Mr. and Mrs. James Noga of Sloan celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a trip to Aruba, followed a special blessing by Rev. Fabian J. Maryanski at St. Andrew Catholic Church in Sloan. A gathering for family and friends was held in the parish hall. Mr. Noga and Patricia Pitcher were married March 7, 1964 at St. Teresa’s Catholic Church in Buffalo. He retired from self-employed construction. She is an office manager at St. Andrew Church in Sloan. They have two children and a grandchild.