Ricky Nelson and Kris Harmon married April 20, 1963. They had four children, separated in 1977, and their contentious divorce was finalized in 1982. He died in a plane crash on new year's eve 1985. She married Mark Tinker in 1988 and divorced in 2000.
November 15, 2012 Ricky Nelson Remembered is a unique multi-media entertainment event featuring the live music of Ricky Nelson's hit songs (including “Hello Mary Lou," "Travelin' Man,” “Garden Party") performed by Ricky's own twin sons Matthew & Gunnar.