David and Mary Thornton recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. The couple married on Jan. 19, 1951 in Coleman, Texas, and moved to Kenai in 1963 to make Alaska their home. Their family has grown over the years to include three children, Teresa Elmore, Candace Berman and David N. Thornton, and their families, all of Kenai, eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Their family said that on this Valentine's Day they would like to celebrate with them the love these sweethearts, Nana and Dika, have shared for 60 years.
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