Tommy and Becky Taron of Shawnee celebrated their 40th anniversary Feb. 23, 2013.
They were married Feb. 23, 1973, at St. Benedict’s Catholic Church in Shawnee.
Their children are Emily and husband Chad Franklin of Blanchard, Jessica and husband Brewster Davis of Shawnee, Amanda and husband Shaun Sullivan of Yukon.
Their grandchildren are Caitlin and Chance Franklin, Chase Penisten, Camryn and Carley Davis, and Cooper and Crew Sullivan.
They are members of St. Benedict’s Church. They retired from the family business, Pierre’s Cleaners, Inc., in 2008. Tommy works part-time, and Becky works at St. Anthony Physicians Shawnee.