Robert and Marie Verga of Frewsburg, N.Y., celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on April 12, 2014, with a dinner at Break Time Restaurant. The celebration was hosted by Mark and Lisa Melquist. They are the parents of Robert L. Verga Jr. of Jacksonville, Fla., Richard T. Verga of Spearfish, S.D., Ronald S. Verga of Jamestown, N.Y., John F. Verga of Virginia, and the late James A. Verga.

Verga and the former Marie Frank were married April 11, 1964, in St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church. The Rev. James Daley performed the ceremony.

Verga is retired from Lorillard Tobacco Company where he was employed in sales. Mrs. Verga is retired from Manor Oak Skilled Nursing Facility where she had been employed as a registered nurse.