Zeppos celebrate 70th wedding anniversary

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Joe and Joan (Oleskiewicz) Zeppo

Joe and Joan (Oleskiewicz) Zeppo of Uniontown celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on Nov. 5, 2019.

The couple was married on Nov. 5, 1949 at St. Therese Roman Catholic Church, Uniontown.

They are the parents of three children: Phil Zeppo (Sharyn), Sandi Yezbak (George), and David Zeppo (Tina Wargo).

The couple has three grandchildren: Nicole Zeppo, Tania Bertolone (Michael), and Tania Wargo; and four great-grandchildren: Zach Zeppo, Giada Bertolone, EJ Barbosa, and Ty Rice.

Mr. and Mrs. Zeppo are the former owners of Western Auto & Zep’s Video & Furniture Store, which opened in 1965. Joe retired in 1997, and worked part-time until 2018. They sold the store to their son David in 1997. Joan still works for David.

A 70th anniversary party and vow renewal ceremony took place on Oct. 26 at Lakeside Venues on McClellandtown Road, with Pastor Nick Cook of Abundant Life Church officiating.

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