Friendship on the greens

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POSTED: Saturday, July 5, 2014 - 12:30pm

UPDATED: Saturday, July 5, 2014 - 12:39pm

Michigan buddies celebrate seven decades of golfing together. Will Jones reports.

(WDIV) Skip Siegel, 83, and Fred Garon, 84, have taken a lot of steps together in life, many of them have been on the greens of a golf course.

"We started playing for nickels and dimes when we were 13," Garon said.

Now, 70 years later, the two are still playing for pocket change.

They met in intermediate school in 1944, and have been teeing up together ever since.

"I happened to sit next to him, and that was the start of the friendship," Garon said.

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