Koler: 40th wedding anniversary

Joseph and Tina Koler will be celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary today, Aug. 14. They were united in marriage Aug. 14, 1971, in the First Christian Church, Disciples of Christ, in Wheeling, with the late Dr. Hubert L. Barnett officiating.

Tina Koler is the daughter of the late Clyde (Pete) and Marie Clark Hudson of Wheeling. She is a retired teacher at Ohio County Schools.

Joseph Koler is the son of the late Edward and Cecelia (Sadie) Koler of Bridgeport. He is a retired business machine technician of Simmons Business Systems, Bethel Park, Pa. He has been a football official on the Ohio Valley Board for 38 years where he serves on the executive board and is the instructor for trainees.

They are the parents of three daughters: Carissa Koler of Wheeling; Natalie Koler and her fiance, Jesse McCready, of Bridgeville, Pa.; and Amanda Niksic and her husband, Stephen, of Leechburg, Pa.

The Kolers will celebrate their anniversary with a family dinner and a trip to Oahu, Hawaii.