Lester and Virginia Blizzard of Miami celebrating their 69 wedding anniversary Sept 17. They are both now retired and enjoying their time living on the river.

Lester does fishing and small engine repair and Virginia loves to work in her yard.

They were married at Miami on Sept 17 1942 never regretting one minute of their life.

Family will be honoring them with celebration at their home.

Lester is the son of the late Charlie and Flora Blizzard.Virginia is the daughter of the late Henry and Goldie King.

Virginia is also a member of the Shawnee tribe.

They plan on having many more years of married life together. They would like to wish all other married couples a happy anniversary.