ichael and Karen Aldom of Salem were honored on the occasion of their 40th wedding anniversary at a reception held recently at Clarysville Inn.
The couple was married on Sept. 15, 1968, at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Frostburg, Md.
Mr. Aldom served as a General's Aide in the US Army and was stationed at Fort Belvoir, Va.
Mrs. Aldom graduated from cosmetology school in Cumberland. She is currently employed as office manager for Herb Shultz, DO.
Originally from Maryland, they moved to Youngstown and finally settled in Salem where their daughter Jennifer and son James graduated from Salem High School.
Mr. Aldom is the nephew of the late James Aldom, the original owner of the Steel Trolley Diner and Burger Chef restaurants where Mike also worked as manager. He is currently group health insurance officer for Huntington Bank.
They are members of the Salem Golf Club and have two grandchildren.