We are pleased to share the 50th wedding anniversary of Francis "Shorty" and Karen Martin. They were married Jan. 30, 1971.

Shorty and Karen have been blessed with two sons, Ross (Romy) and Jerry, four grandchildren and two great- grandchildren.

They planned to celebrate on an Alaska cruise but COVID had other plans. Please help us celebrate their long-lasting love.

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