OUR STRANGE BUT TRUE LOVE STORY. BILL & LISA KURPEL. OPP officers who met @ work. my people hating cat wrapped around his leg (kitty knows best). our birthdays are one day apart, we were born at same hospital. my parents my childhood home from his aunt. our grandparents buried in the same cemetary a few rows apart. we eloped to Sandals Jamaica, got married on the beach. many challenges in 17 yrs - breast cancer, then ovarian cancer. our love got us through the worst of times.