Fifty five years of marriage celebrated by Bruce Weller and Margaret Watts

Married for 55 years: Bruce and Margaret

Married for 55 years: Bruce and Margaret

"Who would have thought in sixty two

I'd be sitting here now writing to you

The marriage certificate for just two pound

Was the best value for money I'd ever found."

        – Always, Bruce

This verse was composed by motor mechanic Bruce Weller, in celebration of 55 years of marriage to Margaret Watts.

The pair married on September 15, 1962, at  Methodist Church in Taree. 

Margaret is a telephonist at Quandiala, Yass and finally Taree exchange. Her parents owned the Chatham Motel.

Bruce is the eldest son of Les and Doreen Weller of Modern Motors Nabiac, a business which has been in the family for 70 years.