Couples celebrate anniversaries in 2021 - Catholic Courier

Couples celebrate anniversaries in 2021

Each year, the Catholic Courier publishes a list of couples who are celebrating 25, 50 and 50-plus years of marriage. The following couples informed the Courier of the milestones they will mark in 2021.

75 Years


Walter & Irene Mace
St. Mary Church
Canandaigua, N.Y.
Oct. 12, 1946


74 Years

Tom & Joyce Savino
St. Patrick Church
Elmira, N.Y.
July 12, 1947


72 Years

Bob & Betty Beers
Sacred Heart Cathedral
Rochester, N.Y.
April 23, 1949


70 Years


Richard & Margaret Redmond
Immaculate Conception Church
Greene, N.Y.
June 16, 1951


Gerald & Nancy Sagona
Holy Trinity Church
Dunkirk, N.Y.
April 7, 1951

John & Stephanie Stenclik
St. Hyacinth Church
Auburn, N.Y.
Sept. 1, 1951


69 Years

Norbert & Bernice Rappl
Immaculate Conception Church
Rochester, N.Y.
Dec. 27, 1952


Richard & Joanne Sousa
Holy Rosary Church
Rochester, N.Y.
May 10, 1952

67 Years

Daniel & Elizabeth Berg
Holy Cross Church
Rochester, N.Y.
Sept. 4, 1954

Algird & Sarah Bertman
Holy Rosary Church
Rochester, N.Y.
Oct. 9, 1954

John & Bernadette Stebler
St. Ambrose Church
Rochester, N.Y.
Aug. 28, 1954


66 Years

Harry & Ethel Freitas
St. Augustine Church
Rochester, N.Y.
May 7, 1955

Ray & Gerry Howarth
Holy Trinity Church
Chicago, Ill.
July 30, 1955

Dave & Ann Rogers
St. Patrick Church
Seneca Falls, N.Y.
June 18, 1955


Carmen & Harriett
Scalise
St. Jerome Church
East Rochester, N.Y.
Aug. 27, 1955

Donald & Sarah Smith
St. Ambrose Church
Rochester, N.Y.
July 30, 1955


65 Years

Joseph & Jean Carrozzi
Our Lady Of Perpetual Help Church
Rochester, N.Y.
July 7, 1956


Eugene & Patricia Mason
St. Michael Church
Newark, N.Y.
June 30, 1956


Raymond & Victoria
Mielcarek
St. Theresa Church
Rochester, N.Y.
June 30, 1956

Gerald & Kathleen Murty
St. Mary Magdalene Church
Buffalo, N.Y.
Sept. 15, 1956

William & Shirley Reber
St. Mary’s Church
Batavia, N.Y.
May 19, 1956


64 Years

Francis & Joyce Brady
St. Patrick Church
Seneca Falls, N.Y.
June 22, 1957

John & Carolyn Gaffney
St. Joseph Church
Rush, N.Y.
Dec. 28, 1957

Paul & Delphine Hoak
Transfiguration Church
Buffalo, N.Y.
Aug. 24, 1957

Gene & Carol LaCapruccia
St. Andrew Church
Rochester, N.Y.
Oct. 19, 1957

William & Gloria Misnick
St. Louis Gonzaga Church
Utica, N.Y.
July 6, 1957

Raymond Jr. & Patricia Naber
St. Florian Church
Buffalo, N.Y.
June 15, 1957

James & Claudette Nobes
St. Jean Baptiste Church
West Warwick, R.I.
June 22, 1957

Rodney & Teresa Palmer
Immaculate Conception Church
Ithaca, N.Y.
July 20, 1957


Frank & Marie Pettrone
St. Anthony of Padua Church
Rochester, N.Y.
Nov. 28, 1957


Paul & Joanne Schmidt
St. Ambrose Church
Rochester, N.Y.
June 29, 1957

John & Mary Kay Vargo
St. Patrick Church
Elmira, N.Y.
April 27, 1957


63 Years

Donald & Diane Nowak
Sacred Heart Cathedral
Rochester, N.Y.
Sep. 6, 1958

Kenneth & Katherine Powell
St. Michael Church
Rochester, N.Y.
May 17, 1958

John & Joan Powers
St. Augustine Church
Rochester, N.Y.
Aug. 16, 1958


Ron & Lois Walker
St. Mary Church
Canandaigua, N.Y.
Nov. 8, 1958


62 Years

Michael & Mary Ann Goth
St. Ann Church
Hornell, N.Y.
Aug. 1, 1959

Lewis & Margaret Lash
St. Francis of Assisi Church
Phelps, N.Y.
Nov. 7, 1959

Bill & Temple Ryan
St. Mary’s Church
Ponca City, Okla.
Sept. 5, 1959

Roger & Pat Waldmiller
St. Gregory the Great Church
Williamsville, N.Y.
Sept. 26, 1959


