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Bohrers Celebrate 60th Anniversary

By Staff | Oct 8, 2014

Betty Jo and Rollie Bohrer

Rollie and Betty Jo Bohrer celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with family and friends at their home on state Route 7 in New Martinsville. They were united in marriage in 1954 at the home of Evangelist A.M. Gillespie after Rollie finished his boot camp training in the Marine Corps.

Rollie’s parents were the late Curtis E. Bohrer and Bessie Bohrer. Betty Jo’s parents were the late Beryl T. McCollough and Dorothy McCollough.

Rollie is retired from Bayer Corporation. Betty Jo is retired from Riggenbach Tile and Carpet.

They are the parents of two children, Michael R. Bohrer and Tina of Sardis and Terri M. Snyder and Andy of Opelika, Ala.

They have three granddaughters and one great-granddaughter.

They both love to travel, read, and are active in the Steelton Church of Christ where Rollie is an elder.