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The Kennedys

Tom and Kay Kennedy celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with family and friends aboard the Starlite Majesty in Clearwater Beach. They were married Dec. 31, 1953, in Ashtabula, Ohio, and moved to St. Petersburg from Cincinnati in 2001.

Mrs. Kennedy retired from General Electric Co., in Cincinnati, after 37 years. She is a part-time receptionist for Westminster Shores in St. Petersburg. Mr. Kennedy retired from GE, after 40 years, and enjoys bowling and fitness classes.

They attend Pasadena Community Church in St. Petersburg and have a daughter and a grandson.

The Johnsons

Roy L. and Helen B. Johnson celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with a 14-day cruise to the South Caribbean. They were married Jan. 7, 1939, at First Baptist Church in Henderson, Ky., and retired to Clearwater from Cincinnati, in 1972 before moving to Seminole, in January 2001.

Mrs. Johnson retired as an executive secretary for the Kroger grocery store chain in Cincinnati after 32 years. Mr. Johnson retired as regional personnel manager for the U.S. Postal Service after 32 years. They enjoy traveling.

The Schultzes

Albert and Laura Schultz celebrated their 74th wedding anniversary Jan. 4, 2004. They were married Jan. 4, 1930, in Greensburg, Pa., and moved to Pinellas Park from North Versailles, Pa., in 1970.

Mrs. Schultz retired as owner of the Laura L Restaurant in North Versailles. Mr. Schultz retired from U.S. Steel in McKeesport, Pa.

They have nine children, 25 grandchildren, 31 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.

+ If you are a resident of south Pinellas and want to place your anniversary of 50 years or more, send information including a name and phone number, to Anna Elsenpeter, Neighborhood Times, P.O. Box 1121, St. Petersburg, FL 33731. Call 893-8215 for information.