The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

August 5, 2012

Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Van Kirk


The Daily Item

— SHAMOKIN DAM — Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Van Kirk, of Shamokin Dam, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary recently with a family dinner at the home of their son, James, in Mechanicsburg.

They were married June 29, 1952, in St. John’s Lutheran Church, Northumberland, by the Rev. Paul Curfman.

Mrs. Van Kirk, the former Nancy L. Snyder, is the daughter of the late James and Stella Snyder. She is retired as a receptionist and switchboard operator.

Her husband is the son of the late Frederick and Mary Van Kirk. He is retired from Bell Telephone of PA after 38 years of service.

They are the parents of two sons and one daughter-in-law, James B. and Pamela Van Kirk and Frederick G. Van Kirk, all of Mechanicsburg. There is also one granddaughter, Christine, of Pittsburgh.