Richard and Marietta Lauridsen, St. Clair, will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary with a family dinner at Matt’s Steakhouse in Rolla. Mr. Lauridsen and the former Miss Woodruff were united in marriage Nov. 30, 1973, at St. Rita’s Catholic Church in Vinita Park.

The Lauridsens’ children are Jeff (Ann); Mark; and Tricia (Keegan) Tune. Grandchildren are Paige and Kinley.