Hank and Linda Starcher of Parkersburg, will celebrate their 40th anniversary on Aug. 4.

They were married in Clarksburg in 1973.

She is the daughter of Karl Insani of Bradenton, Fla., and the late Betty Insani. She works as a hairdresser and a crossing guard.

He is the son of the late Jess and Ora Mae Starcher. He is retired from Cytec Industries at Willow Island and is employed by Community Action.

They are the parents of one daughter, Nickoletta “Nicki” Lynn Starcher of Parkersburg.

A family celebration is planned at their camp near Buckhannon, W.Va.