61 Years

Robert & Constance Cirre
St. Mary Church
Rochester, N.Y.
Nov. 24, 1960

Thompson & Jacqueline Davis
St. Joseph Co-Cathedral
Burlington, Vt.
July 4, 1960

Don & Mary Anne Doane
Our Lady of Good Council Church
Rochester, N.Y.
May 30, 1960

Joseph & Anne Farris
St. Mary Church
Rochester, N.Y.
Oct. 15 1960

Edward & Geraldine Fish
St. Teresa Church
Stanley, N.Y.
June 25, 1960

Lewis & Frances Sovocool
St. Hilary Church
Genoa, N.Y.
April 23, 1960


60 Years

Ronald & Ann Blaessig
St. Patrick Church
Seneca Falls, N.Y.
Sept. 17, 1961

John Jr. & Dolores Boedicker
St. Anthony Church
Elmira, N.Y.
April 22, 1961

Frank & Jane Coriddi
Church of the Annunciation
Rochester, N.Y.
April 15, 1961

Richard & Elaine Dennie
Holy Trinity Church
Webster, N.Y.
July 1, 1961

Bud & Sally Develen
St. Patrick Church
Moravia, N.Y.
June 10, 1961

Augustine & Joyce Fuoco
Good Shepherd Church
Henrietta, N.Y.
Nov. 18, 1961

Jack & Ginny Hoover
Sacred Heart Cathedral
Rochester N.Y.
Nov. 25, 1961

Roger & Margaret Ilardi
St. Joseph’s Church
Athens, Pa.
Feb. 11, 1961

John & Grace Indovino
St. Ambrose Church
Rochester, N.Y.
April 29, 1961

James & Jeanneann LaMonica
St. Cecilia Church
Irondequoit, N.Y.
Aug. 12, 1961

John & Judy Lenzi
St. Jerome Church
East Rochester, N.Y.
June 30, 1961

Terry & Barbara Lindenmuth
St. Jerome Church
Tamaqua, Pa.
July 15, 1961


Joseph & Valerie Liotta
Holy Apostles Church
Rochester, N.Y.
July 15, 1961


Edward & Kathleen Lynd
Corpus Christi Church
Rochester, N.Y.
Sept. 2, 1961

Gerald & Carol Patterson
St. Patrick’s Church
Chateaugay, N.Y.
Aug. 12, 1961

James & Mary Pengal
St. Joseph’s Church
Willimantic, Conn.
Aug. 5, 1961

Richard & Joyce Pirozzolo
St. Anthony Church
Elmira, N.Y.
Sept. 4, 1961

Larry & Tina Robinson
St. Mary’s Church
Blossburg, Pa.
Sept. 2, 1961

Dominick & Joyce Salamida
St. Anthony of Padua Church
Endicott, N.Y.
Sept. 23, 1961

Harry & Bina Williams
St. John Church
Dromtariffe, County Cork, Ireland
June 8, 1961


59 Years

Frank & Frances Brillian
St. Boniface Church
Rochester, N.Y.
Aug. 25, 1962

William & Barbara Kelly
St. Francis de Sales Church
Cleveland, Ohio
Aug. 25, 1962

Addison & Glenna Steven
St. Mark’s Episcopal Church
Newark, N.Y.
June 16, 1962


58 Years


Mario & Lillian Bonfiglio
St. Philip Neri Church
Rochester, N.Y.
April 20, 1963

Charles & Theresa Carver
St. Jerome Church
East Rochester, N.Y.
July 6, 1963

John & Anne Duggan
Holy Ghost Church
Gates, N.Y.
Sept. 28, 1963

Joseph & Patricia Galante
St. Michael Church
Rochester, N.Y.
May 30, 1963

Dcn. Lynn & Peggy Kershner
Our Lady of Lourdes Church
Salt Lake City, Utah
Dec. 28, 1963

William & Janice Scahill
Holy Ghost Church
Gates, N.Y.
Oct. 5, 1963


57 Years

Joseph & Carol Autovino
St. Stanislaus Kostka Church
Rochester, N.Y.
July 8, 1964


