Harry and Helen Cipriano of Cottonwood celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on August 31. They were married in Ohio near Youngstown, in 1946. They grew up together and were high school sweethearts. They left Ohio and moved to Phoenix in 1960 with their three sons, Harry Jr, Richard and Robert. They have two granddaughters and three great-granddaughters. They have enjoyed retirement the past 25 years in the Verde Valley.