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2011-07-28 / Lifestyles

Couple celebrate 79 years of marriage


Mr. and Mrs. Marlo Schermerhorn Mr. and Mrs. Marlo Schermerhorn Cleta and Marlo Schermerhorn, formerly of Lancaster, celebrated their 79th wedding anniversary with a gathering of family and friends at the Old Country Buffet restaurant in Pittsfield, Mass.

Marlo Schermerhorn married the former Cleta Dromgoole on June 29, 1932, at a friend’s home in Ithaca, N.Y.

He is a retired Lancaster High School music teacher and enjoys music and reading. She is a retired music teacher from the Amherst Central School District. She is also a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Lancaster and enjoys visiting with family and friends.

The couple have one child, two grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.

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