56 Years

James & Carol Dalle
St. Lawrence Church
Greece, N.Y.
April 3, 1965

Samuel & Marie Gioia
Holy Redeemer Church
Rochester, N.Y.
Aug. 7, 1965

Charles Jr. & Florence Moffe
St Patrick Church
Elmira, N.Y.
Oct. 16, 1965

David & Margaret Ogi
St. Thomas More Church
Brighton, N.Y.
Nov. 20, 1965

Michael & Nora Root
St. Augustine’s Church
Larchmont, N.Y.
June 13, 1965

Larry & Mary Scrivens
St. Peter’s Church
Lowville, N.Y.
Aug. 7, 1965

David & Katherine Tomer
St. Elias Byzantine Church
Munhall, Pa.
Jan. 2, 1965

Paul & Janet Weitz
St. Salome Church
Irondequoit, N.Y.
Sept. 16, 1961

Gary & Barbara Zaso
St. Ambrose Church
Rochester, N.Y.
July 6, 1965


55 Years

Vincent & Brenda Barone
Our Lady of Lourdes Church
Brighton, N.Y.
Aug. 6, 1966

Larry & Gail DaMore
St. James Church
Irondequoit, N.Y.
June 18, 1966

Thomas & Sharon Fien
Our Lady of Mercy Church
Greece, N.Y.
Dec. 24, 1966

William & Sherry Gabak
St. Mary Church
Auburn, N.Y.
April 23, 1966

Thomas & Mary Hamilton
St. Columba Church
Caledonia, N.Y.
Aug. 20, 1966

Paul & Katherine Jason
St. Theresa Church
Rochester, N.Y.
Oct. 8, 1966

James & Cathleen Kryger
St. Andrew Church
Rochester, N.Y.
Sept. 10, 1966

Gerard & Mary Kuter
St. James Church
Irondequoit, N.Y.
Nov. 5, 1966

David & Charyll Monk
St. John the Evangelist Church
Greece, N.Y.
Nov. 19, 1966


John & Kathleen
Oechsle
St. Josaphat Ukrainian Catholic Church
Rochester, N.Y.
Sept. 3, 1966

Robert & Anne Prevost
Holy Trinity Church
Webster, N.Y.
Aug. 6, 1966

Daile & Diane Rose
St. Michael Church
St. Michael, Pa.
Aug. 6, 1966

William & Sylvia Rudnicki
St. Bernard Church
Buffalo, N.Y.
Jan. 8, 1966

Lyman & Shirley Sheils
St. Mary Church
Bath, N.Y.
Aug. 24, 1966


54 Years

Bob & Kathy Bolam
St. Rita Church
Webster, N.Y.
Nov. 4, 1967

Dcn. Ray and Patricia Defendorf
Sacred Heart Cathedral
Rochester, N.Y.
July 4, 1967

Rick & Sharon Page
St. Mary Church
Clinton, N.Y.
Jan. 21, 1967

James & Patricia Webber
St. Thomas the Apostle Church
Irondequoit, N.Y.
July 15, 1967


53 Years

Richard & Kathleen Bjornholm
Holy Family Church
Union City, N.J.
Feb. 17, 1968

Jim & Margaret Commercial
Sacred Heart of Mary Church
Wolfe Island, Ontario, Canada
Sept. 28, 1968

Sam & Joanne Galusha
St. Francis Xavier Church
Rochester, N.Y.
Oct. 5, 1968

Clifford & Dale Imes
St. Cecilia Church
Irondequoit, N.Y.
Sept. 21, 1968


52 Years

William & Jean Burlingame
Most Holy Redeemer Church
Evergreen Park, Ill.
April 19, 1969

Stephen & Ellen Karnisky
St. Anthony’s Church
Northvale, N.J.
Aug. 30, 1969


Michael & Mary Ann
Kohan
St. Cecilia Church
Elmira, N.Y.
June 21, 1969

James & Lloydene Nati
St. Basil Church
Dushore, Pa.
Sept. 6, 1969


51 Years

Jack & Beverly Bartlett
Holy Cross Church
Rochester, N.Y.
July 25, 1970

John & Susan Connelly
St. Paul of the Cross Church
Honeoye Falls, N.Y.
Sept. 5, 1970

