Mr. and Mrs. Freed Strickler of Mt. Wolf celebrated their 50th anniversary on September 21, 2013. They were married at the Fairmount U.M. Church by the Rev. Jack Cassel.Freed is the son of the late Luther and Anna Strickler. He retired in 1999 from York International. Ellen is the daughter of the late Harold and Ellen Phillips. She worked as a unit secretary at Memorial Hospital. The couple has two sons, Scott from York and Jon from Gilbert, Ariz.; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. They love to travel, having gone on 12 cruises, spend time in Florida, and play cards every day. Freed is also a big Revs fan and Ellen volunteers at the SPCA. They are of the generation that believe if something was broken, you fixed it. You didn't throw it away.
Published in the York Daily Record & York Dispatch on October 6, 2013