James and Karen Oare of Gloversville, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary at Mary Ann's Restaurant, Broadalbin. The event was hosted by their children and spouses, Debra Hockenberry, Diana and Albert Putnam; Donnolee Oare, Jim Oare, Chris and Laura Oare, and Brian and Erin Oare.
There were approximately 110 guests who attended from surrounding areas.
The couple married on June 10, 1961, at Mount Carmel Church, Gloversville.
Mrs. and Mr. Oare
They also have 10 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.