Gary and Marilyn Deiger, Christy Road in Hermitage, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 23, 2017.
The former Marilyn Fitzgerald and Gary Deiger were united in marriage Dec. 23, 1967, by Rev. Wilbert Diddle in the chapel of the New Virginia United Methodist Church.
A celebration in their honor was held at Brewtus Brewing Company in Sharon. They also traveled to Yellowstone National Park and surrounding areas in September.
Their family consists of Stephanie K. Deiger and her husband Craig Pfister, Havertown, PA, and Megan E. Deiger and her husband Tim Hazen, Okemos, MI. Four grandchildren, Gwendolyn, Colin and Tyler Pfister, and Jonah Hazen complete the family.
Marilyn is a retired pediatric nurse, having worked for Dr. Stypula and Dr. Messina for 25 years. Gary retired as manager of the Northwest Region law enforcement division of the PA Fish and Boat Commission.