Leroy and Sylvia Baca, of Belen, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary.
Leroy Baca and the former Sylvia Sachs were joined in holy matrimony Feb. 27, 1958, at Our Lady of Belen Catholic Church.
The couple are junior high sweethearts, having dated since the ninth grade.
Leroy is a retired Belen car dealer, and Sylvia is a homemaker.
They are the parents of three children, nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
The Bacas celebrated their anniversary with a trip to their favorite destination, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.