Eugene and Naida Philipps celebrated 70 years of marriage on September 14, 2016.
    Eugene and Naida lived in Wallace, MI where they were co-owners/operators of Wallace Building & Supply, Inc. They raised five children, Leila, Randall, Kathleen, Melissa and Peggy. They have 12 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
     Eugene and Naida were involved in many community and church activities and organizations over the years including, the Precious Blood Church Council, School Board and PTA, the annual Cancer Drive and Lions Club to name a few. They were also able to enjoy many trips and cruises to various destinations, both in the United States and abroad.