Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Francis “Larry” Shannon of Lake View celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a week’s stay in San Francisco. Mr. Shannon and Georgia Ann “Joy” DiPirro were married Sept. 20, 1962, in Buffalo. The couple had a formal ceremony of marriage Nov. 24, 1962, in Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church, Buffalo. He is a contractor for the U.S. government; she is a retired astrologer. They have five children, two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.