"That horn has been a symbol of music to the family," said
Her grandfather Ollie also played the violin and piano.
"My sister (
This weekend, Hazelrigg will probably play for his family at the couple's 70th wedding anniversary celebration.
Hazelrigg, 95, and wife Ruth, 90, appear much younger than their years. The credit for that goes to his wife, Hazelrigg said.
"I pay attention to nutrition, and we watch our diets," she said.
"We don't overindulge,"
"She walks a mile every morning," Hazelrigg said.
The couple are equally attentive to their mental health. "We're both readers,"
"The grandchildren give them really interesting and complex books for their birthdays and Christmas," Alexander said.
The couple were married in 1944 at a local parsonage. Their wedding was a small, simple affair,
"We didn't want to call a lot of attention to it," she said.
"We met at church,"
"I don't know what I thought of him, it's been too long ago to remember,"
"He still tells me I'm pretty," she said.
"I'm a good judge of women's looks,"
Hazelrigg worked 30 years at Green River Steel as an industrial accountant and has been retired 30 years.
Older people reluctant to "learn new tricks, should talk to my dad," Alexander said. His mission is to learn something new every day, and he spends a lot of time online, she said.
"My parents have always been young and eager to do something new," Alexander said.
"We've always gotten along,"
"We never considered divorce, but murder, yes,"
They don't have advice for couples seeking a long marriage, except "we've always gone to church,"
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