Gary and Ruth Snickles of Bloomingdale will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with close family and friends. They were married on April 14th, 1961 by the Reverend Donald J. Hardy (the bride's father) in Lake Placid. The groom was born to Elwood and Helen Snickles and the bride was born to Donald and Nellie Hardy. The two have shared a house in Bloomingdale where they have spent most of their married life. The couple shares two children and their husbands, and three grandchildren.