Tuesday, August 12, 2014

In Loving Memory - 80 Years Ago....

Love and work are the cornerstones of our humanness. ~Sigmund Freud

It was August 12, 1934. Gerald and Pauline first met there and were married in the United Methodist Tranquility Church, Tranquility, NJ. Their honeymoon trip included a stay at the Montrose Inn, Montrose PA, the town where I now live.

Old Photos



The year 1938
I learned country ways at age 2.....

Along came a son and twin daughters...
The year 1944

The year 1984
50th anniversary...


The year 1994
Picnic at their Cabin in PA

The year 1999 - 65th Anniversary
At their home in NJ

A happy home is one in which each spouse grants the possibility that the other may be right, though neither believes it.  ~Don Fraser





6 comments:

  1. What a wonderful achievement that was!!! My great grandparents were married that long, I think....he was 90 and she was 84 when they died....a couple of months apart from each other...she died first, then he followed of a broken heart. My grandparents died within two weeks of each other. I think I'll post some pictures of them, though they are not as good as yours because I took pictures of pictures. They belonged to my aunt. So glad I have those pictures, as I'm sure you are as well.

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  2. Wow...that was an amazing post to read and view the wonderful photos.

    My parents were married for 55 years before my mom passed.

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  3. That church surrounded by the autumn leaves is so pretty! What a treasure your parents are. You have a beautiful family. Love this post!

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  4. I just came over from your latest post (4-20-15). This is a wonderful post. I enjoyed it.

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