Charles and Charlotte Prohaska, Larksville, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary yesterday, May 4. They were married May 4, 1963, in St. Mary of Czestochowa Church, Swoyersville, by the late Rev. Anthony Lewandowski.
Charlotte is the daughter of the late Joseph and Josephine Starolis, Swoyersville. Charlotte is retired from CVS Caremark, Hanover Township.
Charles is the son of the late Charles and Anna Prohaska, Larksville. Charles retired after 39 years with Muskin and Poseidon Pools. He is the administrator of Oak Lawn Cemetery, Hanover Township.
They are the parents of three children, David and his wife, Sharon, Larksville; Shawn, Mountain Top; and JoAnn, Shavertown. They have four grandchildren, David Michael and Ryan, Larksville, and Jacob and Sarah, Mountain Top.
A Mass of Thanksgiving was celebrated yesterday in St. John the Baptist Church, Larksville, where Charles and Charlotte are active members.
A reception followed at A Touch of Class at the Palace.
They will renew their marriage vows at the Diocesan Wedding Anniversary Celebration to be held June 16 at St. Peters Cathedral, Scranton, with Bishop Joseph Bambera. They also celebrated with a cruise to the Panama Canal in February aboard the Island Princess.