Mr. and Mrs. Walter Balon of Lackawanna celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with a family brunch at the Public House in Hamburg after renewing their vows at Our Lady of Victory Basilica. Mr. Balon and the former Mamie Fiore were married Aug. 4, 1951, in St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Lackawanna. Mr. Balon is a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and retired firefighter. He is retired from Bethlehem Steel. Mrs. Balon is a retired registered nurse. They have five children, 12 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.