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Couple celebrates 75 years of marriage

10/3/2013 - West Side Leader
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By Staff Writer

Photo courtesy of Pleasant View Health Care Center
BARBERTON — Elmer and Wilma Purvis celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary Sept. 3 at Pleasant Pointe Assisted Living by renewing their vows in a ceremony officiated by Pastor Linda Summerville.

The couple were married by a justice of the peace in 1938 and settled in Barberton, according to Pleasant Pointe staff. For the anniversary celebration, Elmer was escorted down the aisle by grandson Marc Storad, and Wilma was led by Theresa Green, a Pleasant Pointe caregiver. A reception was held for the couple with many family members, friends and residents and staff of Pleasant Pointe.

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