Battersons celebrate 40 years of marriage

Mr. and Mrs. Larry W. Batterson Sr. of Laurel Run Road, Beech Creek, celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on Feb. 8.

They were married in Trinity United Methodist Church in Lock Haven by the Rev. Richard D. Leonard.

Mrs. Batterson is the former Kathy Decker, daughter of the late David and Dorothy Decker, who lived on Hogan Boulevard, Mill Hall. Larry is the son of Dick Batterson of Gaines and the late Lois Batterson.

The couple are parents of two sons, Larry (Michele) Batterson Jr. and granddaughter Sylvia of State College and B.J. (Meredith) Batterson and granddaughter Ella and grandson Evan of Clintondale.