60thFRAN AND BOB HURLEY, residents of Rockville Centre for 45 years, were married on July 22, 1950, at St. Teresa's of Avila Church in Brooklyn. Their children treated them to a Broadway show, dinner and a night at a hotel. Bob was a member of the New York City Fire Department for 30 years, and Fran was a sales associate at Lord & Taylor in Garden City. They have four children and five grandchildren.


VIRGINIA AND SANTO BIVONE, residents of East Meadow and Delray Beach, Fla., were wed 60 years on June 24. They celebrated by going on a seven-day Caribbean cruise on the Celebrity Solstice with their two sons and their families. They renewed their vows on the ship, with the captain officiating. Santo retired from Sanitary District 6 of West Hempstead in 1982. Virginia retired from Nassau County District Court in 1992. They have five grandchildren.



MELTSNER of Bay Shore were married June 26, 1955. Elaine is a retired Suffolk County Community College English professor. Richard is a certified public accountant in Manhattan. They are avid theatergoers who share their love of the arts with their two children and three grandchildren.


PAT AND JIM NOONE of Farmingdale were married on May 7, 1960. They were blessed at a Mass said by Bishop William Murphy and attended by their family. Their five children, their families and two grandsons gave them a party at the Bellmore Firehouse, and they took a trip to St. Thomas in July. Jim retired from the New York City Department of Corrections, and Pat retired as a secretary for Plainview-Old Bethpage School District and also worked for Chase Bank.


LIBBY AND BOB STEINMANN of Port Washington were married on May 21, 1960. They renewed their vows on that date this spring at St. Peter of Alcantara Church followed by a celebration with family. Bob is a retired Nassau County Police detective. Libby is a homemaker. The celebration continued this summer with a cruise to Bermuda with their three children, their spouses and nine grandchildren.


BERNARDINE AND ANTHONY COSTANZO of North Babylon were married June 12, 1960. They celebrated with a reception at Villa Monaco restaurant in West Islip hosted by their children. Bernadine is a medical transcriptionist at Good Samaritan Hospital. Anthony is retired from the U.S. Postal Service. They have three daughters, three sons-in-law and five grandchildren.

Compiled by Diane Daniels

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