Vincent and Shirley Bulgarelli, Ottawa, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday with a small gathering and family dinner.

The couple’s children are Kimberly Towns, and her husband, Donnie, Baldwin City, and Vince Bulgarelli.

They have one grandson and one grandaughter.

Vincent Bulgarelli and the former Shirley Mason were married Oct. 17, 1961, in Ottawa. Both are retired and live in Ottawa.