on May 16, 2014 - 4:08 PM
Mr. and Mrs. Russell Ballaro of Tonawanda celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. A family dinner is planned for June. Mr. Ballaro and the former Frances Villa were married May 8, 1964, in Dillon, S.C. He is a retired insurance agent for New York Life Insurance Co. She is a manager for Tupperware. They have five children and 10 grandchildren.