Paul and Rosa Hodgdon will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Dec. 30, 2004.
They were married in the First Baptist Church in Charlotte, N.C. in 1944, while Paul was in the 13th Airborne Division of the Army. Upon discharge, they lived in Massachusetts, and later moved to Phoenix in 1954.
In 1957, they purchased property in Verde Glen Ranch and built a home there.
Both retired in 1985 and moved to Verde Glen Estates.