50th wedding anniversary

Bob FalaOutdoors Columnist

November 11, 2012

David Lee Caldwell and Kathleen Farley Caldwell of Lavalette will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Thursday, November 15, 2012.

David is a native of Huntington and graduated from Huntington High School in 1947. He attended Marshall College where he enjoyed participating in various track and field events. David played on several local baseball teams in his younger days and always had a love for golf. He later served in the U.S. Army with overseas deployment in Japan.

Kathleen is originally from Harts and graduated from Guyan Valley High School in 1952.

David and Kathleen met while working at Owens Illinois Glass plant in Huntington. They married in 1962 and settled in Lavalette to raise their children. David and Kathleen each gave over 40 years of service to their company before retiring.