Originally published Sunday, March 4, 2018 at 06:05a.m.

Bob and Sharon Painter were married on March 1, 1958 in Lansing, Michigan.

They moved to Arizona in 1964 and have enjoyed the past 24 years in Prescott.

Son, Bret, and his wife, Justine, also live in Prescott. Grandson Joshua lives in Flagstaff, and granddaughter Shea lives in the Phoenix area.

The couple observed the occasion quietly with close friends and family.