Bob and Mary Carol Hess, of Danville, celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary aboard the Diamond Princess during a two-week cruise tour of Alaska.

The couple were married Aug. 4, 1973, at Emmanuel Bible Fellowship Church, Sunbury, by Pastor Harold Weaber.

He is a son of Robert and Eleanor Hess, of Danville, and she is a daughter of the late George and Mary Boyd, of Coal Township.

Bob is self-employed with Clark and Hess Trucking and Excavation, Danville.

The couple have two sons, Jamin and his wife, NeCole, of Danville, and Joshua, of Northumberland. They also have three grandchildren, DezRae, ClaRissa and Zachary.