EDDY: 40th wedding anniversary

MARTINS FERRY – Charles and Patricia (Minder) Eddy are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary today, Oct. 27. They were united in marriage on Oct. 27, 1973 at the Grace United Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Brownlee officiating.

Eddy is the son of Barbara Eddy and the late Charles R. Eddy, Sr., of Belmont and is a dispatcher for the Shoemaker Mine, Golden Ridge Portal. His wife, Trish, is the daughter of the late Eugene and Stella Minder, and is a homemaker and grandmother.

They are the parents of two children, Chuck and his wife, Karen, and P.J. and his wife, Brianne, all of Martins Ferry; six grandchildren: Jonas and Zane, Morgan, Tate, Adele and Claire. Grandson Jonas shares their anniversary by celebrating his fifth birthday on the same day.