Mr. and Mrs. Tony Toren of Paducah recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a cruise and tour of Europe, followed by a special anniversary blessing by the Rev. Pat Reynolds at St. Thomas More Catholic Church and a dinner at Patti’s restaurant in Grand Rivers.
Mr. Toren and the former Cecilia Novak were married Aug. 3, 1963, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in LaJunta, Colo., by Monsignor John J. Kelly. Their attendants were Jo Carol Kobylecky, sister of the bride, and Tom Doyle.
Mrs. Toren worked for several companies as a customer service representative before her retirement.
Mr. Toren is a retired accountant and business manager for the Tennessee Valley Authority.
They have three children: Joe Toren of York, Pa., Deanne Clougherty of Frisco, Texas, and Mark Toren of Paducah; and three grandchildren.