Mr. and Mrs. Brian Nelson of East Aurora celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family reception in their honor. Mr. Nelson and the former Carol Leicht were married Sept. 5, 1964, in Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, Buffalo. He is a retired member of Local 210, working throughout Western New York on various paving projects, with 55 years in construction. She is retired from Verizon Telephone Co., with 30 years of service. They have a son, two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.