Sue and John Kerchmar's daughters Deborah and Renae.
The Kerchmars visit a historic site.
This photo of a car sporting a 1940 license plate was labeled as "First Car" in a family photo collection.
John and Sue Kerchmar, pictured at their 50th wedding anniversary in 1992, had been married for 60 years when John died in May 2003.
John and Sue Kerchmar at Kerchmar's West Side Café.
The Kerchmars in Maine.
The Kerchmars getting their kicks on Route 66 in 1961.
Sue Sklenar married John Kerchmar Jr. in Colorado Springs, Colo., during World War II.
Sue Kerchmar with her son, John III, apparently on the front steps of her parents' home in the 1940s.
Sue Kerchmar tended bar, served food and started the fish fries at the family-owned Kerchmar's West Side Café in Elyria.
Sue Kerchmar, 1940s
Sue Sklenar worked at Bendix-Westinghouse in Elyria during World War II.
Sue Sklenar with her parents at their home in Elyria.