Kenton and Kim Lyon, Russell, celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary this month with a vacation to the Texas coast.

Kenton is employed as a county appraiser in Russell and Osborne counties. Kim retired from teaching after working more than 30 years in Hays public schools.

The couple have a daughter, Kaley Conner and son-in-law, Jerome; and a son, Richard Lyon. The couple have three grandchildren.

Kenton and Kim Lyon were married June 19, 1978, at First United Methodist Church, Pratt. 

Cards can be sent to the couple at 1534 N. Main, Russell, KS 67665.