Mr. and Mrs. James Fox of Depew celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family gathering at Columns Banquet Facility. This was the culmination of a yearlong celebration which included a cruise to the Panama Canal, with a stay in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, and several cruises to Caribbean islands. Mr. Fox and the former Barbara Blachowiak were married Aug. 27, 1966, in Most Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Cheektowaga. He is a retired senior vice president-corporate lending and risk management at the former Fleet Bank. They have four children and three grandchildren.