Mr., Mrs. Smith observe 40th anniversary
Linda (Blanchard) and Ron Smith, of South Williamsport, observed their 40th wedding anniversary April 27, 2014.
The Rev. Charles Moyer officiated at the ceremony held at Christ United Methodist Church, South Williamsport.
Mrs. Smith, a native of Williamsport, is the daughter of the late Donna and Raymond Blanchard. She graduated from South Williamsport Area High School in 1971. She is employed by Redeemer Lutheran Church as a secretary.
Mr. Smith, a native of Williamsport, is the son of Doris and Charles Smith, of Montoursville. He graduated from South Williamsport Area High School in 1969 and from the former Williamsport Area Community College, now Pennsylvania College of Technology, in 1971. He is employed by Little League International, South Williamsport, as a progra-mmer analyst.
They are the parents of a son, Scott, of Bloomington, Illinois, and two daughters, Stephanie Fay, of South Williamsport, and Shelly Bailey, of Collingswood, New Jersey.
There are two grandchildren.
In honor of their anniversary, a trip to Fort Myers Beach, Florida, is being planned.