After Ed was discharged, the couple lived for a few years with Ed’s parents in West Pullman before buying the Cape Cod-style house in Harvey in 1949 where they still live.
BY DONNA VICKROY
January 30, 2012 9:58AM
Those outside cabinets, on tables and mantles, are part of their home’s permanent décor or are displayed seasonally. Dozens of sets of snowmen, or “snow people” as she calls them, sat on a mantle and a side table when a reporter visited last week. When the weather warms up, the spring collection of birds, flowers and bunnies comes out of storage. In the fall, pumpkins and scarecrows and other harvest-time harbingers make their appearance.
These Super Bowl savings are slated to end Friday January 27, 2012, so customers need to act fast to take advantage of the savings. Log on to CurioCabinetSpot.com and browse their vast inventory of curio cases, china cabinets and other display furniture. Once ready to check out, customers need only to enter the coupon code CCSSUPER in the appropriate field. Customers can also give the code over the phone to one of Curio Cabinet Spot’s friendly Sales Professionals. The code will take 5% off the price of any item except for Parker House, AICO and Howard Miller products. These products have discounts of their own and are not part of this promotion.
Ed and Virginia Stockey, who have been married 70 years, talk in their home in Harvey, IL on Friday January 23, 2012. They celebrated their anniversary on January 17th. | Matt Marton~Sun-Times Media
Ed had been dating a friend of Virginia’s sister. But fate had other plans. The couple, now 90 years old, ended up together, even though Virginia says, “He wasn’t much of a dancer. But he could roller skate.”