Kasson couple shares very special birthday

(ABC 6 News) – A couple in Kasson have been married for 74 years. They also share more than an anniversary date, they share a special birthday.

Harold and Marilyn Wilke were both born on August 4 and celebrated their mutual birthday at Prairie Meadows Senior Living on Wednesday.

He just turned 95 and Marilyn is now 90. Harold is a World War Two Veteran and Commander of the Mantorville VFW.

It was more than just a special day at Prairie Meadows. Family and friends surprised him with a special birthday celebration.