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Wallises celebrate 70th wedding anniversary

Published: Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013 9:47 a.m. CST • Updated: Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013 9:48 a.m. CST

Gertrude and Ralph Wallis Sr. of Sycamore will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary on Nov. 10.

Ralph Wallis and Gertrude Shuck were married Nov. 10, 1945, in a rural farm house north of Somonauk, and lived most of their married life in Sandwich.

The couple has two sons, Ralph Jr. (Peg) of Sycamore and Richard (Carolyn) of The Villages, Fla. They also have six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

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