Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Collins of Cheektowaga celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner at Russell’s Steaks, Chops and More. Mr. Collins and the former Mildred Thompson were married Feb. 15, 1966, in Fourteen Holy Helpers Catholic Church in West Seneca. He is a retired parks and facilities worker for the Town of Cheektowaga. She is a retired accounting and office manager for Midland Machinery in Tonawanda. They have four children, six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.