Anniversary announcements

April 02, 1999

The Mentzers

Glenton and Dorothy Mentzer of Hagerstown celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary Saturday, March 6, 1999.

They were married in 1934 in Gaithersburg, Md., by the Rev. Frank A. Tyler.

They have a daughter, Barbara E. Flood of Waynesboro, Pa., a son, Michael L. Mentzer of Braddock Heights, Md., two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

The McNamees

Mr. and Mrs. Aldine N. McNamee of Hagerstown were honored at a surprise 50th wedding anniversary party Sunday, Feb. 28, 1999, in Antietam Room of Four Points Hotel in Hagerstown.

Fifty guests, including members of their wedding party, attended the celebration hosted by their son and daughter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Timothy D. McNamee.


Aldine McNamee and the former Madeline P. Spielman were married March 5, 1949, at St. Mark's Lutheran Church in Hagerstown by the Rev. Edward P. Heinze and the Rev. Frederick D. Eyster.

Mrs. McNamee is a 1945 graduate of Hagerstown High School and retired after working at Pangborn Corp. and in the dental offices of Dr. Matthew Summerlin and Dr. Jay Blickenstaff.

Mr. McNamee is a 1946 graduate of Hagerstown High School. He is a veteran of the U.S. Army and is retired from Keebler Corp.

They have one grandson.

The Winders

Billie and Carol Winders of Smithsburg celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday, Dec. 27, 1998, at a surprise party attended by friends and relatives in the social room of Beard's Lutheran Church.

The event was hosted by their daughter, Kim Long; son and daughter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Kirk Winders; and their three grandchildren.

Mr. and Mrs. Winders were married Dec. 26, 1948, at St. Peter's Beard's Lutheran Church near Chewsville by the Rev. Eugene Young.

Mrs. Winders is the former Carol June Haugh, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. William F. Haugh.

Mr. Winders is the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. G. Eugene Winders of Smithsburg.

The Chalupkas

Gerald and Mary Joyce Chalupka celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary Saturday, Sept. 12, 1998, at a reception at St. Paul's Methodist Church Social Room in Big Pool attended by family and friends.

Mr. and Mrs. Chalupka were married Jan. 26, 1974, at Pleasant Grove United Church of Christ by the Rev. Allan K. Toor.

Mrs. Chalupka is the daughter of Mary Margaret Keefer and the late Edward Lee Keefer.

Mr. Chalupka is the son of the late Paul and Lizetta Chalupka.

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