MR. AND MRS. ROBERT MEAD SR.

Robert and Patricia Mead Sr. of Falconer, N.Y. celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 6, 2013, with a family dinner. The dinner was hosted by their children: Bob (Yvonne) Mead Jr. of Boyers, Pa., Judy (Mark) Kennelley, Cindy (Mike) Steele and Patty Estus, all of Falconer, N.Y. They also have eight grandchildren: Jessie, Jamie, Jordan, Megan, Emma, Chelsie, Sami and Tyrek and two great-grandchildren: Kianna and Nolan.

Mead and the former Patricia Clark were married Dec. 4, 1963, in Falconer, N.Y. Mead is retired from Cummins Engine. Mrs. Mead is retired from TruckLite. They are members of Ellington Community Church.