Couple celebrates 50 years

Published Apr 4, 2017 at 4:00pm

Douglas and Maria Dailey, of Rome, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on March 11, 2017 at the Mirror Lake Inn in Lake Placid.

Douglas retired from the U.S. Air Force in 1985 while at Griffiss Air Force Base and serving as senior staff officer with the 416th Bomb Wing (SAC), culminating a 25-year military career.

Douglas and Maria owned and operated a real estate and appraisal office in Rome and pursued a successful 30-year professional career.

Douglas and Maria are the parents of Nathaniel, Christopher and Matthew, all who completed their education in Rome public schools and New York state colleges. They attended Pace University, Ithaca College and Rochester Institute of Technology, respectively, and now reside in Ohio and Virginia.

The Daileys are looking forward to retirement, playing golf and enjoying their six grandchildren, Noelle, Berilynn, Wolfgang, Madelina, Trista and Kitriana.