Anniversaries Aug. 21

August 21, 1999

The Teaches

Betty and Evan Teach of Falling Waters, W.Va., celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, May 22, 1999, at a dinner party at Williamsport United Methodist Church. The celebration was hosted by their children, William "Bucky" Teach and Debra Teach Moyseenko; their son-in-law, Alex Moyseenko; and their four grandchildren, Jennifer Teach, Jamie Teach, Michael Moyseenko and Katie Moyseenko. Approximately 90 relatives and friends attended the event.

The Teaches were married May 16, 1949, at the home of the Rev. Normett of Hagerstown.

Mrs. Teach is the former Betty Jane Speaker, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. William "Bub" Speaker of Williamsport. She retired in 1983 from A&P Grocery store after 20 years of employment.

Mr. Teach is the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Teach of Pinesburg. He retired in 1987 from Lone Star Cement after 30 years of employment.


The Teaches also celebrated their anniversary with a cruise to Alaska with friends and family.

The Howells

Mr. and Mrs. Calvin L. Howell of Williamsport celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday, Aug. 8, 1999, at a buffet luncheon at Four Points Hotel in Hagerstown. The celebration was attended by friends, family and their daughter and her husband, Cathy L. and Alan R. Dice.

The Howells were married July 31, 1949, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Funkstown by the Rev. Gerald Kauffman.

Mrs. Howell is the daughter of the late William W. and Laura E. Tritch Wolfe. She is a graduate of Washington County School of Nursing. She was a nurse at Washington County Hospital from 1945 to 1963. She is retired.

Mr. Howell is the son of the late Lee R. and Emma C. Mercer Howell. He retired from Southern States Cooperative after 35 years of service.

After 23 years in the Winchester, Va., area, the Howells moved to Hagerstown when Mr. Howell retired in 1986.

The Wachters

Dave and Roberta Wachter, formerly of Hagerstown, now residing in Goldsboro, N.C., celebrated their 40th anniversary Saturday, Aug. 14, 1999.

The Wachters were married Aug. 14, 1959.

They have two children, Dave Jr. and Debra, and three grandchildren.

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