John and Jean Lloyd

John and Jean Lloyd of Jamestown, N.Y., formerly of Erie, Pa., celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on April 14, 2012, with a family dinner at House of Petillo’s. They are the parents of John (Deborah King) Lloyd of Dublin, Calif., Christy (Michael) Brecht of Lakewood, N.Y., Erika (Martin) McElligott of Pittsburgh, Pa., Jonah (Kimberly Williamson) Lloyd of Pocatello, Idaho., and Jessica (Christian) Strub of Pittsburgh, Pa. They also have 11 grandchildren: Melyssa, Alex, Jacqueline, Taylor, Jake, Madeline, Kenny, Martha, Anna, Marley and Cecilia.

Lloyd and the former Jean Chambers were married April 14, 1962, at the Eisenhower Chapel on the campus of Penn State University.

Lloyd is a certified public accountant with Buffamante Whipple Buttafaro, PC.