50th: John, Sharon Pottmeyer

John F. and Sharon S. Binegar Pottmeyer will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on April 7. They were married by Fr. William Konus on April 7, 1964, at St. Marys Catholic Church in Marietta.

She is the daughter of the late Curtis and Theresa Valentine Binegar and he is the son of the late Ralph Sr. and Helen Huck Pottmeyer. They are the parents of Beth (Steve) Roe and Cindy (Dan) Kern. Their children have followed in their legacy with Steve and Beth celebrating their 25th Anniversary last August and Cindy and Dan will celebrate 25 years this June. They have six grandchildren: Brandon Roe, Kaitlin (Roe) Saylor, Luke Kern, Adam Roe, Allison Kern, and Madison Roe all of Waterford.

She retired as Director of Nursing from the Arbors at Marietta, returned to work and later retired as Director of Nursing at the Marietta Surgery Center. He retired from the Ohio Department of Transportation as a Construction Supervisor.

She enjoys gardening, reading and outings with the Red Hatters while he is an avid fisherman and hunter. They both share a love of camping and travel. They currently reside at 9263 State Route 60, Lowell. There will be an open house April 5 at Our Lady of Mercy Social Hall from 7 to 9 p.m. No gifts please.