Contis Reach 40 Years

Thomas J. and Nancy J. Conti of Wheeling are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary today, Aug. 25.

They were united in marriage Aug. 25, 1973 at St. Mary’s Church, Yonkers, N.Y., with the Rev. Leone officiating. Eileen Wiener and Gary Shepherd were attendants. The Contis have been residents of the Wheeling area since 1982.

Nancy Conti is the daughter of Julia Messner of Yonkers and the late Ernest Messner. She is a retired registered nurse.

Thomas Conti is the son of the late Peter and Mary Conti of Latrobe, Pa. He is an Army veteran and is a retired laboratory manager for Bayer Material Science, New Martinsville. He is an adjunct professor of chemistry at Wheeling Jesuit University and Ohio University Eastern.

They have a son, Christopher of Triadelphia.

They celebrated their anniversary with a special dinner and a trip to Yellowstone Park, Mount Rushmore and the Grand Tetons.