William and Esther (Seifert) Phelps of Towamensing Township, Lehighton, will soon be celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary.
They were married on Jan. 31, 1970 in St. Paul's U.C.C. in Easton, by the Rev. Fred Shafer.
Their reception was held at the Twin Lakes Country Club in Allentown.
William's parents are the late Mansfield and Anne Phelps of Jetson, Ky.
Esther's parents are the late Earl K. and Bessie A. Seifert of Easton.
William attended schools in Kentucky. He is retired from Kraft, Inc. in Fogelsville.