ELKHART Dale and Alberta (Watts) Laws celebrated their 40th anniversary last month.
They were married Dec. 28, 1973, in Amarillo, Texas.
Mr. Laws works at Foamcraft in Elkhart as a truck driver. Mrs. Laws was formerly employed at Heinnies as a cook.
Their children are Daleanne Laws, Jessie Maldonado and Kristopher Laws, all of Elkhart.
Their grandchildren are Micah Maldonado and Armani and Hannah Barasa, all of Elkhart.
Mrs. Laws was the fourth generation on her mothers side of the family to be married on Dec. 28. The Laws met when she was 9 and he was 10; his mother was babysitting for her mother.