Ace and Barbara were married in Pacific Grove, California in 1942. They had been sweethearts for five years.
They both taught in the Monterey area until they moved to Los Gatos in 1944 when Ace landed his job with the Cambrian Elementary School District. They made their home in Los Gatos and had two children.
Ace and Barbara were married for 69 years, four months. She died in December, 2011, with Ace and her children at her side.
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