When soon-to-be-deployed Air Force pilot Royce King and high school sweetheart Frankie said “I do” on Sept. 16, 1944, there were no pictures. A war, two kids, four grandchildren and several great-grandchildren later, staff members at St. Croix Hospice - which cares for them at home - organized a special 77th anniversary celebration. The 97-year-old bride wore a 1940s wedding gown and the 98-year-old groom wore his Air Force uniform. Hospice worker Hilary Michelson, a part-time photographer, took pictures all day, and their music therapist played 1940s tunes. 'There's still so much kindness in the world," says hospice CEO Heath Bartness.

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