by Sandi Fahy
Photo by SANDI FAHY
Congratulations and best wishes to the following couples celebrating wedding anniversaries: Dave and Beth Burton (May 6); Ray and Rosemary Benoit, Bud and Joan Anderson (May 7); Jack and Honey Deutsch, Robert and Anita Williams (May 9); Teresa and Troy Piper (May 10); John and Kathy Paul, Elias and Stacie Pappas (May 12). It's anniversary #15 for the Pipers ... Belated anniversary congrats go to Donald and Vicky Lomas (May 5); Rick and Gail MacAulay (May 2); Skip and Nancy Ertz (April 29); Bill and Jean Henry (April 20) ... What do Margaret Martindale, Candy Barnette, Tim Lanz, Marsha Mullett, Ralph Miller, Shannon Riek, Dennis Hite, Logan Tippin and Brian Kay have in common? All turn a year older today, May 6 ... Hope you remembered the birthdays of Judy Koch, Doris McLean and Tamara Mortti yesterday and the birthdays of Vera Bouchard, Elizabeth Royston, Carolyn Randall, Linda Novak, Doris Huwer, Brittany Blanc, Melissa Barlow, Sally Lindberg, Rosemary Gecan and Thelma Thomas earlier this week ... Bring out the cake and ice cream tomorrow for Anna Marie Miller, Betty Dieb, Patricia Ford, Frances Doyle and Robert Rice ... Friends and relatives will be singing "Happy Birthday" on Saturday to Barbie Taylor, Karen Bauler, Roger Ormerod, Helen Deluca and Gene Metzger ... Be sure to wish Mary Byrd, Harry Mattheus, Penelope Howard, Michelle Salsman, Nancy Garling, Lisa Griffith, Will Hollingsworth, Jeff Thompson and David Anderson all the best on their special day, which is Sunday ... The birthdays of Karen White, Paul Whalen, Maria Marley, Ed Slone, Heather Johnson and Christopher Webb are coming up on Monday ... Diane Newman, Phyllis Emerson, Jennifer Saner, Riley Walker, Sue McBride and Robert Leslie are among those turning a year older on Tuesday ... You still have time to get cards in the mail by Wednesday to Margaret Jacobs, Larry Hall, Alicia Mandt, Ben Pink and Jack Clarke ... A little bird told us the following persons recently had birthdays: Nancy Ertz, Ashley Rades, Ellen Mandt, Sarah Flaherty, Shaun Flaherty, Amanda Johnson, Kathy Gylfe, Cynthia Scott, James Edinger, Marie Martin, Renee Smith, Erin Visnage, Nina Bull, Julie Pollock, Anece Hughes, Lois Arnold, Jenny Sanders and Peter Lilly ... It was the late Will Rogers who noted, "Even if you are on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there" ... Have a great week, everyone.