Mr. and Mrs. Gerald R. Ostrowski of Cheektowaga celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner. Mr. Ostrowski and Joanne Pieczonka were married Oct. 6, 1962, in Mother of Divine Grace Catholic Church, Cheektowaga. He is a retired building inspector for the City of Buffalo; she is retired owner and travel consultant for A&B Travel. They have two children and three grandchildren.
Gerald and Joanne Ostrowski
- James J. Murray, former priest, administrator
- Ruth Lippes, widow of prominent Buffalo attorney
- Cynthia Brown, activist headed Human Rights Watch group
Activist Cynthia Brown, who played pivotal role at Human Rights Watch for years, dies in NYC