MEDINA — Mr. and Mrs. Tom Newland, of Medina, formerly of Lima, will celebrate 50 years of marriage Aug. 24, 2013.
Newland and the former Yvonne Tapp were married Aug. 24, 1963, at the Free Methodist Church in Ypsilanti, Mich. by the Rev. David Crane.
They are the parents of one daughter, Sheri Lotko, of Bay Village; and one son, Brian (Aimee) Newland, of Massillon. They have four grandchildren.
Newland retired as president and CEO of The East Ohio Gas Company in Cleveland and West Ohio Gas Company, in Lima. His wife was previously employed as a registered nurse by Lima Memorial Health Systems.
Yvonne and Tom Newland