"We were sort of drawn together by accident, but it seemed like it was to be. We have loved one another, that's the big thing."

- John D. Chapman

Married 70 years ago on Valentine's Day, Feb. 14, 1918, in the Salt Lake Temple. They have lived in various communities in Idaho and Utah where they have operated a retail business. He retired from Hill Air Force Base. Both held many Church positions and have done extensive genealogy research. Members of Provo, Utah, 18th Ward. Parents of six children, they have 31 grandchildren and 54 great-grandchildren.