Nassau County anniversaries
60thJOSEPHINE AND ANTHONY GALANTE of Glen Cove were wed Oct. 12, 1952, at the Church of St. Rocco in Glen Cove, where they renewed their vows on Oct. 7. They celebrated with a family gathering in Glen Cove. Anthony retired from the Locust Valley school district, and Josephine retired from PMI Motors Corp. They have four children and seven grandchildren.
50thPATRICIA AND THOMAS GRIFFIN of Massapequa Park were wed July 21, 1962, at Immaculate Conception Church in the Bronx. They celebrated with the family in the Turks and Caicos. Tom retired from the Real Estate Board of New York, and Pat is retired from Roslyn Savings Bank. They have three children and five grandchildren.
50thBETTY AND JOSEPH PAPALIA of Rockville Centre were wed Oct. 13, 1962, at St. Agnes Cathedral in Rockville Centre. They celebrated at a dinner with family in Maryland. Joe retired as a Nassau County probation officer. Betty enjoyed a fulfilling career as a school teacher in Rockville Centre. They have two sons and six grandchildren.
50thCONNIE AND FRANK BILELLO formerly of Malverne, now reside in Hobe Sound, Fla. They were wed Sept. 8, 1962, at St. Martin of Tours in Brooklyn. They celebrated with family in August in upstate Lake Skaneateles. They have two sons and four grandchildren.
50thMAUREEN A. AND THOMAS J. DOLAN of Seaford were wed Sept. 29, 1962. They celebrated with family and friends with a party at the Knights of Columbus Memorare Club in Seaford. They have four children and eight grandchildren.
30thVICTORIA LAND JOHN
FRESCHILLA of Malverne were wed Oct. 3, 1982, in Brooklyn. They celebrated with a cruise to Bermuda. John is a construction supervisor, and Victoria was an electrologist/aesthetician and keeps busy with exercise classes and volunteer work. They share a passion for traveling, making winter escapes to their home in Boca Raton, Fla. They have two children.