65th: Richard, Bertha Pottmeyer

Richard and Bertha Pottmeyer of 113 Keyser St., Devola, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on Sunday, Aug. 11.

They were married on Aug. 11, 1948, at St. John’s Church in Churchtown by the Rev. Father Donaldson.

She is the daughter of the late Leo and Alice Strahler. He is the son of the late Gilbert and Aline Pottmeyer.

They have eight children; Donna Sommer (Nick) of Cincinnati, Janet Steinel (Larry), Judy McCoy, Charlene Hoff (Tom) all of Marietta, Rick (Kim) of South Carolina, Cheryl Miller (Don) Waterford, Kevin (Janell) of Belpre, and Gerald of Parkersburg. They have 23 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.