Wedding Anniversary Celebration at the Basilica of St. John the Baptist
Wednesday, 07 October 2015 00:00


NEWS RELEASE                     144 West Wood Street,
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                                                                     Rev. Monsignor John A. Zuraw, Chancellor


FOR RELEASE Immediate DATE SENT October 7, 2015
SUBJECT         Wedding Anniversary Celebration at the Basilica of St. John the Baptist

MORE INFO     Office of Pro-Life, Marriage and Family Ministry   330.744.8451 x272

YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO – The Very Reverend Monsignor Robert J. Siffrin, Vicar General of the Diocese of Youngstown, will celebrate a special Mass on October 11, 2015, 2:00 p.m. at the Basilica of St. John the Baptist, Canton, to mark the wedding anniversaries of 54 couples who are being honored for a total of 2724 years of wedded life ranging from 25 to 73 years. Stanley and Anna Mae Duff, parishioners of St. Anthony/All Saints, Canton, are celebrating 73 years of marriage.

Other couples celebrating will be: 21 couples married 51-73 years; 15 couples married 50 years; 10 couples will observe 40 years; and 8 couples will mark 25 years.

The Wedding Anniversary Celebration includes renewal of marriage vows at Mass, and a personalized certificate. A reception will be held for the honored couples and their families following the Mass in the School Hall.

For more information, contact the Office of Pro-Life, Marriage and Family Life at 330-744-8451.

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