The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

June 23, 2013


Star Beacon

— In celebration of their 50th wedding anniversary Mr. and Mrs. Andrew McElroy of Austinburg renewed their vows at Ormsby Heritage Church in Ormsby, Ontario, Canada, on June 22. A dinner with family and friends followed at Old Schoolhouse Tea Room.

Andrew and Betsy (Howsmon) were married June 29, 1963, at First United Methodist Church in Ashtabula.

The couple’s children and their spouses include Sarah and Tim Tarry of Fort Myers, Fla., and Seth and Julie McElroy of Bel Air, Md. They have four grandchildren, Tyler and Avery Tarry and Karson and Kate McElroy.

Prior to his retirement in 2001 Mr. McElroy was employed as national accounts manager at Plasticolors. Mrs. McElroy retired from teaching at Austinburg Elementary School in 2001. They are members of Austinburg United Church of Christ.