Robert J. and Charlotte A. Schultz celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 15, 2012. They were married on Sept. 15, 1962, in St. Hedwig's Church, Zerby Avenue, Kingston, by the Rev. Joseph Losieniecki. The couple also renewed their vows on their 25th anniversary. The service was held at the Larksville United Methodist Church in Larksville.
Robert is the son of the late John and Frances Schultz, Larksville. Charlotte is the daughter of the late Carl E. and Catherine Reichart, Mountain Top, formerly of Edwardsville.
Mr. Schultz worked for many years at Bergman's Department Store in the decorating department. He later worked at Sew Fine Draperies and Jack Wise Interiors, retiring in 2003.
Mrs. Schultz worked as executive secretary of Pennsylvania American Water Company in Wilkes-Barre before retiring in 2003. She also worked at Pennsylvania Gas and Water Company as secretary to the controller and treasurer.
The couple has two children and one beloved grandchild. Their daughter Diane Newell and her husband, Terry, and their son, Trever, live in Kingston. Their son Paul Schultz and his wife, Nancy, live in Wilkes-Barre.
The couple was honored by their children with a reception at the Knights of Columbus in Luzerne. Many friends and family celebrated the joyful occasion with them.