Diocesan Wedding Anniversary Celebration
Tuesday, 31 May 2016 00:00

NEWS RELEASE                144 West Wood Street,
                                                                     Phone: 330-744-8451
                                                                     Fax: 330-742-6448
                                                                     Rev. Monsignor John A. Zuraw, Chancellor

FOR RELEASE Immediate DATE SENT  May 31, 2016
SUBJECT         Diocesan Wedding Anniversary Celebration

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


YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO –Bishop George V. Murry, S.J. will celebrate a special Mass on June 5, 2016, 2:00 p.m. at St. Columba Cathedral, Youngstown to mark the wedding anniversaries of 159 couples who are being honored for a total of 7623 years of wedded life ranging from 25 to 71 years.

Louis & Dorothy Pizzuto, parishioners of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Basilica – St. Anthony of Padua Parish, Youngstown, are celebrating 71 years; and Michael and Lucille Congemi of St. Angela Merici Parish, Youngstown and John and Marguerite Zappitello of Corpus Christ Parish, Conneaut are each celebrating 70 years of marriage.

Other couples celebrating will be:  49 couples married 51-69 years; 52 couples married 50 years; 34 couples will observe 40 years; and 21 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 Cathedral Hall.

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