70th: Edgar and Alma Ginther

Edgar and Alma Ginther

Edgar C. and Alma J. McCreery Ginther of Waterford celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on Sept. 6.

Ed and Alma were married on Sept. 6, 1948 at Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church in Lowell. They were attended by the late Ray and Joanna McCreery Pitt. Edgar is a World War II veteran and retired from the Ohio Power Plant at Waterford. Alma is a retired homemaker.

The couple have nine children, Michael Ginther (Debbie) of Carrollton, Ga.; Philip Ginther (Sharon) of Galion, Ohio; Ann Conrath (David) of Waterford; Patricia Gast (Patrick) of Beverly; Carol Clark (Larry Border) of Beverly; Daniel Ginther (Lori) of Beverly; Martin Ginther (Angela) of Beverly; Matthew Ginther of Cutler; Timothy Ginther (deceased), survived by his wife, Susan, of Beverly.

They have 15 grandchildren, Christopher Ginther (deceased); Andrew Ginther (Tabitha); Benjamin Ginther (Joy); Theresa Ginther; Jonathan Ginther; Natasha Price; Adam Conrath (Ann); Brian Gast (Christina); Anthony Clark; Aaron Clark (Jaycee); Lexi Ginther; Alissa Ginther; Derek Ginther; Brent Ginther; Mitchell Ginther.

They also have 11 great-grandchildren, Grayson, Lucille and Henry Ginther; Aliyah Price; Caroline Conrath; Kendrick, Moira, Sophia and Isaac Gast; and Camren and Caylee Clark.

Anyone wishing to send cards may mail them to 209 Pit Road, Waterford, Ohio, 45786. Also, an open house, hosted by Ed and Alma’s children, will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, at the couple’s home.