Mr. and Mrs. John Bollinger of Sinking Valley, Altoona, celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary July 28 with a party at their home given by their daughters, followed by an Altoona Curve baseball game. The family then took a week's vacation to Myrtle Beach.
The couple was married July 28, 1973, at Trinity United Methodist Church, Bellwood.
Mrs. Bollinger is the former Sue Carruthers.
They have two daughters: Becky Voege of Pittsburgh and Jackie of Hyde Park, N.Y.
Mr. Bollinger is a teacher at Altoona Area Junior High School.
Mrs. Bollinger retired as an accounting assistant at Hollidaysburg Veterans Home.
Both work for the Altoona Curve during the baseball season.
Mr. Bollinger is a member of the Jaffa Shrine, Jaffa Patrol and Masonic Lodge 616.
Mrs. Bollinger is a member of the Daughters of the Nile, Temple 129.
They are members of Trinity United Methodist Church.