Thomas S. and Susan E. (Firth) Berich, of Yeagertown, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.
They were married on Nov. 30, 1963, at Sacred Heart of Jesus Church.
They celebrated their special anniversary at a party with family at J.P. Edwards.
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Berich
They are the parents of Dr. Bridget Berich Carnicelli and husband, Dr. Glenn Carnicelli, of Harrisburg, and Anthony Berich and wife, Kristin, of Greensburg. They have eight grandchildren.
Thomas is employed at H.C. Kerstetter Insurance/Central Insurers, and is a former teacher at Newport High School.
Susan is retired and was an office manager for Dr. Cem Harmanci.
They are members of Sacred Heart Church.
They attribute the success of their marriage to patience on both parts.