Anniversary Announcements

February 12, 1999

The Witmers

Paul and Marie Witmer of Chambersburg, Pa., were honored Saturday, Dec. 20, at a reception celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.

The event was hosted by their five children and their spouses, Dean and Kris Witmer, Larry and Paulette Crider, Mark and Sherry Bricker, Renee Hontz and Barry and Angela Witmer. Their 12 grandchildren and two great-granddaughters join in the celebration.

The Witmers were married Dec. 26, 1948, in Reamstown, Pa., at the Evangelical church.

Mrs. Witmer is the daughter of the late John and Annie Gordichuk. Mr. Witmer is the son of the late Paul and Marcella Witmer.

The Palmers

Mr. and Mrs. Glenn A. Palmer of Myersville, Md., celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, Jan. 16, 1999, at a surprise dinner party at Western Sizzlin' Steakhouse in Hagerstown.


The event was hosted by their son and daughter-in-law, Steve and Judy Palmer. The party was attended by 65 family members and friends.

Mr. and Mrs. Palmer were married Jan. 16, 1949, at Evangelical United Brethren Church in Myersville by the Rev. Karl I. Varner.

Mrs. Palmer is the daughter of the late Albert and Angie Moats of Keedysville.

Mr. Palmer is the son of the late Albert and Olive Palmer of Myersville.

The Palmers have one grandson and four great-grandsons.

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