Mr. and Mrs. Terrance Brands of Cheektowaga celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a Sunday brunch with family at Roycroft Inn in East Aurora. Mr. Brands and the former Sandra Kruchten were married May 15, 1965, in St. Barnabas Church in Cheektowaga. He worked in construction and maintenance for New York State Electric and Gas Corp. in Lancaster for 40 years. She worked for Brand Names Sales in West Seneca for 26 years. They have two children, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.