Mr. and Mrs. Paul Wartko of Tonawanda celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary with a liturgy at St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Church in Tonawanda, followed by a family dinner. Mr. Wartko and the former Mary McMahon were married Jan. 7, 1961, in St. Margaret’s Catholic Church in Buffalo. He is a retired fire equipment operator for Chevrolet Motor Plant in Tonawanda. She is a retired teacher and reading specialist for the Buffalo Public Schools. They have five children, nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.