The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

October 20, 2013


Enid News & Eagle

— Mr. and Mrs. John Cole will celebrate their 40th anniversary with family and friends.

John Cole and Patti Craig were married Oct. 21, 1973, at the Vandenberg Air Force Base Chapel in Lompoc, Calif.

John is a retired lieutenant colonel with the U.S. Air Force, program manager for CSC at Vance AFB in Oklahoma and program manager for DS2 at Sheppard AFB in Texas.

Patti taught school in seven states for many years. Her doctoral degree from OSU will be awarded in December.

Their children are Sarah Slaninka, New Buffalo, Mich., and David Cole, Houston, Texas. They have one grandson.