The Rev. and Mrs. Stanley Mink of Girard celebrated their 50th anniversary on Aug. 10, 2013, during a celebration of marriage held at the Upton House in Warren. Hosts and hostesses of the celebration were the couple's children and their spouses Skip (Kelly) Mink of Greenville, Pa., and Lisa Y. (Len) Wilson of Cortland.
The Rev. Mink and the former Barbara Kammerdiener were united in marriage Aug. 17, 1963, in Winchester,Va. Besides their two children, they also have four grandchildren.
Mrs. Mink retired as transcription representative for Dr. Block / Eyecare Associates in Youngsown. She is the preacher's wife at Bazetta Baptist Church.
The Rev. Mink retired in 1998 from the tool and dye department of General Motors in Lordstown. He has served as pastor of Bazetta Baptist Church for the past 14 years.