Mr. and Mrs. Richard C. Whiting of Williamsville celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary with a family gathering in their daughter’s Grand Island home. The couple enjoyed a dinner and stay at the Red Coach Inn in Niagara Falls. Mr. Whiting and the former Rosemary Woodworth were married March 4, 1944, in the rectory of St. Joseph’s Cathedral in Buffalo. He is a retired self-employed sales representative for various tag and label companies. She is a volunteer for the Buffalo Chapter of the American Red Cross. They have seven children, nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.