Bernard and Elizabeth Ryczek
HAMBURG — Mr. and Mrs. Bernard and Elizabeth (nee Morad) Ryczek of Hamburg celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on April 20. The couple was married at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church of Orchard Park in 1963 by the Rev. John Doyle.
The Ryczeks now have four children, Paul Susan, Ellen and Mark, and six grandchildren, Claire, Sarah, Kara, Alex, Kaelin and Kierstin.
Bernard Ryczek retired from his 35-year employment as a teacher in the Frontier Central and Hamburg school districts. He attended Canisius College and is a member of the Knights of Columbus and Saints Peter & Paul Church.
Elizabeth Ryczek is a retired registered nurse. She was employed at Mercy Hospital of Buffalo and Hamburg ElderWood Health Care at Lakewood. She attended Mercy Hospital Nursing School and Canisius College. She is a member of the Hamburg Garden Club and Saints Peter & Paul Church.
The couple celebrated the golden anniversary on July 20 at the Roycroft Inn of East Aurora.