Tuesday, 08 January 2013 15:32
Swans to celebrate 40th anniversary
The family of Paul and Kathy Swan is hosting a 40th wedding anniversary for the couple from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 20.
The “come and go” reception will be at the Marion City Building, 208 E. Santa Fe St., Marion.
They were married Jan. 20, 1973, at St. Mark Catholic Church in Marion.
The two were both employed at Quality Food Market in downtown Marion until the closing of the local grocery store in 1993.
Paul then went to work full-time with his business, Swan’s Refrigeration & Air Conditioning. Kathy is employed as the deputy treasurer at the Marion County Courthouse.
They have resided in Marion since their marriage.
Family members hosting the anniversary include Katrina Griffin and husband Justin of Strong City and their two daughters, Kandace and Kassady, and Becky Makovec and husband Tim of Marion and their two children, Morgan and Tyler, and Vickie Smolik of Marion.
For those unable to attend, cards may be sent to the Swans at: 313 S. Fourth St., Marion, KS 66861.