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Celebrations

Shaws celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Shaw of 312 E. Hopkins Ave., Granville, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Oct. 25 with a party hosted by their three children at their daughter’s house in Ladd.

Tom Shaw and the former Nancy Hartman were married Oct. 26, 1963, at Sacred Heart Church in Granville by the Rev. William Carey. Their attendants were Karen (Arnolts) Brussock; Donna (Hartman) Puyear, sister (deceased); Valerie (Patarozzi) Hrovat; Ron Oliveri; James Shaw, brother (deceased); and Dick Kolczaski. Ushers were Ed Hartman, brother, and Mike Ray. The flower girls were Suzy (Shaw) Twardowski and Geri (Ray) Opsal. The ring bearer was Jamie Shaw.

The Shaws have three children, Dan and Brenda (Shaw) Wrobleski of Oglesby, Joe and Rhonda (Shaw) Bezely of Ladd, and Brian Shaw of Granville. They are also the grandparents of seven grandchildren, Nick and Heather Wrobleski, Collin and Rachel Bezely, and Hailey, Bryce and Brayden Shaw.

Tom worked as an accountant and carpenter. Nancy has a beauty shop in her home and worked at Walmart.

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