The Rev. Dr. and Mrs. James L. Harring will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary April 10, 2017.
Dr. and Mrs. Harring, both natives of Mount Carmel, were united in marriage by the Rev. E. B. Harris in St. Paul’s Evangelical United Brethren Church, Mount Carmel.
Mrs. Harring, the former Doris M. Schucker, daughter of James and Emma B. Schucker, was employed by Bell Telephone for more than 10- years.
Dr. Harring, son of Leroy and Miriam Harring, served as pastor of Albright United Methodist Church, Wilkes- Barre, for 30 years and also served as the senior protestant chaplain of the VA Medical Center, Wilkes- Barre. He recently retired from the Church of Christ Uniting, in Kingston, where he had served as minister of pastoral care for 18- years.
Attendants at the Harring’s wedding ceremony were Emma Schucker Good, Dorothy J. Kinsinger, the Rev. Galen Klinger, Robert M. Harring, the Rev. Norman Snook and Charles Booser.
The couple has two children, Carol and Mrs. Richard (Cathy) Hannis; and two grandchildren, Steven and Eric Hannis, all of Mountain Top.
The couple will celebrate with a dinner in their honor.