Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth R. Richardson of Morenci will celebrate 70 years of marriage.
Kenneth Richardson and Betty Harden were united in marriage April 26, 1944, at First Christian Church in Irvine, Ky., by the groom’s uncle, Rev. Roy Richardson.
The couple have four children, Judy (and Thomas) Britsch of Manitou Beach, Mich., Ken (and Diane) Richardson of Bourbonnais, Ill., Linda (and Randy) Marowelli of Adrian, Mich., and Ed (and Myra) Richardson of Vicksburg, Mich. They also have 12 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren.
Kenneth is a real estate broker for Richardson Realty in Morenci. The couple owned and operated Gambles Hardware store for 24 years and the Village Inn for seven years in Morenci.