His name was Hubert, from Chicago, but everybody called him "Bert." Especially his wife of 61 years - Miriam, the beauty from Brooklyn.
They were Bert and Miriam Arthur when they married in late 1948 after Bert came back from World War II.
They were Bert and Miriam helping to plant churches and living in New York and Virginia.
They were Bert and Miriam when they founded couples clubs, taught Sunday school, volunteered on church boards.
They were Bert and Miriam when Miriam was taking care of her elderly husband for so long in recent years, after a lifetime of taking care of each other.