Jay and Barb Belt celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on June 1. They were married in 1966 at her parents' home in Delta, where they now live. They are the third generation to live in that house.
Jay retired in 2004 after 32 years of teaching and coaching. Barb retired from the Colorado Department of Corrections.
They have three daughters, Michelle Armstrong of Delaware, Trina Brillhart of Grand Junction, and her twin, Tricia Keller of Delta. They have four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. They spend most of their free time following their grandkids and their activities.