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Lindsey Bergsma – Mark Kortus engagement

Lindsey Joy Bergsma and Mark Randal Kortus announce their engagement and plans for a Sept. 27, 2013 wedding at Faith Reformed Church in Lynden. Lindsey is a daughter of Glenn and Denise Bergsma of Lynden ...
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Bert and Lola Holtrop – 65th anniversary

Married on Aug. 6, 1948, Bert and Lola Holtrop are celebrating 65 years of love and laughter, triumphs and trials, joys and sorrows, through God’s leadership, care and faithfulness, on Aug. 10, 2013. ...
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Jerry and Ruth Weidenaar – 60th anniversary

Jerry and Ruth Weidenaar of Lynden are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary with family members at First Christian Reformed Church in Lynden, the same church the couple was married in on Aug. 14, ...
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Stan and Kathy Vander Pol – 25th anniversary

Stan and Kathy Vander Pol are celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary. They were married on Aug. 4, 1988, at Word of Life Church in Lynden. Their children and grandchildren are Melissa and Charlie Spratt ...
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Bill and Jane Case – 40th anniversary

Bill and Jane Case of Lynden are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary. They were married on Aug. 11, 1973. Bill works at LTI in Lynden and Jane is a crafter and works at the bazaars during the holidays. ...

Births – published Aug. 7

LYNDEN MALLORY KOOI Stephanie and Nathan Kooi of Atlanta, Ga., welcomed a daughter, Lynden Mallory, on Aug. 3, 2013, in Atlanta. She weighed 3 pounds, 11 ounces. Grandparents are Veryl and Connie Kooi ...

William Barclay

William Lawrence Barclay, age 85, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on July 30, 2013. Bill was a true blessing to Charles and Minnie Barclay as he was their eighth and final child born on Veterans ...

Barbara Vinkes

Barbara Ringnalda Vinkes died peacefully on July 31, 2013, in Lynden’s Christian Health Care Center surrounded by her family. Barbara was born on May 19, 1931, in Los Angeles to parents Reinder Theunis ...

Mary Snapper

Mary Snapper passed away peacefully on Saturday evening, Aug. 3, 2013. She was born on Dec. 4, 1924, to Fred and Mae Oliver in Rochester, N.Y., the oldest of seven children. Mary met John Snapper and they ...

Linda Lee

Lynden resident Linda Lou Lee, age 62, died unexpectedly on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013. She was born in Bellingham on Jan. 8, 1951, to Lewis and Dortena (Berkenpas) Van Mersbergen. Linda was a lifetime Lynden ...