Mr. and Mrs. Richard Smith of Cheektowaga celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a surprise party hosted by their family at St. George’s Catholic Church in West Falls. Mr. Smith and the former Shirley Dorn were married April 24, 1965, in Blessed Trinity Catholic Church. He is a retired computer programmer at ITT Standard in Cheektowaga. She is a retired secretary at Ecology and Environment Inc. in Lancaster. They have three children and eight grandchildren.