Bill and Aleen Ott of 508 Holford Drive celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary with a family dinner.
They were married May 4, 1974, in Salem Evangelical United Church of Christ.
Mrs. Ott, the former Aleen Drebes, is a daughter of Roberta Drebes of Quincy and the late Harvey Drebes. Mr. Ott is a son of Mr. and Mrs. Hubert Ott of Quincy.
They are the parents of Laura (Shawn) Williams of Fowler and T.J. Ott of Naperville; a son, Joey Ott, is deceased. They have two grandchildren.
Mr. Ott is the owner of Ott's Auto Supply (Carquest) in Kahoka, Mo., and Mrs. Ott takes care of their grandchildren.
They enjoy spending time with family and friends at their river camp.