Dennis and Helen Storey of Belen will celebrate their 50th anniversary on June 15 by renewing their wedding vows at Our Lady of Belen Catholic Church.
The renewal ceremony will be at 10 a.m., followed by a reception at the Belen Knights of Columbus Hall.
They were married at Our Lady of Belen on June 16, 1952.
Dennis is retired from the Santa Fe Railway. A 1949 graduate of Belen High School, he is a member of the Knights of Columbus and president of the Columbus Club. He enjoys carpentry.
Helen is a homemaker and a member of the St. Vincent de Paul Society. A 1950 graduate of Belen High School, she enjoys quilting.
The Storeys are the parents of Dennis G. Storey and wife, Josefa, of Los Lunas; Paulette Torres and husband, Tom, of Bosque Farms; Michael Storey and wife, Jeannie, of Los Lunas; Carol Chavez and husband, Greg, of Belen; Geno Storey and wife, Yvonne of Los Lunas; Anna Duran and husband, Marvin, of Belen; and Kristi Storey of the family home.
The couple has 10 grandchildren: Mark and Kellen Storey, James and Brian Torres, Sofia Storey, Colleen Chavez, Jarrod and Justin Storey and Jason and Kevin Duran.
The Valencia County News-Bulletin is a locally owned and operated community newspaper, dedicated to serving Valencia County since 1910 through the highest journalistic and professional business standards. The VCNB is published weekly on Thursdays, including holidays both in print and online.