Lechugas celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

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Sammie and Lutie Lechuga of Belen celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Feb. 10. They were married in Mountainair in 1962.

Lutie and Sammie Lechuga: At their wedding

Sammie is retired from the Santa Fe Railroad. The couple both belong to Our Lady of Belen Catholic Church, and they enjoy going to the casino.

Their children are Henry Lechuga and wife, Sandra, of Belen, Angela Zamora and husband, Greg, of Tomé, Jacob Lechuga and wife, Melissa, of Belen, and Bernadette Bibian and husband, Rick, of Los Lunas.

Their grandchildren are Katherine Lechuga of Idaho, Samantha Lechuga of Belen, Jayden and Jorden Lechuga of Belen, and Destinee and Ethan Bibian of Los Lunas. Thy have one great-grandson, Ryan, of Belen.

The couple will celebrate with their family and friends.