Larry and Patricia Flint, of Sand Creek, Mich., will celebrate 40 years of marriage. They were united in marriage Oct. 10, 1970, in Chillicothe, Ohio.
They moved from southern Ohio to Sand Creek in 1988. Larry recently retired from Parker Hannifin in Metamora, after more than 40 years with the company. Patty is a homemaker.
The couple has three children, Adam Flint of Sand Creek, Ben (and Shelly) Flint of Waverly, Ohio, and Mandy (and Ryan) Eberly of Fayette. They also have six grandchildren, A.J., Ashly, Hunter, Grace, Eli and Lilly.
Larry and Patty will celebrate with a family gathering later this month.