Originally Published: April 23, 2010 12:02 a.m.
Ray and Darlene (Paulsen) Ried, high school sweethearts, were married 60 years ago today. Celebrations this week have been with friends in Prescott and family in Phoenix and Cave Creek. They were married April 23, 1950, in Omaha, Neb., to which they returned after Ray's military service, and moved to Phoenix in 1960. They have a son, Dewaine, his wife Sue, a daughter, Susan, granddaughter Amy, great-granddaughter Katlin, and grandsons Danny and Aaron and his wife Darla. They made Prescott their permanent home in 2003 and are members of Prescott Community Church.