Now, they’re enjoying married life, and keen to show people that, when it comes to love, age is just a number.
Despite his advancing years, Michelle said that Kenny doesn’t struggle to keep up with Tyanna, claiming he’s more energetic than most younger dads.
Eventually, Michelle confided in her pals about her older man.
They were shocked, but supportive, so she soon introduced Kenny to her parents.
Just three months after they became an item, Michelle fell pregnant with Tyanna.
And on New Year’s Eve 2014, their little family became complete, when Kenny proposed at midnight.
The couple have set up a Go Fund Me account to try and raise the cash for treatment.
Michelle’s husband, Kenny Micklewright, now 64, is often mistaken for her dad.
Michelle added that, when they’re all out together, people assume Kenny is her dad, and Tyanna’s granddad.
She continued: “The look on people’s faces when we kiss in public is priceless.
Or look at 65-year-old Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood, who made 34-year-old theater producer Sally Humphreys his (third) bride in December 2012.
You don't hear as much about what I refuse to call "cougars": women substantially older than their male partners.