Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Chabak, Exeter, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a Mass at St. Anthony Church, St. Barbara’s Parish, Exeter. They were married Dec. 2, 1961, in St. Hedwig’s Church, Kingston, by Monsignor E. Penkala.
Their attendants were Maryann Estock, Joan Hoover, George Chepalonis and Andrew Chabak Jr.
Mrs. Jean Chabak is the daughter of the late Michael and Mary Tanona. She graduated from Coughlin High School and was a homemaker.
Mr. Chabak is the son of the late Andrew and Anna Chabak. He graduated from Exeter High School, King’s College and Pennsylvania State University, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering. Prior to his retirement, Mr. Chabak was employed as a design and marketing engineer for RCA and AT&T.
The Chabaks have three children, Deborah Benkoski, Plains Township; Patricia Horensky, Orlando, Fla.; and Eugene, Mechanicsburg.
They have six grandchildren, Stephanie and John Benkoski; Candace Horensky and Joseph Brennan; and Kyle and Haylee Chabak. They have one great-grandchild, Kayleigh.
After Mass they were honored at a dinner with their children and their families.