Married 70 years ago on June 29, 1925, in Thatcher, Ariz., and sealed in the Arizona Temple when it was completed later. They have been lifelong residents of Thatcher where they farmed. He served as stake president's counselor, high councilor, bishop, and home teacher. She served in the Primary, Relief Society and visiting teacher. They enjoy gardening and sharing flowers and garden produce with others. Members of the Thatcher 2nd Ward. Parents of six children, they have 30 grandchildren, 64 great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren.