TROY N.Y. -It’s never too late to fall in love, that is the motto of a Troy couple that a met nearly five decades ago and were only recently able to profess their love.
June fell in love with Jerry when she was just a teenager, but claims he never noticed her adoration.
According to Jerry, June would always try to get his attention by pushing and pulling him.
The pair went their separate ways 49 years ago, both getting married and having children, but June claims she never stopped loving Jerry.
As all modern day love stories June and Jerry reconnected on Facebook after a mutual friend bumped into Jerry last year at Prospect Park in Troy at a reunion picnic.
Soon their Facebook message snowballed, turning into a phone call, which lead to a date.
June said she is glad she didn’t let any part of her heart get rid of Jerry and Jerry wonders why he didn’t notice their love 49 years ago.
The couple will be getting married June of next year, a wedding five decades in the making.