Arley and Jo Ann Nemo of Triadelphia are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary today, March 2.
They were united in marriage March 2, 1974 in Wellsburg.
Jo Ann Nemo, the former Jo Ann Wilkerson, is the daughter of Nora Gish. She attended school in Louisiana.
Arley Nemo is the son of John and Dorothy Nemo. He attended Triadelphia High School. He worked at his father's gas station in Triadelphia and served in the Marine Corps from 1957-66. He works for Miller Transfer, Wheeling, where he has been employed for 37 years.
They have eight children. The family includes Dorothy Thompson and her husband, Ron, of Cadiz; Christe McAfee and her husband, John, of Sugarcreek, Ohio; Arley Nemo and his friend, Ruth Maine, of Dillonvale; David Nemo and his wife, Anne, of Newport News, Va.; Katherine Haggartt and her husband, Jake, of Rock Hill, S.C.; Caroline Baltezore of Triadelphia and John Baltezore of Triadelphia. One son is deceased.
They have 15 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.