Albert was born in 1925 in Los Angeles to immigrant Italian parents and Bettie (Gardner) was born in 1929 in South Gate, California. Her grandparents were immigrants from Norway.
Albert and Bettie met in 1947 at East Los Angeles Junior College. Albert just returned from WWII and Bettie graduated from high school. They were married in 1950.
Both Bettie and Albert enjoy skiiing, hiking, fishing, golf and traveling.
Bettie says "[our] goals and hard work have made our good life possible and we hope to share with others."