Carl and Della Johnson – 66th anniversary

Carl and Della Johnson were married on Sept. 16, 1949, and are celebrating their 66th wedding anniversary. Carl bought a 100-acre farm on April 30, 1946, and they have lived on the same property since ...

Michael and Christine Regis – 50th anniversary

Michael and Christine Regis were married on Aug. 21, 1965, at St. John of God Catholic Church in Norwalk, California, with Father Timothy O’Connell officiating. They met in a variety show at the church. ...

Victor and Frances Maker – 50th anniversary

Victor W. and Frances Maker are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married on Sept. 10, 1965, in Vancouver, Washington. Victor is retired from UPS. Their family includes daughter Tammy ...

Case and Ada Voskuilen – 60th anniversary

Case and Ada Voskuilen of Lynden are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. Friends and family are invited to a no-gift open house from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 19, at the Lynden Community ...

Gerrit Ten Kley – 90th birthday

Gerrit Ten Kley of Nooksack is celebrating his 90th birthday with an open house from 3 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 20, at Rome Community Bible Church, 2720 Mt. Baker Highway. He was born to Gerrit and ...

Gladys Cook – 99th birthday

Gladys Cook of Lynden has celebrated her 99th birthday. On Aug. 18, 2015, a gathering, planned by her daughter Trish and husband Jim, with family and neighbors in attendance, was held in Woodway. Gladys ...

Peter Weg – 90th birthday

Peter “Petie” Weg of Lynden is celebrating his 90th birthday. He and his family invite you to celebrate with them on Sunday, Sept. 20, at an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. at his home, 408 Woodcreek ...

Bob Bateman

On Saturday afternoon, Sept. 12, 2015, Bob Bateman, age 71, unexpectedly went home to be with his Lord and Savior. He had spent the afternoon watching his grandson’s football game at Lynden High School. ...

Lester Kooistra

Lester Keith Kooistra, age 56, of Lynden, passed away peacefully at his home on Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015, after a courageous two-year battle with ALS. Les was born on Nov. 30, 1958, in LeMars, Iowa, to ...

Alfred Clark

Alfred “Neil” Clark, age 59, of Lynden, passed unexpectedly at his family home on Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015. He was born on Jan. 14, 1956, in Brawley, California, to Henry H. and Natalie J. (Buck) ...