Mark and Donna (DJ) Walker will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary on May 5. They met in their hometown of Clinton, Iowa, on Aug. 25, 1972, and were married in Fulton, Ill., on May 5, 1973. After joining the LDS church, they were sealed in the Provo Temple on May 5, 1979. They have lived in Rush Valley since 1996 and are the parents of three children, Danika, Jessica and Brian, and eight grandchildren. As they begin the fifth decade of their marriage, they continue to grow closer and more deeply in love.