Jack and Ruth Porter celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on June 3. They both attended Western State College in Gunnison (now Western State Colorado University) and were married in Westcliffe.
They have two children, Patrick and Patricia, and four grandchildren, Kyla, Wes, Connor and Shannon.
The Porters spent retirement working in national parks and now reside in Cedaredge and on Grand Mesa. They enjoy traveling in their RV.
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