The Greatest Generation! All Married over 50 years, their example has
inspired their children, nephews, nieces and grandchildren as well as countless
fiends. May God continue to bless this special group.
Pictured left to right - Bill & Connie Schmitt, Jerome & Carole Schmitt, Bonar & Ronnie Phelabaum, Ed & Janet Schmitt, Leonard & Mickey Schmitt, Ed & Rita Karpinski
There were more from this remarkable family not pictured! George & Lafaye Schmitt and Frank & Marylee Schmitt and, Louis & Merle Schmitt all married over 50 years!
Government research studies show that Senior Citizens are the nations leading carriers of Aids!
The report, published by the U.S. Administration on Aging (AoA) shows that senior citizens are the leading carriers of Hearing Aids, Band Aids, Rol Aids, Walking Aids, Medical Aids, Government Aids, and most of all, monetary aid to their kids.
They fought not for territory but for justice. Not for plunder but for liberation around the world.
"... the generation of Americans that defeated the forces of tyranny neither asked for nor expected a memorial. They came home. They went to work. And they built a nation that remains the world's most powerful example of democracy and freedom in action."