Mr. and Mrs. George Russell of Cattaraugus celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with an intimate family gathering at home. Mr. Russell and Connie Rowley were married July 1, 1948, in First Baptist Church, Binghamton. He is retired co-owner of Lakeshore Dispatch, Buffalo; she is retired from the state Office of Developmental Disabilities, Perrysburg. They have four children, six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.