Earl and Velda Kleinman
"Always try to see the bright side of life." Earl and Velda KleinmanMarried 70 years ago on Dec. 19, 1928, in the Arizona Temple. They lived in Mesa, Ariz., for 50 years where he worked for the Arizona Water Users' Association. They moved to Prescott, Ariz., after his retirement. He served in many callings and was a temple worker. She served in the Relief Society as homemaking counselor and leader, and continues serving as a visiting teacher. She has also gathered family history information and is an active member of the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers. Members of the Bradshaw Ward, Prescott Arizona Stake. Parents of five children, they have 22 grandchildren and 43 great-grandchildren.
Editor's note: The Church News will honor couples married 70 years, or on successive years those who have not been honored previously, and those who have been married 75 or more years. Information and a clear photo must be sent at least three weeks before the couple's anniversary to Church News, P.O. Box 1257, Salt Lake City, Utah 84110.