The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio


January 13, 2013


Mr. and Mrs. John Eckenrode of Canonsburg celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with family on Dec. 27, 2012.

John and Margaret (Berus) were married Dec. 27, 1952, at St. Mary’s Church in Conneaut.

They are the parents of John and Pam Eckenrode of Ocean View, Del.; Debbie and Richard Lawson of Finleyville; Bob and Linda Eckenrode, Susan and Dave Rendulic, all of Mount Lebanon; Tom Eckenrode, Charles and Claudia Eckenrode, all of Canonsburg; Mary and Mark Mikec of McMurray; Cindy and Charles Evanoski of Wexford; Janet and Gary Wall of Eighty- Four; Judy and Rob Asbell of Venetia; Brian and Kelly Eckenrode of Gibsonia; Ken and Kelly Eckenrode of Cranberry. They also have 52 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren.

Mr. Eckenrode served as a lieutenant in the Air Force during the Korean War. He retired from Penn Mutual Life Insurance after 45 years and works for Knights of Columbus. He has participated in the National Senior Olympics cycling for several years and has placed two Bronze.

Prior to her retirement, Mrs. Eckenrode worked as a registered nurse at Mercy Hospital for 10 years and Canonsburg Hospital for seven years. She has placed two Silver and six gold in cycling at the National Senior Olympics.

Text Only
  • Celebrations

    For information and forms you can contact Nicki Wilpula, Community Life Editor at

    August 2, 2010

  • Lyon Anniversary Lyon Anniversary

    Mr. and Mrs. Charles Lyon of Saybrook will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on May 1.

    April 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • Tenney Anniversary Tenney Anniversary

    Mr. and Mrs. Christy Tenney of Geneva will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on April 25.

    April 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • Zappitelli Zappitelli

    Mr. and Mrs. Anthony E. Zappitelli of Conneaut will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on May 2.

    April 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • O'Brien Birthday O'Brien Birthday

    Avery O’Brien, daughter of Mike and Tasha (Hubenko) O’Brien Sr. of Conneaut, celebrated her 6th birthday on April 14.

    April 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • Bowser Birthday Bowser Birthday

    JULIAN BOWSER, son of Jake Bowser and Courtney Johnson of Austinburg will celebrate his first birthday May 1.

    April 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • Morano-Frederick Engagement Morano-Frederick Engagement

    Paula Jean Morano and Jonathan Dwayne Frederick announce their engagement and forthcoming wedding.

    April 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • Kase BIRTHDAY Cheyenna Kase

    Cheyenne Kase, daughter of Suzette Garvey of Jefferson and David Kase of Bristolville, will be celebrating her 13th birthday today, April 13.

    April 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • Evans Anniversary Evans Anniversary

    Mr. and Mrs. Gary Evans of Conneaut will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on April 18.

    April 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • Birthday Gonzalez Isabelah "Isa" Gonzalez

    ISABELAH ‘ISA’ GONZALEZ, daughter of Billy and Joanna Morales of North Kingsville, will be celebrating her 16th birthday April 9.

    April 6, 2014 1 Photo