50th anniversary celebrated

John and Patricia (Sweeney) Franco of Gloversville, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner at Harold’s.

The couple was married on Aug. 28, 1965, at St. Joseph’s Church in Boonville, Oneida County, by Monsignor Patrick Sullivan. Russ Barter, the best man, and Melanie Fitzgerald, matron of honor, also attended the party.

The party was given by their children, James, Edward, David and Christine Franco; and grandchildren, Alexandra and Madison Franco.

Alexandra Franco entertained the family with violin selections and Madison Franco on keyboard.