Marie And Gerry Baker

Marie and Gerry Baker

BAKER Marie and Gerry 70 years married Of Dringhouses, York they are celebrating their Platinum Wedding Anniversary. Both 88 years old, they have enjoyed a very happy life together. Met at 16, married at 18 on July 8th 1946. Gerry originally worked as a fireman for British Rail at Newton Abbot, Devon. After being made redundant in 1969, he moved to York, working as a driver until his retirement in 1988. Marie spent seventeen and a half years working at Terry's factory, retiring in 1987. The couple have two daughters, one grandson and three great-grandchildren. A celebration lunch has been arranged.