40th ANNIVERSARY: Norman and Patricia Burns
Norman and Patricia Burns celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on Sept. 21. They celebrated with a short vacation to South Bethany Beach, Del.
Norm is a self-employed contractor in the Indiana area, and Pat is a retired teacher from the Indiana Area School District.
She taught for a total of 30 years.
They met in college in California, Pa., and were married by the Rev. John Rankin at the California Presbyterian Church. They moved to the Indiana area in 1976.
They have one son, Jason, and a number of “adopted” children, including Keith and Melissa McCracken along with children Levi, Judah, Hannah, Eden, Michael, Seliah and Isaiah; and Marc and Sue Stephenson and children Isaiah, Rebecca, Alycn and Ariyah.