December 24, 2011 at 7:59 pm in Grand Forks Herald
Nearly seven decades after they said “I do,” Merle and Leona Anderson still are celebrating their Christmases together.
This month, the couple marked their 68th wedding anniversary. Both from farm families, the Andersons met while attending school at the Northwest School of Agriculture in Crookston. They were married Dec. 15, 1943, in Sacred Heart Catholic Church in East Grand Forks.