Leo and Freda Cahoon of Highland will observe their 70th Wedding Anniversary on April 3, 2014. The couple celebrated with a party at Parkview Cafe in Marine.
Leo and the former Freda Himes were married on April 3, 1944 in Woodriver IL.
Leo is retired from Alton Boxboard and is active with Highland Southern Baptist Church & the VFW in Highland.
Freda is retired from Monterey Coal Mine Albers, IL. and is active with Highland Southern Baptist Church & the VFW in Highland.
They have 4 children: Annebell Murphy (Charlie Kehn) of Tampa, FL., Stephen Cahoon of Lahoma, OK., Spencer Cahoon of Enid, OK., & the late Cindy Lucas (Cahoon).
They have four grandchildren: Jessica, Michelle, Peter & Leo. They have four great-grandchildren Thomas, Tyra, Tyler, Alexander.