Grace and Bill Yockey of Grand Island are celebrating their 69th wedding anniversary Sept. 16, 2019. A true example of love and dedication to one another and respect for marriage, their commitment, dignity, and helping others, they are role models for all. Bill is also a World War II veteran having enlisted in the Marines at 17 on his high school graduation day. The Yockey family along with many grandchildren and great-grandchildren congratulated them on the accomplishment. “We all love you very much!” they said.