on October 27, 2013 - 12:01 AM
Mr. and Mrs. Vincent George of North Collins celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with marital blessing during evening Mass in Holy Spirit Church, at the altar where they were married exactly 50 years ago. They enjoyed a small family celebration after Mass. Mr. George and the former Frances Fazzolari were married Oct. 19, 1963, in Holy Spirit Church, North Collins. He is a retired teacher for North Collins Elementary with 34 years of service, formerly an administrator for North Collins Elementary and North Collins Central and a principal of St. Joseph Catholic School in Gowanda. Mr. George also served as mayor of North Collins. Mrs. George is a former medical secretary and a teacher’s and librarian aide, retiring from the banking industry. They have a daughter and three grandchildren.