John and Patricia Oare of Caroga Lake recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a small gathering of family and friends at the Charter House in Fort Plain, hosted by their children.
The former Patricia Hazzard and John V. Oare Sr., both of Gloversville, were married May 3, 1959, at the North Main Street United Methodist Church, Gloversville.
They have six children, John (Lisa) Oare, David Oare and Joseph (Gaitri) Oare, all of Gloversville, Matthew (Janelle) Oare of Ghent, Columbia County, Paula (Brian) Lehr of Rotterdam, and Karen (Kenneth) DeBlock of Fort Plain. They also have 12 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Patricia and John?Oare