Nassau and Suffolk anniversaries
60thDOLORES AND EDWARD SCICCHITANOof Bethpage were wed on June 13, 1953, at Regina Pacis Church in Brooklyn. They celebrated with family at Ciminelli's Pizzeria & Restaurant in Bethpage. They grew up in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, as childhood friends. They have five children, two of whom are deceased, and 10 grandchildren.
55thDIANE AND PAUL LESNIAKof Ridge, formerly of Bellmore, were wed June 7, 1958. They celebrated with a European trip in April. Paul retired as president of Anton Waldman Associates woodworking in College Point, Queens. Diane retired as a human resources director at Darby Drugs in Westbury. They have two sons, two daughters-in-law and four grandchildren.
50thDOROTHY AND PATRICK COLLINSof Bay Shore were wed May 25, 1963. They celebrated on a family cruise to the Bahamas. Dorothy retired from Chase Bank in Hicksville. Patrick retired from the New York City Transit Police Department. They have three children and six grandchildren.
50thGERALDINE AND JOHN REESEof Centereach were wed May 25, 1963, at Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal Church in Ridgewood, Queens. They celebrated with a dinner at Three Village Inn in Stony Brook hosted by their three children and their spouses. The celebration continued on a trip to Bermuda. Jack is a retired butcher from the A&P and Cornell Cooperative Extension (Suffolk County Farm) in Yaphank. Gerry retired from Lucent Technologies in Melville. They have six grandchildren.
40thGINETTE AND CRAIG
MORRISof Plainview were wed June 2, 1973. They celebrated on a weeklong trip to Hawaii, also attending a family wedding there. Craig is a CPA in Syosset. Ginette works at the same accounting firm. They have one daughter, who was married in July.
35thPAT AND LARRY COLLIERof Levittown were wed July 15, 1978, at Church of the Advent in Westbury. A trip to England is planned. Larry is a foreman at Southern Wine and Spirits in Syosset. Pat is a fourth-grade teacher. They have three children and one grandson.