Mr. and Mrs. Jack Flannery celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Dec. 1, 2011. They were married in St. Patrick’s Church, Wilkes-Barre, by the late Monsignor Thomas Horan.
Their attendants were the late Dorothy Meighan Mrozinski, sister of the bride; Charlotte McGowan Edwards; the late Jean Kellie Toraitis; the late Thomas Flannery, brother of the groom; the late Thomas McAndrew, brother-in-law of the groom; and Charles Greenfield.
Mrs. Flannery is the daughter of the late John and Estella Meighan. Before retiring she was employed by Luzerne County Community College as principal secretary.
Mr. Flannery is the son of the late Thomas and Lillian Flannery. Before retiring he was employed by PG Energy as manager of safety and loss control.
Mr. and Mrs. Flannery are the parents of three children, Karen, Ashley; Thomas, Mountain Top; and Diane, Wilkes-Barre.
They began their celebration on Dec. 3, 2011, at the 5 p.m. Mass at St. Nicholas Church, Wilkes-Barre. Monsignor Joseph Rauscher was the celebrant.
After Mass the celebration continued at the Genetti Hotel and Conference Center, Wilkes-Barre. They were joined by family and many friends.