Bacas celebrate golden wedding anniversary

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Leopoldo and Lydia Baca, of Belen, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 28. The couple was married in 1963.

Leopoldo is a Belen High School graduate and is a Vietnam veteran. He enjoys gardening, watching old TV shows and spending time with his two grandchildren.

Leopoldo and Lydia Baca At their wedding

Lydia, a homemaker, is also a BHS graduate, and enjoys cooking, going to the casino and spoiling her grandchildren.

The couple are members of Our Lady of Belen Catholic Church.

Their children are, son, Francisco Baca and partner, Lesa; daughter, Lina Benavidez and husband, Ray, and their children, Deelyla and Raymond.

They will be spending their anniversary at the Route 66 Casino.