Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Gloss of Alden celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a gathering in Whistle Stop Inn, Alden. Mr. Gloss and Annetta Struntz were married June 15, 1957, in Chapel Catholic Church, Buffalo. He is a retired heavy-equipment operator for Buffalo Crushed Stone; she is a retired nurse's aide for Brothers of Mercy. The couple has five children, eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.