Angelo and Lucy Simone of Utica are celebrating their 69th wedding anniversary. Father Maurice Moriarity at St. Anthony’s Church in Utica married Angelo and the former Lucy Spiridilozzi Jan. 25, 1941.
The couple has five daughters — Annette and Frank Sica of Baldwinsville, Kathy and John Russo of Utica, Marlene and Bob Conway of Utica, Helen and Jim Taurisano of Utica and Joe and Mary Jerzak of Sauquoit. They have 31 grandchildren and 34 great-grandchildren.
Angelo is retired from Kelsey Hayes in Whitesboro as a foreman/machinist. Lucy is still enjoying being a mother, grandmother and great grandmother to her family. Mom and Dad — We, your daughters, are who we are because of your faith in God, which has been given to us as a gift of your love. We love and cherish you both from the bottom of our hearts.