William and Jo-Anne Tomalinas, Dorrance Township, are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary today, Aug. 23. They were united in marriage on Aug. 23, 1969, in Holy Rosary Church, Wilkes-Barre, by the Rev. Koval.
Jo-Anne is the daughter of the late General Joseph and Anne Chmiola.
William is the son of the late William and Lillian Tomalinas.
They are the parents of two children: Dr. William Tomalinas and his wife Amy, Mountain Top; and Tara Langan and her husband Tim, Mountain Top.
The couple has four grandchildren: Taylor, Billy, Nicole and Jessie.
The children hosted a dinner in their honor to celebrate the occasion.