Couples announcements December 31, 2013




Bob and Victoria Sanchez of Star Valley recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on the Big Island of Hawaii. There were married in Madrid, Spain Dec. 21, 1963. They have four sons, each born in a different country: Bobby, Madrid, Spain; Henry, Peru, Ind.; Jose in Asuncion, Paraguay; and Victor, Canal Zone, Panama. Bob is retired from the U.S. Air Force, where he served for 28 years and from Honeywell, where he worked for 13 years. Victoria graduated from the University of Madrid with a degree in education and from Arizona State University with a degree in medical science. All four of their sons attended and graduated from college. They have 10 grandchildren, with four in college, two that will start next year and the youngest, who at 10, has already decided to attend ASU. The couple is very active in the community and have both volunteered with the AARP TAX-AIDE program in Payson for 12 years.