Mr., Mrs. Stopper observe 40th anniversary
Kathy (Martino) and Dick Stopper, of Williamsport, will observe their 40th wedding anniversary today, April 20, 2014.
They were married by the Rev. Paul Baier, uncle of Mr. Stopper, in Williamsport.
Mrs. Stopper, a native of Williamsport, is the daughter of the late Ginny and Francis Martino. She graduated from Williamsport Area High School in 1970 and from Williamsport Hospital School of Nursing in 1973. She is employed by Jersey Shore Hospital as a nurse.
Mr. Stopper, a native of Williamsport, is the son of the late Mary and Ambrose Stopper. He graduated from Jersey Shore Area High School in 1970 and from the former Williamsport Area Com-munity College, now Pennsylvania College of Technology, in 1972. He is employed by HRI.
They are the parents of four daughters, Gini Miller, of Poughquog, N.Y.; Marybeth Rhines, of Brookville; Debra Barren, of Watsontown; and Joanna Stopper, of Willia-msport.
There are five grandchildren.
In honor of their anniversary, a family picnic was held at Indian Park, Montoursville.