S: The Story of Bernard and Arlene Montgomery
BC: Happy 65th Anniversary Grandpa and Grandma Montgomery We Love you!!
FC: All Because Two People Fell In Love | The Story of Bernard and Arlene Montgomery
1: Once Upon a Time.....
2: There was a young woman named Arlene Dora Boelter. Her parents were Delbert and Lilly Boelter. She grew up on a small farm near Verdigre Nebraska with 3 sisters: Marie, Vivienne, and Beverly.
3: And There was a young Man named Ivan Bernard "Sunny"Montgomery. His parents were Charles and Mary. He grew up on a small farm near Orchard with one sister: Leona, and 3 brothers: Wilbur, Francis and Charles Jr.
5: This man and this woman grew up only a few miles apart. They rode horses together and went to Oak View Park for dances. Soon they fell in love.
7: They got married at St Paul's Lutheran Church on December 18th, 1946. Their attendants were Arelene's sister Marie and Bernard's brother Charles Jr. They followed their wedding with a reception at Arlene's parent's house.
8: They moved onto a farm North of Orchard Nebraska The farm was given to them by Bernard's dad, Charles Montgomery. Here they lived for about 60 years. They raised hogs, cattle, chickens, and horses on this farm along with all of their children. They also cut hay, raised corn and beans.
10: Together, Bernard and Arlene had 8 children... | Monte | Janet | Marsha | Darla
11: Darell | Suzann | Roger | Lynette
12: Those 8 children gave them 23 Grandchildren Janet had a son named Jeffrey. Monte had a son Greg, daughter Andrea and step-children Chad and Dusty. Roger had 4 children, Brian, Gina, Timothy and Brandon. Lynette had 3 children, Del, Devin and Desirae Marsha had a son Jeremy and a daughter Karene. Darla had 4 children, Lee, Jessica, Samantha and Corynn. Darell had a daughter Miranda and a son Jaryd Suzann had 3 children, Kray, Chase and Riley.
13: Those Grandchildren gave Bernard and Arlene many Great Granchildren. Taylor,Memphis, Kennedy, Zach, Jescey, Hailey, Lexi, Tucker, Emily, Avery, Lainey, Jessa, Kadyn,Grayson, Justin, Morgan, Kylie, Jaylin, Mason, Braxton, Braisley, Lila, ________________, ______________, __________________, __________________, __________________, ________________, _______________.____________________, ___________________,_________________, ____________________,_________________, ______________________,_______________.
14: And all of this is because..... | 40 Years | 50 Years
15: 60 Years | 65 years ago, Bernard and Arlene fell in love.