Sunny and Bob Wilcox married Nov. 7, 1955, in Eugene, Oregon, where both attended high school and the University of Oregon.

After one college date, the couple married when Bob returned from U.S. Army duty in Korea.

One child, Elizabeth, died of cancer in 2009.

They continue to enjoy the social life at Shadow Mountain Golf Course in Palm Desert and at Royal Pines Mobile Home Park in Idyllwild.