Grubbs and (Eufemi) Grubbs
Michael and Mary (Eufemi) Grubbs celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Aug. 16. The couple was married Aug. 16, 1952 at the Our Lady of Hungary Church in Southbend, Ind. by Father Urbine. They have 6 children — 5 sons and 1 daughter: Marc (Diane), Mesa, Ariz.; Michael (Tami), Ashland, Ore.; Pat (Lilly), Mesa, Ariz.; Jon (Brad), Chino Valley, Ariz.; Chris (Minnie), Phoenix, Ariz. and Lisa (Gregg), Payson, Ariz. They also have 22 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren with one on the way.
Jim and Claudia Eskew met through a mutual friend in 1960 in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. and married two years later. They have four children — Teresa, Lori, Elizabeth and James — and six grandchildren, all of whom will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with them. They moved to Payson from Phoenix and have resided here for the last 25 years.