Peter and Sandra (Leak) Pedone, of Sunriver, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 6 at Buckhorn Restaurant in Winters, Calif., with a celebration for their family, hosted by their children, and a following trip to Las Vegas.

The couple were married Aug. 6, 1961, in Roseville Calif, in a poolside wedding at the home of the bride’s parents. They have two children, Peter, Jr. (and Julie), of Camino, Calif., and Michael Ann (and Brian) Riley, of Davis, Calif.; five grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Lt. Col. Pedone served in the U.S. Army until his retirement in 1979. He is an officer in the Pine Mountain Posse, a cowboy action shooting group. Mrs. Pedone worked as a child and family therapist until her retirement in 2002. The couple are members of the Sunriver Racquet Club.

They have lived in Central Oregon for 21 years.

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