CEDAR — Mr. and Mrs. Thomas P. Witkowski of Cedar will observe their golden wedding anniversary on Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013. A celebration will be hosted at a later date.
Thomas Witkowski and the former Barbara Martinson were married on Aug. 31, 1963, at St. Michaels Catholic Church in Suttons Bay.
Mr. Witkowski worked for the Traverse City State Hospital until it closed in 1985. He then worked for the Department of Forestry and then retired from the Department of Transportation after 30 years of service with the State of Michigan. Mrs. Witkowski worked for United Technologies/Lear Corporation until retiring after 17 years of service. The Witkowskis have lived in Cedar for 41 years.
The couple have two children, DeLores Witkowski of Suttons Bay and Daniel Witkowski of Cedar. They also have two grandchildren.