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Mr. and Mrs. Michael Deakin of Clarence celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a renewal of marriage vows in St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church, Amherst, followed by a family dinner at Brookfield Country Club, Clarence. Mr. Deakin and Kathleen Gallagher were married Sept. 7, 1963, in Our Lady of Victory Basilica, Lackawanna. He is former partner for accounting firm Ernst & Young and currently is owner and operator for Val-Kro Industrial Plating Inc. in North Tonawanda. They have four children and 11 grandchildren.