Mr. and Mrs. Gerard A. Leising of East Amherst celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a Mass officiated by their son, the Rev. Robert Leising at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Swormville, where Leising and Audrey C. Witnauer were married Aug. 23, 1947. They also celebrated with a reception at the Little White House, Williamsville.
He is retired from Local 7 Boilermakers; she is also retired.
The couple has six children and eight grandchildren.