Cowettes celebrate 50th anniversary
MANCHESTER - Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Cowette of Manchester recently celebrated their 50th anniversary.
They were married on Nov. 2, 1963, at St. Raphael Church in Manchester.
Mrs. Cowette is the former Leilani Baker. They have three children, Colleen Cowette of Manchester, Kelly Seitz and husband Michael of Manchester, and Christine Newell and husband John of Litchfield.
The Cowettes have four grandchildren.
Mr. Cowette retired after 44 years from IBEW Local 719 and Local 490 as a master electrician.
Mrs. Cowette retired from Raytheon after 25 years as a human resource assistant.
Their daughters planned a special night out that started with a limo ride to Boston's North End with the entire family, including grandchildren Garrett Seitz, Logan Seitz, Caitlin Newell and Johnny
Newell. The night included dinner, a visit to Mike's Pastry and a stroll around the North End.