Couple married for 58 years reunited after being separated amid pandemic

Harriet and Jerry Shenkman were married in 1963. After being separated for nearly a year, the two reunited after he was fullly vaccinated.
1:29 | 02/13/21

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Finally, love endures in this pandemic. Our persons of the week. Harriet and Jerry were married in 1963. Now Jerry is 80, and he has Alzheimer's. He's been separated from Harriet for nearly a year. But she's still going to that window. Seeing him and how he lights up, and how happy he is when he sees her, you know. Reporter: And just this week, just before Valentine's day, Jerry, now with both of his vaccination shots, able to see Harriet without that window between them. Face-to-face once again for the first time in nearly a year. Holding hands, and tonight Harriet on that moment. I'm just very delighted that finally I'm able to see him. And I've realized that I have to take every opportunity in this unprecedented time. Reporter: Jerry giving flowers to his wife. Thank you so much. Reporter: Their daughter holding a photo with her father. It was a really great day for the whole family. Reporter: Tonight, that family grateful for their Valentine's wish. And so we choose Harriet and Jerry. And so many couples tested during the pandemic.

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