Mr. and Mrs. Joe R. Joseph of Howland were honored for their 50th anniversary on Dec. 23, 2011, with a dinner celebration at the Chophouse, which was given by their children.
Joe Joseph and the former Flora Economos were married on Dec. 30, 1961, at St. Patrick's Church in Cumberland, Md.
The couple have four children, Dr. Joe Joseph II of Columbus, Julie (Robert) Seidler of Howland, Jackie (Joe) Hritz of Solon and Janette Joseph of Howland. They also have three grandchildren.
Joe and Flora Joseph
Joe retired from General Motors in 1996 and Flora retired from General Motors in 1994.