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IN People ON 02 Apr, 2016
This would definitely be the best love story you have heard till date. A couple in Ohio were married for the last 70 years and they died 15 hours apart from each other! This is what true love looks like. They lived a happy life with their grandchildren and great grandchildren too! The best part is that their love for each other remains the same all their life! Read to know more about the most romantic couple in the world.
Kenneth and Helen Felumlee started dating two years prior to their marriage. As soon as they started dating, they knew that they were meant to be! Both of them lived in Ohio at that time.
After dating for two years, the two were so eager to get married that they couldn't even wait for 2 days Kenneth to turn 21 as at that time, the legal age to marry was 21 in Ohio!
Their love for each other never reduced. Their children say that even after 70 years of marriage, the two had the same kind of chemistry they would have had on the first day of their wedding.
These two had a big family with 8 children, 23 grandchildren and 43 great-grandchildren. According to them, even in the last few years of their life, they never missed a moment to garb each other's hands.
The children always had a feeling that if at all one of them dies; the other one wouldn't be able to live alone. That's exactly what happened.
In the end, Helen died at the age of 92, and only after a matter of 15 hours, husband Kenneth followed her at the age of 91.
I am pretty sure that this is one of the most romantic stories everyone have heard till date. The two supported each other all their life and even helped one another at the time of their death.
Watch what their children said about them in this video.