Mr., Mrs. Koch observe 40th anniversary


Rhonda Lynn (O’Brien) and Robert David Koch, of Williamsport, will observe their 40th wedding anniversary today, July 16, 2017.

They were married at St. Mark Lutheran Church.

Mrs. Koch is the daughter of Gail L. (Shemery) and Rodney E. O’Brien. She graduated from Williamsport Area High School in 1977 and from State Beauty School in 1980. She has been employed by K9 Kuts and Spaw for 10 years as the owner and operator and has been a pet groomer for 15 years.

Mr. Koch is the son of Blanche M. (Streck) Koch, of Sandy Lake, and the late Jack J. Koch. He graduated from Willia­msport Area High school and has been employed by River Valley Transit as a bus driver for 33 years.

They are the parents of a son, Robert David Koch II, of Williamsport, and a daughter, Rebecca Lynn (Koch) Knepley, of Williamsport.

They have two grandsons and one granddaughter. A second granddaughter is planned to arrive in November.

In honor of their anniversary, a trip to Maine is planned for the fall.