George and Marianne Starosta celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Aug. 13. They were married in St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, Elkton, Md., by the Rev. R.J. Sturgill.
Mrs. Starosta was a faculty member at Luzerne County Community College for 19 years and a vocational expert with the Office of Hearings and Appeals.
Mr. Starosta was the assistant administrator of United Rehabilitation Services and is still working as a vocational expert for the Office of Hearings and Appeals.
Mr. and Mrs. Starosta are members of St. Matthew’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Wilkes-Barre.
George and Marianne have five children: George, Paul, James, Beth and John.
They have 1 1 grandchildren: James, Jennifer, Nicholas, Andrew, Rebecca, Emily, Paul, Kristi, Jacob, Meghan and Conor. They also have two great-grandchildren and are expecting a third in February 2010.
The occasion was celebrated with a party given by their children at Irem Temple Country Club.