Denny and Jane Stornes, of Kennedy, N.Y., celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family picnic on Cassadaga Lake. They are the parents of Erik Stornes of Kennedy, N.Y., and Sally Parsley of Bridgewater, Va. They have three grandchildren: Aidan, Brendan and Claire Parsley.

Stornes and the former Jane Abbey were married on May 23, 1964, at the Kennedy United Methodist Church.

Stornes is retired from Lutheran Social Services. Mrs. Stornes was a former employee of Falconer Central School.