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Mr. and Mrs. Richard Curto of Kenmore celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with family at the wedding of their granddaughter, who married on their anniversary. Mr. Curto and the former Barbara Morath were married June 3, 1967, in St. Francis Xavier Church in Black Rock. He retired from Plumbers and Steamfitters Local 22; she retired as a secretary at St. Paul’s Scho…

Mr. and Mrs. Stanley A. Kociszewski of West Falls celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a cocktail party at their home, a family dinner at Holland Hills Country Club on May 27 and a picnic with family and friends the following day. Mr. Kociszewski and the former Ellen M. Lathrop were married May 11, 1957, in St. Michael Roman Catholic Church in Buffalo. He retired…

Mr. and Mrs. Rosario Fiorella of Newstead celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with their family at Russell’s Steaks, Chops & More in Lancaster and a celebratory Mass in St. Teresa of Avila Roman Catholic Church in Akron. Mr. Fiorella and the former Patricia Ann Russell were married June 1, 1957, in St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church in Buffalo. He retired from the …

Mr. and Mrs. Austin Nobles of North Tonawanda celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary with a dinner party thrown by their children and their spouses. Mr. Nobles and the former Marion Stearns were married June 2, 1947, in South Dayton, N.Y. An Air Force veteran of World War II, Mr. Nobles worked as a carpenter. They are the parents of six children, 12 grandchildren and 20…

Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Losardo of West Seneca celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a dinner at the Roycroft Inn in East Aurora. They plan a family celebration and trip to Lake George in the summer. Mr. Losardo and the former Dottie Minich were married June 1, 1957, in St. Ambrose Catholic Church He retired from work as a brakeman for Conrail in Buffalo. They have fo…

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Casper of Hamburg celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a dinner with family and friends at Brierwood Country Club, Hamburg. Mr. Casper and the former Loretta Widmer were married May 11, 1957, in Our Lady of Victory Basilica in Lackawanna. He retired as a computer network engineer with the Immigration and Naturalization Services Buffalo office.…

Mr. and Mrs. Gary Drabik of Elma celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a weekend trip to Toronto accompanied by their sons, daughter-in-law and grandchildren. Mr. Drabik and the former Judy Dukarm were married June 3, 1967, in Most Holy Redeemer Church in Cheektowaga. He worked as a union carpenter until his retirement in 2002; she retired from Bank of America in …

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Dahn of Cheektowaga celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a blessing in church followed by an intimate family dinner. Mr. Dahn and the former Angela Raimonde were married June 1, 1957, in St. Louis Catholic Church in Buffalo. He is a retired ironworker and she retired from Maryvale School System in Cheektowaga. They have four children, 15 gran…

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Zajac of Lancaster celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a small gathering with family and few close friends. Mr. Zajac and the former Betty Carroll were married June 3, 1957, in Buffalo. He retired as a quality control supervisor for Linde of Tonawanda. They have two children and four grandchildren.

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Krakowiak of Cheektowaga celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a dinner with family and friends at their daughter’s home. They renewed their wedding vows during Mass at Queen of Martyrs Church in Cheektowaga. Mr. Krakowiak and the former Patricia Moulin were married June 4, 1957, in St. John Kanty Roman Catholic Church. He retired after more …

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Bittner of Newfane celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a Mass at St. Brendan’s on the Lake, St. Charles Borromeo Oratory, followed by a brunch at The Winery at Marjim Manor, in Appleton. Mr. Bittner and the former Theresa Jasinski were married June 1, 1957, in Our Lady of Czestoschowa Church, North Tonawanda. He retired from National Fuel G…

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Suchan of Clarence celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with a renewal of vows at Our Lady of Peace Church, in Clarence, followed by a family celebration. Mr. Suchan and the former Mary Ellen Sullivan were married May 24, 1952, in Visitation Roman Catholic Church, in Buffalo. He is a former owner and president of Suchan Insurance Agency and co-own…

Mr. and Mrs. Michael Morrow of Orchard Park celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a weekend gathering of children and grandchildren to see “Wicked” at Shea’s and for a cruise on The Spirit of Buffalo. A reception followed the Sunday service at the Orchard Park Presbyterian Church. Mr. Morrow and the former Donna Lovell were married May 28, 1967, in Topeka, K…

Mr. and Mrs. George Beckinghausen of Williamsville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary by renewing their vows in Christ the King Church in Snyder at a Mass officiated by the Rev. John Gaglione. Family and friends attended the Mass, followed by a party at the Getzville home of their daughter. Mr. Beckinghausen and the former Laura LoBue were married April 2, 1967, in …

Mr. and Mrs. David Wetzler of Clarence Center celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a trip to the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Mr. Wetzler and the former Betty Ohlson were married May 18, 1957, in St. Leo’s Roman Catholic Church in Amherst. He retired after 40 years as owner of Clarence Drywall Co. in Clarence. She retired from inventory control at Hi Tech Pow…