Mr., Mrs. Smith observe 40th anniversary

Darlene (Messner) and Fred Smith, of Cogan Station, observed their 40th wedding anniversary on Oct. 27, 2018.

They were married by the Rev. Thomas Morningstar in the East Point United Methodist Church, East Point.

Mrs. Smith, a native of East Point, is the daughter of the late Mary and Charles Messner. She graduated from the Liberty Jr./Sr. High School in 1969 and the former Williamsport Area Community College, now Pennsylvania College of Technology. She retired from Sanders Mortuary last year.

Mr. Smith, a native of Williamsport, is the son of the late Sophie and Winfred Smith. He graduated from the Williamsport Area High School in 1961, and served in the Army during the Vietnam era. He retired from Bimbo Bakeries USA, known as the former Stroehmann Brothers Bakery, in June after 56 years of service.

In honor of their anniversary, they went to Sight & Sound in Lancaster and are planning a trip to Brazil.