Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Richter of Kenmore celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a marital blessing in St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Kenmore, followed by a family dinner. A champagne brunch is planned this summer for family and friends in Banchetti by Rizzo's. Their children will be traveling from Florida, Atlanta and Syracuse to attend. Mr. Richter and Rita Walder were married May 26, 1962, in St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Town of Tonawanda. He is a retired machinist. They have eight children and 10 grandchildren.