursula Williams of Youngstown were recently honored for their 50th wedding anniversary during a surprise party at The Saxon Club. The celebration was hosted by the couples’ daughters and their spouses, Lisa (Mike) Francis and Tina (Patrick) Lehman, all of Austintown. Three grandchildren, Alek Francis; Olivia and Joshua Lehman; and one great-granddaughter, Gabriella Francis, complete their family.

Mr. Williams married the former Ursula Brager on April 19, 1969, at the Chapel of Friendly Bells in Youngstown.

Mrs. Williams was a merchandiser for Acosta in Pittsburgh and retired in 2011. She is a member of New Life Church in Poland.

Her husband worked at the Coke Plant for Republic Steel/LTV in Youngstown and Warren and retired in 2001, after 32 years. He also owned and operated Williams Auto Body.