Katherine and Teribio Cuono of West Bangor celebrated their 63rd wedding anniversary on Dec. 26, 2011.
Mrs. Cuono is the daughter of the late Joseph and Mary (Carrescia) Cerino, who lived in Bangor. She retired from the garment industry in 1988.
Mr. Cuono is the son of the late John, Sr. and Madalena (Nicoletti) Cuono, who lived in West Bangor. He retired in 1987 after 36 years in the garment industry. He served in the 5th Air Force Army in the South Pacific during World War II.
The couple was married on Dec. 26, 1948, in Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church, Roseto, by the late Rev. Joseph Ducci. Mrs. Cuono, given in marriage by her father, wore a white satin gown trimmed with seed pearls and sequins. A headdress of seed pearls held her fingertip veil, and she carried gardenias and lilies of the valley. The maid of honor was dressed in an aqua taffeta gown with matching Juliet cap. She carried white chrysanthemums. The flower girl’s frock was white satin. She wore a matching headpiece and carried white carnations. Members of the bridal party were the best man, Mr. Angelo Cuono, the groom’s brother; the maid of honor, Mrs. Marie Visingaldi Albanese; and the flower girl, Mrs. Cecilia Cascioli Oliver.
The Cuonos were longtime members of St. Roch’s Catholic Church in West Bangor. They have three daughters: , wife of Leon deLeon of Lower Saucon Township; Briedella, wife of Dennis Fehr of Pen Argyl; and Lori, wife of Edward Imparato of Cheyney. They also have three granddaughters: Myra Fehr; Krista, wife of Jason Evans; and Tresa Imparato; and one grandson, Edward Imparato. The family includes three great-grandsons, Brian, William, and James Evans; and three great-granddaughters, Katherine, Ella, and Madelynn Evans.