Kathleen and Junior F. Branson, Pacific, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary March 13, 2013.

Mr. Branson and the former Miss Thornton were united in marriage March 13, 1948, in the Eureka Methodist parsonage. Herman Lewald officiated at the ceremony. Attendants were Charles and Delores Branson.

The Bransons’ children are the late Donald, the late Dennis, the late Kathy June, Roger Branson and his wife Edith, Rick Branson and his wife Chris and Bill Branson and his wife Cheryl.