SAKSA: 50th wedding anniversary

COLERAIN – Mr. and Mrs. Steve J. Saksa celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, June 22, with Mass and nuptial blessing at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church, Colerain. They were united in marriage on June 22, 1963 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Wolfhurst with Father Patrick Maher officiating the ceremony.

Saksa is the son of the late Steve and Inez Saksa of Adena and is retired from the Ormet Corporation. His wife, Marge, is the daughter of the late George and Josie Silon of Wolfhurst and is retired from East Ohio Regional Hospital with 30 years service as a Registered Nurse. They both are active members of St. Frances Cabrini Parish and volunteer with Neighborhood Catholic Center in Wheeling.

They are parents of two sons, Steve M. Saksa and his wife, Lisa, and Chris G. Saksa and his wife, Kelli, all of Pickerington, Ohio; grandchildren are Kylee, Sydnee and Blake, Ava, Blaze and Laila.

The couple was honored with a dinner celebration hosted by their children for family and friends at Cabrini Center following the Mass.