The couple were married April 15, 1945, in Vona, Colo.
Leo served in the Air Force for 26 years, retiring in 1968. Reatha worked in the lab at Denver's Children's Hospital and later taught kindergarten for 14 years at Mountain Home AFB.
The couple celebrated their anniversary with family and friends in Apache Junction, Ariz., where they have taught round dance for ten years. They intend on returning to Mountain Home in the near future.