LaVerne Armstrong and Laura Mae Pillar were united in marriage March 26, 1954 in the United Brethren Church in Lincoln, Nebr.
Laura was from Denver, Colo. and LaVerne was from York, Nebr., a WWII and Korean Navy veteran. They have spent their entire life in Sidney. LaVerne worked for the Power Plant in Sidney for 27 years. They remain in Sidney.
They have one son, Michael Ray Armstrong and wife Angela, and 2 grandchildren, Mrs. Amanda Anstine of Omaha and Cory Michael Armstrong of Colorado.