In celebration of their 70th wedding anniversary Mr. and Mrs. August Volpone of Geneva were honored at a surprise party Feb. 28 at Vanna Shores Community Center in Ashtabula.
August and Marian (Gaines) were married Feb. 28, 1944, in Geneva.
The couple have one daughter, Diana Clarke of Chaparral, N.M. They also have two grandchildren, Robert and Jennifer, and four great-grandchildren, Lucas, Robert, Caitlin and Shane.
Prior to his retirement in 1984 Mr. Volpone was auditor for Austin Construction Co.