How a 95-year-old man found love again with the 82-year-old sister of his late wife

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Kosie Pieterse found love again at the age of 95 with Sus Jones (82), his late wife’s younger sister. (PHOTO: Onkgopotse Koloti)
Kosie Pieterse found love again at the age of 95 with Sus Jones (82), his late wife’s younger sister. (PHOTO: Onkgopotse Koloti)

She’d been a widow for 20 years and thought she would be spending her twilight years in quiet comfort, enjoying her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Walking down the aisle again was the last thing she imagined – much less beside the man who used to be married to her sister. 

But when Kosie Pieterse asked Sus Jones to be wife, she knew she wanted to spend the rest of her life with this man. And so, at the age of 82, Sus said “I do” to 95-year-old Kosie – and proved once again that there’s nothing stopping true love. Especially not age.  

“He proposed and the next thing I knew I was in his arms,” Sus says.  

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