Photo by Rob Sandler

Murray and Violet (Nemez) Sandler of Wynnewood joined a select club on July 1 as they celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary. According to U.S. Census Bureau statistics, less than 0.1% of married couples reach their 70th anniversary.

The Sandler were married on July 1, 1951 in Philadelphia. They marked the occasion with a celebratory family dinner at the Capital Grille in Center City. Sharing their joy are their children Rob and Pat, Ken, Jon and Stacey, and grandsons Jeffrey and Lee.