- Associated Press - Saturday, February 14, 2015

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A couple married for more than 60 years will be renewing their vows at a nursing home in Los Angeles.

The Los Angeles Daily News reports (https://bit.ly/1AAXLXs ) Glenn and Barbara Volkenant tied the knot on Valentine’s Day in 1953 after meeting on a blind date in Minnesota. They eventually moved to Southern California and had five children.

On Saturday, the couple with gather with family and friends at The Center of Parkwest nursing home, where Barbara Volkenant now lives. A grandson from Florida will perform the ceremony honoring their lifelong commitment.

Glenn Volkenant says he hopes people take with them what they see - “the love and devotion of old people getting older.”


Information from: (Los Angeles) Daily News, https://www.dailynews.com

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