Mr. and Mrs. James Bartone of Ashtabula are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. A family dinner in their honor was held Sept. 14 at Guyreino’s Deli.
James and Judy (Rice) were married Sept. 14, 1963, at St. Joseph Church in Ashtabula.
The couple have three children, Lena Hall of Ashtabula; James Bartone Jr. of Huntington Beach, Calif.; and Lisa Hamilton of Jefferson. They also have five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
They are members of St. Joseph Church. Mr. Bartone retired from the Cleveland Electric Illuminating Co. in 1999.