Philip and Marilyn Wight of Bemus Point, N.Y., celebrated their 67th wedding anniversary on Aug. 5, 2017. They are the parents of Deborah and Tim Kein of Maryland, Patrice and Jerome Conlin of Martinsburg, Pa., Nancy Wight of Williamsport, Pa., and Thomas Wight of Jamestown, N.Y. They also have nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Wight and the former Marilyn Welch were married Aug. 5, 1950, in Westfield, N.J.
Wight is a veteran of World War II serving in the U.S. 8th Air Force during daylight bombings under the command of Gen. Hap Arnold.
Wight is a retired sales manager and a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 557. Mrs. Wight had been employed by Maple Grove School in the attendance office. They are both member of the United Methodist Church in Bemus Point, N.Y.