9/26/2013 8:24:00 AM Milestone Anniversary Alleys celebrate 67th anniversary
Chester and Vestal Alley celebrated their 67th wedding anniversary on Sept. 19, 2013. They were married on Sept. 19, 1946, in Ventura, Calif., and lived there until 1979, when the entire family moved to Prescott Valley, Ariz. They had four children, Noel, Janis, Vernon and Naomi. From those children, they have nine grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.
They enjoy travel, family and being outdoors. Chester Allen is a World War II veteran who served with the famed 101st Airborne Division from D-Day until the end of the war. Vestal Alley was a telephone switchboard operator when they met and after Chester Alley returned home after the war.
Family is their secret to a long and happy marriage.