Gary and Brenda (Smith) Neal, of Galion, are celebrating 40 years of marriage. They were married on June 28, 1980 at the Peace Lutheran Church by Pastor Luther A. Muehlbrad of the Peace Lutheran Church and Rev. John T. Miller of the First United Church of Christ.

They have one son and soon to be daughter-in-law, Ryan Neal and Deseree Hunt of Findlay, Ohio; a daughter and son-in-law, Rachel and Andy Roesch of Gas City, Indiana; and a daughter, Reanne Neal of Galion. They also have three grandchildren, Anderson (age 9), Addison (age 6), and Anniston Roesch (9 months).