Nassau County anniversaries, Dec. 8:
73rdELSIE AND HOWARD GILBERTof St. James were wed Nov. 27, 1940, in Washington, D.C. Howard is an Army veteran who served in World War II. He is a retired federal agent for the Internal Revenue Service in Manhattan. Elsie was a homemaker. They have three daughters, seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
65thARLINE AND AARON
BEREZOWSKYof Deer Park were wed Nov. 20, 1948, in the Bronx. They celebrated with family and friends at Bella Verde in Deer Park. Arline is a retired teacher from the Elwood school district. Aaron was a production manager in Manhattan's Garment District. They have three children, six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
60thDOROTHY AND DAVID
STOPSKYof Commack were wed Nov. 21, 1953, at the Hopkinson Manor in Brooklyn. They celebrated with family and friends at their daughter's home in Huntington. David is a retired attorney from R.H. Macy & Co. in Manhattan. They have three children and nine grandchildren.
50thCONNIE AND ARTIE
VERSICHELLI of Massapequa were wed Oct. 12, 1963, at St. Rose of Lima Church in Massapequa. They celebrated with family and friends at Maggie's on Park in Massapequa Park. The celebration continued with a trip to Woodloch Pines in the Poconos with their two children, spouses and five grandchildren in November.
45thCLAUDIA AND VINCENT MARIANO of Levittown were wed Oct. 26, 1968, at Our Lady of the Skies Chapel at Kennedy Airport. They celebrated by taking a Baltic cruise followed by a trip to Italy to find their roots. They are both retired. They have five children and five grandchildren.