Jerald Ritchey and Nancy Harris married Aug. 10, 1968, at Grace Methodist Church, Yuba City. They met while attending Yuba City Union High School. Jerald served in the USMC and attended Yuba College while Nancy attended Sacramento City College and St. Luke’s nursing school in San Francisco before they were married. Jerald later graduated from Sacramento State College and attended UC Davis.
They have a son and a daughter, Brent, who lives in Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin and Jill who lives in Phoenix, Arizona. They have four grandchildren. Jerald worked for the airlines for 30 years. Nancy recently retired from nursing.
After many years of traveling and living in other cities, they returned to Yuba City.