60thPAT AND CLIFF SHAVER of Dix Hills were wed May 26, 1951. They celebrated with their matron of honor, best man, family and friends at a luncheon at Shandon Court in East Islip. Cliff is a retired engineer from Grumman in Bethpage. Pat taught at the Deer Park Cooperative Preschool. They have four children and eight grandchildren.
50thROSALIE AND TOM
BUTTACAVOLI of West Islip were wed July 22, 1961, at Sts. Joachim and Anne Church in Queens Village. They celebrated with a party at Villa Monaco in West Islip. A trip visiting six national parks is planned. Tom is a retired electrical engineer. Rosalie retired from Long Island Savings Bank. They have two children and five grandchildren.
50thANN AND STEVE GASPERINO of Lake Grove, formerly of Brooklyn, were wed July 15, 1961. They celebrated with dinner at La Famiglia in Smithtown and a family cruise to Bermuda. Steve retired as executive foreman at The New York Times. Ann is a retired school bus escort for special-education children. They have three daughters and nine grandchildren.
50thJANET AND BOB KOHN of East Northport were wed July 30, 1961. They celebrated with friends and family. Jan is a retired schoolteacher at Western Suffolk BOCES. Bob is a retired sales representative in the menswear field. They have two daughters and six grandchildren.
40thGINNY AND BOB BROWN of East Northport were wed July 3, 1971, in Hicksville. They celebrated with a two-week tour of Italy. Bob retired from Newsday in Melville and The Tribune Co. Ginny is a retired teacher at Northport school district. They have two daughters and three grandsons.
40thCHRISTINE AND JOSEPH
FISCHER of Lake Grove celebrated Aug. 8 with a trip to Palm Island in the Grenadines. The couple are both retired. They have one daughter.
Compiled by Patricia Sollitto