Mr. and Mrs. Rick Valentik of LaGrange celebrated 40 years of marriage on Saturday, February, 2, 2013. Mr. Valentik retired from the Elyria Police Department. Mrs. Valentik teaches at Lorain County JVS. They are the parents of Rick Valentik, Jr., Jeff Valentik, Jennifer Valentik (daughter-inlaw), Jon Valentik and Rob Valentik; and the grandparents of five. They celebrated their special day with a luncheon with their kids and grandkids.