Smiths mark 65th anniversary

Margaretville residents Ruth and Ralph Smith celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Nov. 22.  They were married in Queens on Nov. 22, 1943.
Ralph served in the U.S. Navy during WWII and later retired from IBM in Vermont, while Ruth retired from the Vermont school system.
They had two children, Barbara Jester, of Margaretville, and the late Steven Smith, formerly of Vermont.
They have six grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, and four great-great-grandchildren.