LODI (CBS13) – Police officers in Lodi went the extra mile to help an elderly couple celebrate their wedding anniversary.

The Lodi Police Department says Rose Roderick reached out to them with a special request. Roderick said she needed help not only to celebrate Thanksgiving, but also her 34th wedding anniversary.

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Officers picked up Rose and took her to see her husband of 34 years. (Credit: Lodi Police Department)

Police say Rose’s husband  Julian Fernandez was recently put in a local care facility.

Rose wasn’t going to be able to see him. However, on Thanksgiving morning, officers went and picked Rose up and gave her a ride over to Julian’s facility so the couple could spend the day together.

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Rose reunited with her Julian. (Credit: Lodi Police Department)

Photos posted to the police department’s Facebook page showed the happy reunion.

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