Sidney and Anita Fickes

Mr. and Mrs. Sidney Fickes of Imler celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on April 20.

The couple celebrated with a trip to Virginia Beach, Va.

They were married

April 20, 1973, at the Upper Claar Church of the Brethren by the late Rev. Taylor Dively.

The couple have one daughter, April of Imler, and two grandchildren.

Mr. Fickes has been employed at Fi-Hoff Concrete, Johnstown, for 37 years.

Mrs. Fickes has been employed at Sheetz Brothers Kitchen, Claysburg, for more than four years.