Marvin and Katie Bellendir, Victoria, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 31, 2008, with a Mass at St. Fidelis Catholic Church, Victoria, followed by dinner hosted by their children and grandchildren.

Children of the couple are Debbie Zachman and husband, Dave, Russell. The couple have three grandsons, Tyler, Bryce and Ryan Zachman, all of Russell.

Cards can be sent to them at 608 Kansas Street, Victoria, KS 67671.

Marvin Bellendir and Katie Hammersmith were married Sept. 27, 1958, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Gorham.