Mr. and Mrs. Leslie E. Gross celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary with a family trip to Lake of the Ozarks in August and dinner for family and friends Nov. 15, 2008, in Munjor.

Children of the couple are Lynette Callahan and husband, Tom, Frisco, Texas, Len Gross and wife, Patricia, Dumas, Texas, LaNae Lang and husband, Greg, Hays, and LaShana Hunt and husband, Troy, Lawrence.

The couple have nine grandchildren, Hannah, Sean, Michael, Patelynn, Halle, Ethan, Mia, Dallas and Olivia.

Les Gross and Linda Weigel were married Nov. 16, 1968, at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Hays.