The more you invest in a marriage
the more valuable it becomes. amy grant
There we were on August 10, 1974.
Today is our 37th wedding anniversary.
A successful marriage requires falling in love many times,
always with the same person.
So take a look at this photo of my Strawn first cousins.
And now let's talk about marriage.
Front row (l to r): John (*Susie) 30 yrs. Kent (*Sindy) 35 yrs.
Ellen (*Dennis) 37 yrs Dean (Jane) 28 yrs. Phil (*Carmen) 46 yrs.
Russ (*Joyce) 47 yrs. Dennis (*Marilyn) 40 yrs. Charles (*Audrey) 53 yrs.
Tom (*Ilene) 40 yrs. Galen (*Kris) 32 yrs.
Back row (l to r): David (Kathy) Jeff (Jodie) Stacey (Philip)
Debby (*Dan) 40 yrs. Nola (*Tom) 35 yrs. Jaqui (Dave)
Nancy (*Gary) 46 yrs. Alice (*Garald) 43 yrs.
Pam (*Matt) 31 yrs. Jerry (*Diane) 33 yrs.
Not pictured: Sondra (*Brian) 50 yrs. Judy (*Archie) Rich (Sharon)
Tim (*Debbie) 37 yrs. Mike (Leliani )
* indicates the same person all these years!
So put your hands together for the 700+ years of marriage amongst the Strawn first cousins!
And remember.....a dress that zips up the back will always bring a husband and wife together!!
(I may have some errors and if so I apologize!)