Steve and Diane Hanneken

Steve and Diane (Brinkmann) Hanneken, of Washington, will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary Sunday, Nov. 7. The couple wed in 1981 at St. Francis Borgia Church, Washington. 

The union has been blessed with five children: Josh Hanneken and fiancee Erika Niemeyer, Washington, Krista Engemann and husband Chris, Marthasville, Sarah Hanneken, Columbia, Alisha Roettering and husband Evan, Washington, and Brianna Hofstetter and husband Bobby, Union; and 10 grandchildren.