YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO –The Most Reverend David J. Bonnar, Bishop of Youngstown, will celebrate a special Mass on October 10, 2021, 1:00 p.m. at the Basilica of St. John the Baptist, Canton to mark the wedding anniversaries of 47 couples who are being honored for a total of 2286 years of wedded life ranging from 25 to 66 years.
Thomas & Joann Peters of Little Flower Parish, Middlebranch, the longest married of those registered, are celebrating 66 years. Other couples celebrating include: 16 couples married 51-66 years; 15 couples married 50 years; 9 couples will observe 40 years; and 5 couples will mark 25 years.
The Wedding Anniversary Celebration includes renewal of marriage vows at Mass and a personalized certificate. A reception will be held for the honored couples and their families following the Mass in the School Hall, hosted by members of the St. John Guild.
For more information, contact the Office of Pro-Life, Marriage and Family Life at 330-744-8451.