Originally published Wednesday, July 4, 2018 at 06:00a.m.

Mr. and Mrs. Frank Wilson celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary on July 3. Frank married Wyleese in Arkansas while he was on a 1-day leave from the Marines. They lived in Illinois after the service where Frank worked at Airtex and they started their family. Eventually they moved to Arizona where Frank worked at Motorola and they completed their family of 3 children. While living in Arizona, they have resided in Scottsdale, Payson and Prescott. Frank and Wyleese have four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.