Duane Silva and Millicent Morese were married in 1946 in Vay, Idaho, at her parents' home.
Duane worked in a variety of professions over the years, retiring from the civil service at Mountain Home Air Force Base. Millicent and worked as a teacher. The couple have lived in Mountain Home for 30 years, all in the same home on Tindall Court.
They have three children, Michael, Eddie and Cheryl, and two grandchildren.