Mr. and Mrs. William L. Benn of Elma celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception in their honor hosted by their daughter, Melissa. Mr. Benn and Carol A. White were married June 16, 1962, in St. Paul Lutheran Church, Elma. He is a retired union carpenter and retired superintendent of construction for Wright Associates, Buffalo; she is a self-employed registered nurse and teacher. They have two children.