Willis and Anna Wilmot will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Sept. 7. They were married in Blessed Sacrament Cathedral in Detroit on Sept. 7, 1946.
The Wilmots lived in Detroit for the first 25 years of their marriage. They moved to Spruce in 1972 and lived their for 23 years, until 1995 when they moved to Alpena where they now reside.
Willis and Anna have seven children, 20 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and 18 children/grandchildren through marriage.