James Rudy and Marianne Fairbank Anderson of Jamestown, N.Y., celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on May 17, 2014, with a dinner at the Landmark Restaurant in Jamestown, N.Y. They are the parents of Thomas R. (Kimberly) Anderson of Frewsburg, N.Y., William C. Anderson of Freeport, N.Y., and Jennifer L. (Michael) Brown of Ashville, N.Y. They have four grandchildren: Colin J. and Ashley A. Anderson of Frewsburg, N.Y., and Hayden M. and Cooper J. Brown of Ashville, N.Y.

They were married May 2, 1964.