Clarence & Sharon Curley
St. Kieran Church
Berlin, N.H.
June 27, 1970


Ronald & Julie
Kasprzak
St. Barnabas Church
Depew, N.Y.
Aug. 29, 1970

Tim & Mary Kier
St. Charles Borromeo Church
Greece, N.Y.
Aug. 22, 1970

Thomas & Anna Lewandowski
Church of the Annunciation
Rochester, N.Y.
Aug. 1, 1970

Dan & Karen Maginn
St. Thomas the Apostle Church
Irondequoit, N.Y.
June 20, 1970

Paul & Carolyn Marlin
Infant of Prague Church
Cheektowaga N.Y.
May 23, 1970


Brendan & Valerie
O’Riordan
St. Sebastian Church
Woodside, N.Y.
Jan. 31, 1970

Paul & Deborah Short
St. Thomas Church
Slaterville Springs, N.Y.
Oct. 3, 1970

Salvatore & Linda Sorbello
St. Theodore Church
Gates, N.Y.
Sept. 12, 1970

Graydon & Mary Catherine Woodworth
St. Mary Our Mother Church
Horseheads, N.Y.
July 18, 1970


50 Years

William & M. Christine Atkinson
Church of the Sacred Heart
Utica, N.Y.
Aug. 14, 1971

R. Michael & Rose Bennett
St. Anthony Church
Elmira, N.Y.
June 19, 1971

Barry & Maria Briffa
Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church
Rochester, N.Y.
Dec. 18, 1971


Bill & Dawn Briggs
St. Margaret Mary Church
Irondequoit, N.Y.
June 5, 1971


John & Darlene Butler
St. Patrick Church
Victor, N.Y.
Oct. 9, 1971


Ronald & Donna Cassidy
Holy Ghost Church
Gates, N.Y.
Sept. 11, 1971

Royal & Sandra Chamberlain
St. Patrick’s Church
San Jose, Calif.
Jan. 2, 1971

William & Patricia Clark
Blessed Sacrament Church
Staten Island, N.Y.
Aug. 15, 1971

Thomas & Lynn Clifford
Holy Ghost Church
Gates, N.Y.
July 31, 1971


Richard & Janet
Courtright
Holy Apostles Church
Rochester, N.Y.
April 3, 1971

Ralph & Maryann DiTucci
St. Ambrose Church
Rochester, N.Y.
Sept. 16, 1971

Richard & Leslie Doyle
St. Brigid’s Church
Lexington, Mass.
July 17, 1971

Joe & Mary Dubendorfer
St. Mary’s Church
Warren, Ohio
Jan. 16, 1971

Paul & Carol Faker
Holy Rosary Church
Rochester N.Y.
May 1, 1971


Dennis & Kathy Farrell
St. Gregory the Great Church
Bellerose, N.Y.
June 5, 1971

Paul & Maryann Firlit
Holy Trinity Church
Utica, N.Y.
Aug. 28, 1971

Edward & Kathleen Gartz
St. Cecilia Church
Irondequoit, N.Y.
Sept. 25, 1971

John & Judith Gilligan
St. Ambrose Church
Rochester, N.Y.
Feb. 13, 1971


Joseph & Jeanne
Guastaferro
St. Gregory the Great Church
Williamsville, N.Y.
July 31, 1971

James & Frances Hanley
St. Francis of Assisi Church
Auburn, N.Y.
Nov. 13, 1971

Richard & Sandra Hill
University of Rochester Interfaith Chapel
Rochester, N.Y.
Oct. 16, 1971

Richard & Laurie Hochreiter
Holy Family Church
Rochester, N.Y.
May 22, 1971


Joseph & Patricia Janiak
Holy Redeemer Church
Rochester, N.Y.
July 17, 1971


Franklin & Annette Jester
St. Thomas Aquinas Church
Leicester, N.Y.
June 26, 1971

Stephen & Joan Kehoskie
St. Alphonsus Church
Auburn, N.Y.
May 1, 1971

Gary & RoseMarie Lalonde
St. Joseph Church
Camillus N.Y.
Feb. 6, 1971

Anthony & Linda Lattuca
St. Cecilia Church
Rochester, N.Y.
June 12, 1971

Robert & Sharon Laux
St. Anne Church
Rochester, N.Y.
June 26, 1971


Robert & Annette
Leopard
St. Bernard’s Church
Alpena, Mich.
Sept. 18, 1971

John & Mary Jo Lindsley
St. Helen Church
Gates, N.Y.
Sept. 18, 1971

Jery & Joyce Luce
St. Ambrose Church
Rochester, N.Y.
July 3, 1971

Gerald & Roberta Mace
St. Cecilia Church
Irondequoit, N.Y.
June 26, 1971


Philip Jr. & Charmane
Maciuska
Out Lady of Mount Carmel Church
Rochester, N.Y.
Sept. 25, 1971

