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50 Years of Marriage: Toby Skinner and Carol Carpenter

Oct. 29, 2019
Category: Family

Carol Carpenter and Toby Skinner celebrated 50 years of marriage on August 23rd 2019. Carol taught 4th grade in California and Minnesota, while raising two red-headed daughters. Toby was awarded one of the early patents in automatic speech recognition technology, and he was the first person officially certified to have run a marathon in all 50 states. Both are continuing their educations by taking classes at Portland State University, Carol in literature and Toby in physics.

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