50th: Carlos, Sharon Estadt

Carlos and Sharon Sue (McKitrick) were married Sept. 21, 1963, at The Immaculate Conception Catholic Church at Fulda, Ohio, by the Rev. Father J.J. Donaldson.

She is the daughter of the late Everett, Emma McKitrick. She worked at Marietta Memorial Hospital. Marietta City Schools, and in caregiving.

He is the son of the late Gilbert and Marie Estadt. He worked at Remmington Rand, Kardex and retired after 40 years.

They have three children: Jennifer of Richwood, Ohio, Carlos Jr. of Marysville, Ohio, and Melissa of Marion, Ohio.

They are the grandparents of seven grandchildren: Brandon (Brittnay) of Marysville, Mariha of Richwood, Brittney (Justin) of Cardington, Dustin (Laura) of Marion, Dezrae of Richwood, Bree-Ann, and Sara of Marion. They have four great-grandchildren: Ellison Marie, Brennan Carlos, Liam Wayne and Landon Wynn.

A noon Mass of celebration of love was said at The Basilic of St. Mary of the Assumption on Sept. 22, followed by a celebration with their family at Richwood. Their children also arranged for Mass for their parents at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish in Marysville on Oct. 1.

A future trip to North Carolina to see The NASCAR Hall of Fame and many friends they met during their 50 years of marriage.