DEXTER Mr. and Mrs. Lyndon L. McConnell, 315 E. Bronson St., observed their 55th wedding anniversary on Friday.
Mr. McConnell, son of the late Albert and Lila Thomas McConnell of Adams Center, married Judith A. Gravelle, daughter of the late Lloyd J. and Maude N. Warren Gravelle of Watertown, on July 26, 1958, with the Rev. Charles B. Wallace, Adams, officiating at his home. Honor attendants were Nora S. Warren, Georgia, and Alton Persons, Rodman.
Mrs. McConnell was employed at Sears and the former Chappells Department Store in Salmon Run Mall, Watertown.
Mr. McConnell was employed by March, Buck & Schuyler, was a tractor-trailer driver with Consolidated Freightways and also was employed by Seaway Motor Express Inc., all of Watertown. He was a member of the Teamsters from 1956 until he retired after 43 years as a truck driver.
The couple enjoys bowling and traveling. They are members of the United Methodist Church, Dexter Grange 724, Pomona, state and national Granges, the national AARP, Four Rivers and Dexter historical societies and Brownville Busy BGs.
They are also active with Theresa Seniors and Town of Hounsfield Seniors.
Mr. McConnell is a past president of the former Dexter Senior Citizens group.
The couple has a daughter, Lori A. McConnell, Dexter; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. A daughter, Sheryl A. Clearo, died Feb. 25, 1993.