Mr. and Mrs. Edward Yacuboski, Mocanaqua, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday. They were married on that date in 1963 at St. Adalbert’s Church in Glen Lyon by the late Rev. T. Wroblewski. Their attendants were Irene Byorick Kinahan, Mary Lou Butkoski Zaleski, Barbara Barski-Carrow, Dolores Yacuboski Grabowski, Joseph Greytok, Richard Barski, Lawrence Kuchinski and John Grabowski.
Mrs. Yacuboski is the former Barbara Barski, daughter of the late Joseph and Celia Barski, and is retired from the Luzerne County Courthouse, Domestic Relations section. Mr. Yacuboski is the son of the late Edward and Blanche Yacuboski and is self-employed as a title abstractor.
The couple has three children, Janice Fitzsimons and her husband, Ken, West Grove; Douglas and his wife, Priscilla, Shickshinny, and Philip, Baltimore, Md. They also have three grandchildren, Spencer and Jacob Yacuboski and Sarah Fitzsimons.
They celebrated with a cruise to Bermuda and will have a Mass of thanksgiving on Oct. 19 at St. Mary’s Church, Holy Spirit Parish, Mocanaqua, followed by a dinner at Map’s Restaurant, Nanticoke.