First Posted: 8/3/2008
Jack and Ann Farrell of St. Pete Beach, Florida, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.
They were married in Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Roman Catholic Church, Pittston on July 5, 2958 by Father Joseph Lasky, uncle of the groom. Best man was Bill Gaffney and maid of honor was Marlene Long.
The couple was privileged to celebrate their anniversary by having Monsignor Lasky renew their vows in the same church on July 5 of this year.
Mrs. Farrell is the former Ann Lisi, daughter of the late Daniel and Mary Darbenzio Lisi. Mr. Farrell is the son of the late Matthew and Julie Lasky Farrell and is retired from the Metropolitan Police Department, Washington, D.C.
Their marriage was blessed with two daughters, Sharri and her husband Mike Honeycutt, Andover, Virginia and Christine and husband John Graybill, Middletown, Maryland. They have two granddaughters, Holly and Paige.
A family dinner was held at Via Appia.