Jerry and Jane Phillips, of Lynden, WA, celebrated their 50th anniversary yesterday.
They were married on July 25, 1959. They met in Spokane while Jerry was serving in the Air Force and Jane was in High School.
They have 2 children, Susan Linse and husband Ken and beloved son, Jerry Jr. They have 4 grandchildren: Julie Gibbons and husband Zane; Stephanie Fenner and husband Larry; James Linse and wife Mandy; Janelle Kinross and husband Kenny. They have 1 great-granddaughter: Carmellita.
They attribute their successful marriage to falling in love over and over again, their committment to each other and to being best friends.