The Daily Item
WATSONTOWN — Mr. and Mrs. William P. Klinger Sr., of Watsontown, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with family at a dinner party given in their honor by their children. Several members of the couple’s bridal party were in attendance including best man, Charles “Dick” Klinger, and maid of honor, Carroll LeVan Anderson. Other bridal party members in attendance included Joe Bower, Jackie Sampsell and Carl Haines.
They were married Jan. 5, 1963, at the First Presbyterian Church, in Lockport, N.Y. by the late Rev. Herbert Crist.
Mrs. Klinger, the former Linda R. LeVan, is the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Robert M. LeVan. She is a retired registered nurse.
Her husband is the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Franklin P. Klinger. He is retired from the National Gypsum Company of New Columbia.
They are the parents of two children, Holly Kyle and her husband Andy, of Milton, and William P. Klinger Jr. and his fiancée Roxanne Walker, of Watsontown. There is also one grandchild, Dana Kyle.