Ken and Mary Orban of Presque Isle celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary April 22 with a mass at St. Casimir Church in Posen and an Alaskan cruise in May.
Ken and Mary were married April 22, 1972 in Rogers City. They have five children and 11 grandchildren: Shawn and Dawn Orban and children Shawn Jr., Shane, Catie and Andrew of Edwards AFB, Calif.; Shannon and Scott Coulter and children Sydney, Savanna, Sierra and Scottie of Freeport; Melanie and Ken Dubbert and son Mason of Oak Harbor, Ohio; Amanda Whitscell and daughter Emerson of DeWitt; and Josh and Sarah Orban and son Chad of Posen.
Ken is retired from LaFarge Presque Isle plant and Mary is retired from Alpena Public Schools. They reside on Black Bass Bay, Grand Lake.