Both graduates of Milan High School, they were married on July 26, 1968, at the Methodist Church in Milan.
They are the parents of Steve (Tracy) Koch, Dave Koch, and Stacey (Eric) Opper. They have eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Larry retired from Ford Motor Company in 2000, and continues to farm. Diane retired in 2009 from KeyBank in Milan where she was branch manager.
They both love spending time with family and friends.