Walt and Arlene Kettler of Wheeling are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary today, Sept. 25.
They were united in marriage Sept. 25, 1971 at First Christian Church, Wheeling, with the Rev. Thomas Kerns officiating the ceremony. At present, they are members of Warwood United Methodist Church, Wheeling.
Arlene Kettler is the daughter of the late Ernest S. and Bertha V. Ross of Wheeling. She is doing temporary work for various employers.
Kettler is the son of the late Walter H. Kettler Sr. and Marie H. Kettler of Wheeling. He is employed by Swisher International Inc., Wheeling.
The family includes a daughter, Erika, and her husband, Joseph Armstrong, of Bridgeport.