James B. and Geraldine T. Schwab of Sinclairville, N.Y., celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on Oct. 21, 2013. They are the parents of James (Judy) Schwab of Falconer, N.Y., the late Gary (Mary) Schwab of Downington, Pa., Dennis (Bev) Schwab of Fairview, Pa., Deborah (George) Schaus of Kennedy, N.Y., and Kevin (Kathy) Schwab of Jackson, Tenn. They also have 13 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
Schwab and the former Geraldine Miller were married Oct. 21, 1943, at Columbia Avenue Church of Christ in Rochester, N.Y. The Rev. Vere Gillispie performed the ceremony.
Schwab is founder and owner of James B. Schwab Co. in Falconer, N.Y., and Erie, Pa. They are members of the Gerry Free Methodist Church, the Rotary and Gideons International.
MR. AND MRS. JAMES B. SCHWAB