Originally Published: January 2, 2014 6:03 a.m.
Daniel M. and Patricia A Williamson celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Dec. 31, 2013. After serving eight years in the Army, Daniel earned his electrical engineering degree at University of Texas at El Paso. The family then moved to Anaheim, Calif., where Daniel worked for Rockwell International and earned his MS in Systems Engineering. After the youngest of their children entered first grade, Patricia returned to school, completing a MS in Clinical/Community Psychology. Daniel and Patricia lived and worked in Georgia and Utah (where Patricia completed her doctorate in psychology) before moving to Prescott in 1993. They have eight children (four sons and four daughters), 17 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.