William & Anne Maier
St. Catherine of Siena Church
Ithaca, N.Y.
Aug. 27, 1971

Mariano Jr. & Jeanne Maira
St. Andrew Church
Rochester N.Y.
June 5, 1971

Donald Jr. & Marie Mann
Our Lady of Lourdes Church
Elmira, N.Y.
May 29, 1971

Robert & Shirley McDonald
St. Michael Church
Newark, N.Y.
Oct. 16, 1971

Ronald & Linda McLaren
St. Charles Borromeo Church
Greece N.Y.
May 29, 1971

Terry & Linda Nevil
St. James Church
Carthage, N.Y.
May 1, 1971

Samuel & Mary Lou Ognibene
St. Helen Church
Gates, N.Y.
July 31, 1971


Norman Jr. & Suzanne
O’Neal
Our Lady of Fatima Church
New Bedford, Mass.
May 29, 1971

John & Kathleen Parucki
St. Lawrence Church
Buffalo, N.Y.
Oct. 9, 1971

Amrut & Mary Jo Patel
St. Thomas the Apostle Church
Irondequoit, N.Y.
June 26, 1971

Richard & Sandra Perry
Blessed Sacrament Church
Tonawanda, N.Y.
April 17, 1971

Thomas & Joan Rohr
St. John the Evangelist
Greece, N.Y.
Oct. 9, 1971

Tom Jr. & Kay Savino
Ss. Peter and Paul Church
Elmira, N.Y.
Aug. 21, 1971

Raymond & Mary Schultheis
Immaculate Conception Church
Wellsville, N.Y.
June 12, 1971

Carmen II & Susan Scoppa
St. Francis Newman Church
Potsdam, N.Y.
Aug. 21, 1971

J. Wixson & Linda Smith
St. Joseph’s Church
LeRoy, N.Y.
Oct. 8, 1971


Michael & Paula Twomey
Corpus Christi Church
Port Chester, N.Y.
Nov. 20, 1971

Kenneth & Geri Waite
St. Theodore Church
Gates, N.Y.
Sept. 25, 1971

Gary & Nancy Wayne
St. John the Baptist Church
Elmira, N.Y.
July 10, 1971

Thomas & Sandra Witmer
St. Stephen Church
Geneva, N.Y.
Oct. 1, 1971


25 Years

Thomas & Maureen Barr
St. Cecilia Church
Elmira, N.Y.
Sept. 14, 1996


Vincenzo & Kimberly
Buonomo
Holy Rosary Church
Rochester, N.Y.
July 20, 1996

Joseph & Patricia Call
St. Mary Church
Elmira, N.Y.
June 28, 1996

Steven & Dawn DeMott
St. Mary Church
Canandaigua, N.Y.
Nov. 9, 1996

Anthony & Cathy Fiordeliso
St. John the Evangelist
Greece, N.Y.
July 20, 1996

Wayne & Gulsah George
St. Philip Neri Church
Rochester, N.Y.
April 13, 1996


Harry & Annette Gleason
Corpus Christi Church
Rochester, N.Y.
Sept. 28, 1996

Clifford & Maura Imes
Holy Trinity Church
Webster, N.Y.
Sept. 21, 1996


Don Jr. & Melissa Kalec
St. Casimir Church
Elmira, N.Y.
Sept. 21, 1996

Kevin & Karen Larkin
St. Mark Church
Greece, N.Y.
June 29, 1996

Paul Jr. & Nicole LeFrois
St. Thomas the Apostle Church
Irondequoit, N.Y.
Sept. 21, 1996

Ray & Patty Macera
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church
Rochester, N.Y.
June 22, 1996

Dcn. Bruno & Dalia Petrauskas
Corpus Christi Church
Rochester, N.Y.
Dec. 5, 1996

Gregory & Kristen Pettis
St. Jude the Apostle Church
Gates, N.Y.
Aug. 3, 1996


Ted & Julie Terrell
Church of the Assumption
Fairport, N.Y.
June 21, 1996

John & Renee Walker
Our Lady Queen of Peace Church
Brighton, N.Y.
Aug. 17, 1996

Blair & Tricia Wilson
St. Mary Church
Rochester, N.Y.
May 25, 1996

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