Frederick and Catherine Obert of Sinclairville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary at Webb's Captain's Table in Mayville.
The celebration was hosted by their children: Lisa (Rodney) Waite of Cassadaga, Natalie (John) Manno of Jamestown, and Thomas (Julie) Obert of Portland, N.Y. They also celebrated with a family event at the Outer Banks, Hatteras, N.C., from April 11 through April 18, 2009. They have nine grandchildren: Zachary, Alex, Nathan, and Mariana Waite of Cassadaga; Justin Yarbrough of Binghamton, N.Y.; Joy Manno of Jamestown; Jake (Lindsay) Killion of Dallas, Texas; and Jess Delcamp of Portland; and two great-grandchildren.
Obert and the former Catherine Abbey were married June 6, 1959, at the Kennedy United Methodist Church. The Rev. Richard McEntarfer officiated.
MR. AND MRS. FREDERICK OBERT
Obert retired from MRC-SKF in Falconer, where he was employed as an inspector. Mrs. Obert retired from Southwestern Central School, where she was an elementary teacher.