FAIRBURY — Art and Patsy Whately of Fairbury celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary.

Whately and Patsy Geltz were married Jan. 21, 1978, in Newton. Their attendants were Connie Geltz Colwell and Mike Whately.

They are the parents of Chad (Amber) Whately, Chenoa; Lindsey (Troy) Jozefiak, Rockford; and Trevor Whately, Mountain View. Calif. They have one grandchild.

He has worked at Hoffrichters Westside Lumber for almost 40 years. She has been a U.S. postal worker for more than 20 years.