Richard and Bonnie Brown of Caroga Lake, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. The event was hosted by their children, Candace and Dennis Opalka of Amsterdam, Carl and Penny Rivenburg of Mayfield and Max and Vanessa Rulison of Johnstown, where the party took place. They were honored with approximately 45 family members and friends in attendance.
The couple married on March 29, 1958 in Gloversville.
Dick Brown is a 37-year veteran of the Gloversville Police Department.
Richard and Bonnie Brown in 2008.
Bonnie Brown worked many years for the Gloversville Enlarged School District.
Their grandchildren are Jenni and Jim Steele and Megan Miller, all of Gloversville; Alex Robbins of Greenville, N.C.; Molly and Zachary Rulison of Johnstown; Andrew Miller, Kyle, Jordan and Sydney Rivenburg of Mayfield. Their great-grandson is Aiden Santiago of Gloversville.