They were married June 7, 1947, in Thompsonville, Mich., by Rev. Wiltd.The couple have four children: Loyd Axline, Redford, Mich.; Roy Axline, Goshen; Diane Murray, Lansing, Mich.; and Theresa Pillars, Mio, Mich. They also have 14 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.
Mr. Axline worked for Ann Arbor Railroad and Mrs. Axline was a homemaker and worked at Mitchell Corp. They are members of Community of Christ and Bethel Baptist. They were also foster parents for 17 years in Michigan.
A celebration is planned from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 3, at Lakeland Rehabilitation in Milford, hosted by their children.
The family requests no gifts. The public is invited.