Judge Lederer first saw his love at the Starlite Ballroom in Wildwood,  NJ in June of 1946.  He saw her week after week and tried to date her.  Eventually, Marie started dating Bill and tutored him in French. 

Marie & Bill visit in Yonkers, NY

Marie in a bridesmaid dress for her Friend.

Marie had promised to marry him when he received his college degree and did so. Three days after his graduation, they were married and Bill began Law School at Temple University.

The marriage produced three children.

Fifty years later they celebrated their love on a Millennium Cruise