Sheldon Hunsinger married Billy Jo Stevens Oct. 21, 1955 in Phoenix.
They have three children: Sheldon Jr. of Los Lunas, N.M., Keith Hunsinger of Payson, Amber Benson of Chandler; and four grandchildren.
Sheldon retired in 1990 and the couple moved to Payson.
Billy Jo continued to work for US West until she retired in 1996.
Today, they enjoy traveling with the Arizona Telephone Pioneers, fishing and spending time with their family.