60thHILDEGARD AND KONRAD KRAUSS of East Meadow were wed May 31, 1952, in Oberkotzau, Germany. In 1955 they sailed to the United States on the S.S. America and became citizens in 1960. They celebrated with a dinner at the Carltun in Eisenhower Park. Konrad retired as a dispatcher supervisor at Long Island Bus, formerly MSBA. Hildegard most recently worked for Sears as a sales service representative. They have two children.
50thLINDA AND EDWARD
WHITMAN of Plainview were wed July 3, 1962. They celebrated with a family cruise to the western Caribbean accompanied by their three daughters, sons-in-law and five grandchildren. Ed retired as an electrical engineer/technical director, and Linda retired as a quality control manager. Ed is active with his ham radio hobby, and Linda enjoys exercise classes, puzzles and computer games.
50thHELEN AND MICHAEL STEKARDIS of Brentwood were wed Aug. 11, 1962, at St. Luke's Church in the Bronx. Michael retired as an electrician at Pilgrim Psychiatric Center in West Brentwood. Helen is a homemaker. They have four children and 10 grandchildren.
40thJANET AND EDDIE HARTLING of Bayport were wed June 17, 1972, at St. Mary's R.C. Church in East Islip. They celebrated at a party at the Oar Restaurant in Patchogue hosted by their three children and their spouses. A trip to Italy is planned. Eddie is a retired math teacher from Harborfields High School. Janet is a retired kindergarten teacher from Middle Country school district. They have two granddaughters.
30thJOANNE AND RICHARD
ZIEMBICKI of East Meadow were wed Aug. 28, 1982. They celebrated and renewed vows on a Caribbean cruise. Rich recently retired from Blue Cross/Blue Shield and enjoys playing golf. Joanne is also retired and enjoys crafts and shopping. They winter at their home in Clearwater, Fla. They have five children and six grandchildren.
25thCATHERINE AND GREG
HALLSTEIN of Medford were wed May 15, 1987, at St. Anthony of Padua Church in East Northport. They celebrated with a trip to Costa Rica. They have two children.