Originally Published: April 20, 2008 7:53 p.m.
Erwin and Arlene Glende Relth will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary with a family dinner at the Wrigley Mansion, Phoenix. They met at First English Church in Illinois, and became engaged Dec. 7, 1941. Erwin was in the U.S. Air Corps. They were married in Chicago on May 8, 1943. After the war, they moved to Chicago and later to Glen Ellyn, Ill. In1954, they moved to Phoenix and on to Prescott in 1998. They have two children, Jeffrey, married to Jonena; Pamela, married to Alan Rabinowitz. Grandchildren are Jerry, married to Marie; Jennifer, married to Mitchell Weiss. Erwin founded a printing business, Arrowhead Press, in 1954, retiring in 1976. Arlene was a full-time wife and mother. They were active at Church of the Beatitudes in Phoenix and now at First Congregational Church of Prescott. Erwin enjoys woodworking projects and Arlene still enjoys her music.