Mr. and Mrs. Alex Sewastynowicz of Blasdell celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a surprise gathering of family and friends held in their honor at Lucarelli’s Banquet Hall. Mr. Sewastynowicz and the former Josephine Scozzaro were married Aug. 7, 1965, in Our Mother of Good Council Church in Blasdell. He is a retired machinist at Reichert Technologies in Depew. She is a faculty secretary at Hilbert College in Hamburg. They have two children and three grandchildren.