Nassau County anniversaries, May 12:
65thCLARA AND LOU PRYOR of East Northport were wed April 24, 1948, at St. Nicholas of Tolentine Church in the Bronx. Clara is a member of the Catholic Daughters of St. Anthony of Padua Parish in East Northport, as well as a eucharistic minister. Lou is a past grand knight of the Knights of Columbus of Greenlawn and a weekly volunteer at Northport VA Medical Center. They received the St. Agnes Award in 2010, a citation given to volunteers by the Diocese of Rockville Centre. They have nine children, 15 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
60thFLORENCE AND GERALD (JERRY) FOX, residents of Plainview for 55 years, were wed May 2, 1953. Jerry is retired from Grumman Aerospace Corp. in Bethpage, where he worked as an engineer. He also is president emeritus of the Gustav Mahler Society. Florence is retired from the Nassau County Department of Social Services, where she worked as a career development counselor. They have three daughters and nine grandchildren.
50thMARY AND BOBBY
MCCLOSKEY of Westbury were wed April 20, 1963, at St. Luke's Church in the Bronx. They celebrated April 21 at a surprise party at Frank's Steaks in Jericho. A cruise to Florida and the Bahamas with their four children, eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren is planned in June. Bobby retired from Hostess and, later, from the Bethpage School District. Mary retired from Mercy Hospital in Rockville Centre.
50thFRANCES AND KENNETH SCHULTZ of Medford were wed April 20, 1963, at St. Bartholomew's Roman Catholic Church in Elmhurst, Queens. Kenneth is a retired New York City police officer. Frances is a retired nurse. They met in 1961 while Frances was working for the Red Cross and Kenneth was donating blood. They have 10 children and six grandchildren.
40thPAT AND KYRAN CONNELLY of East Meadow were wed April 7, 1973. A family trip to Disney World is planned, and a trip to Ireland is planned in September. Pat and Kyran own a plumbing business, Connelly & Sons of East Meadow. Pat is also a medical receptionist for ProHealth Care Associates Orthopedic Surgeons in Levittown. They have three sons and four grandsons.