Michael Peckowych of Bellwood celebrated his 91st birthday on June 19 with a surprise party at his residence.
He was born June 19, 1923 in Pinecroft. His wife, Adela, is deceased.
He has three children: Jean Lutchko of Altoona; Denise DeCarolis of Roswell, Ga.; and David Peckowych of Osceola Mills.
He also has four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Mr. Peckowych retired in 1983 from Conrail, Hollidaysburg.
He served in the U.S. Army during World War II.
He enjoys riding his bicycle.