50th: Dave and Brenda Graber

Dave and Brenda Graber

Dave and Brenda Graber

Dave and Brenda Graber of 190 Indian Run Road in Marietta recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married on Dec. 22, 1967, in Fairfax, Alabama, with the Rev. Lee Barber performing the ceremony. The best man was Dave’s Dad and the Matron of Honor was Brenda’s sister, Linda.

Dave is the son of Margaret Graber of Canton and the late Clarence Graber. Brenda is the daughter of Annie Latham of Valley, Alabama, and the late Brenton Latham.

Dave is retired from American Electric Power after 35 years of service, most recently at Muskingum River Plant. Brenda worked at several different clerical jobs and later as a homemaker and childcare provider for their grandchildren and many neighborhood children, all of whom she loved dearly.

They have three children, Tonya (Benjie) Full of Prosper, Texas; Heath (Heidi) of Pataskala, Ohio; and Laurie of Massillon, Ohio.

Their grandchildren are Brittany Full of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Austin Full and Peyton Full of Prosper, Texas; Brenton, Myles and Chase Graber of Pataskala.