Family over everything

Family means everything to Claire and Dick Dybul. And their family helped strengthen their marriage. "We always got together for holidays and cookouts," said Dick. "So that's probably what kept us all together." The Dybul's met at a wedding in the early 1950s. Claire was 17 at the time and Dick jokes that she lied… Continue reading Family over everything

Selfless Love

After 60 years of marriage, Mo and Jim Haines still spend all of their time together. "He could never get anything done," joked Mo, as they sit together in the lobby of the Milwaukee Catholic Home. The Haines' love story began long before their marriage on February 9, 1957. They first met in the third… Continue reading Selfless Love

A platinum Valentine’s Day!

What better couple to feature in a Valentine's Day post than Glenn and Dolores Coates, who have celebrated 72 years of marriage and counting!  When Glenn Coates traveled with a friend to Minnesota in 1941, he didn't know he'd be meeting the woman he'd spend the rest of his life with. "{My friend} had a… Continue reading A platinum Valentine’s Day!