We retired from active duty with the
United States Navy on May 31st, 1989 after serving 23 years. We were
fortunate to have been stationed in many different places in this world.
We lived in Puerto Rico for 3 years; in Charleston, South Carolina for 1
year; in Rota, Spain for 3 years; in Buffalo, New York for 4 years; in
Pearl Harbor, Hawaii for 3 years; in Tampa, Florida for 9 years and now
Harrodsburg, Kentucky since March 1992. We own a 21 acre farm
where Marge raises miniature cows, Boar goats and chickens for eggs.
We have two children, Tammy and Thad.
Tammy is married to Mark LaPalme. They live in
Salvisa, Kentucky and run a Long-term Live-in Drug and Alcohol
Treatment Facility (their web page is: "Isaiah-House").
They have 2 children, Sydney and Tyler. Sydney and Andy Ayers
presented us with a bundle of joy on 06/14/12. His name is Adyn
Sean Ayers. Sydney & Andy
were married on 12/23/12. Tyler married Conner Tori Hood on 11/11/11.
presented us with bundles of joy on 04/07/13, Kennedy
Rose and on 03/11/15, Jackson Anderson. Mark has two children from a previous marriage,
Mark, Jr. and Heather. Mark, Jr. and his wife, Janet, have three
children, Brianna; Lucas; and Mia Trinity. Heather is married to
David Murray and she has two children from a previous marriage, Jordon and MaKenzie
Alyson. Heather and David
presented us with a bundle of joy on 02/18/2016 with their son,
Maddox. Both families
live in southern Kentucky near their mother.
Thad was married to Anabel on July
24th, 2003 and lives in Renton, Washington with her son, Jacob. Thad has
2 children from a previous marriage, Jessica and Alexis. Their mother,
Renna, and step-father, Greg Steven who is retired from active duty with
the U. S. Air Force and they decided to move back to Alaska. Jessica is
married Grant Caudill and
presented us with a bundle of joy on 05/18/2016 with their son,
They purchased a home not far from her mom. Alexis is married to
Ryan Strehlow and they have moved to Idaho for his job.
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