Richard “Dick” and Patricia “Pat” Kesterson will celebrate their 40th anniversary.

They were married July 21, 1978, at St. Margaret Mary Church by Rev. Richard Shoda.

He is the son of the late Fred and Neva Kesterson and is retired from Schott.

She is the daughter of the late Bud and Isabelle Ruble.

She is retired from BB&T.

They have two children, Tara of Parkersburg and Justin (Stephanie) of DesMoines, Wash.

They have three grandsons, Tyler and Kaleb of Parkersburg and Brooks of DesMoines.