Naweed and Elaine Najib, Drums, are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary today. They were married on New Years Day 1972.
Mrs. Najib is the daughter of the late John and Mildred Yarrish.
Elaine graduated from Kings County School of Nursing and attended Wilkes University. Prior to retirement, she was employed by National Association of Home Care and Adventist Home Health Care in Washington, D.C.
Mr. Najib is the son of late Rashid Najib and Sania Nouri Najib and the brother of late Dr. Umid Nejib.
Naweed earned graduate degrees from Wilkes University, The Catholic University and George Washington University. He retired from Lockheed Martin in northern Virginia.
A cocktail gathering of family and friends will be held at their residence in Drums.