Raymond (Bob) and Melanie Harris, The Village, Florida, formerly of Dallas, Pa., recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married on Aug. 31, 1963, in St. Joseph’s Church, Hudson, Pa.
They lived in Hudson for eight years and then moved to Dallas.
Melanie (Zielinski) and Ray have two daughters, Helene Hobbis and Raquel Fasciani. They also have four granddaughters who live in New Jersey and Georgia.
The couple celebrated their anniversary on a cruise to Hawaii in May and then spent two weeks traveling between New Jersey and Pennsylvania with their family.
They have been in The Village for 12 years and are content to remain there for the rest of their lives.
Ray worked for the post office in Kingston and Melanie was a registered nurse at the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital and the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center. She also had a career in real estate for several years.