Mr. and Mrs. John Monin of Alden celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a Mass at Annunciation Catholic Church in Elma and a family dinner at Russell’s Steaks, Chops & More in Williamsville. Mr. Monin and the former Kathleen Czelusta were married July 23, 1966, in Our Lady of Czestochwa Catholic Church in Buffalo. He is retired from Buffalo Crushed Stone (former Lancaster Stone Products). She is retired from Bank of America. They have three children and seven grandchildren.