David and Mary Ann Yonki, of Wilkes Barre, are celebrating their 35th wedding anniversary this month. The couple were married April 24, 1982 at SS Peter and Paul Church, in Plains, by the late Father John Kowalkiewicz. Their attendants were: best man, James Gibson; and maid of honor, Alexis Edwards.
Mrs. Yonki is the daughter of the late Alexander Waskie and the late Anna Waskie, Wilkes Barre. She is employed as the district consultant at the Osterhout Free Library and is active on committees of the Pennsylvania State Library Association.
Mr. Yonki is the son of the late Stephen ‘Jake’ Yonki and the late Mary E. Yonki, Pittston. He is employed by Nestle East/Telerx, is a fourth degree member of the Knights of Columbus JFK Council Pittston, is the editor of the award winning blog The LuLac Political Letter and is a political analyst for WBRE/WYOU TV.