60th ANNIVERSARY: Wayne and Martha Wood
Wayne and Martha (Rising) Wood, of Shelocta, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on July 5, 2014.
Together, they own Berkwood Farms and operated a dairy farm for many years. Wayne is a former Armstrong Township supervisor. Martha is retired from the Bon Ton in Indiana.
They are the parents of eight children: Barbara (Rick Heberling) Mock, Nancy (David) Brendlinger, Allen (Sherry), Karen (Alvin) Fulmer, David (Brenda), Lori Gunter, Beth and Scott (Mary).
They have 15 grandchildren: Erica Mock; Andrea (Jeffrey) Pritt; Amanda and Stacie Brendlinger; Nicole and Chad Wood; Melissa (Chadd) Miller; Brian Fulmer; Becky (Steve) Lingenfelter; Danielle (Jim) Redman; Deana’ (Tim) Neal; Sarah and Jack Gunter; and Michael and Jacob Wood.
They have eight great-grandchildren: Zachary, Jaycee, Conner, Jayden, Adam, Morgan, Austin and Nathan.
The couple celebrated with a family gathering at the home of their son Allen.