Latest Milestones

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Mary Swinburnson – 80th birthday

Mary Ellen (Hicks) Swinburnson of Lynden plans to celebrate her 80th birthday with family and friends at a gathering in Lynden planned by her children. She was born on March 3, 1934, in Lynden to Alvin ...
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Kenzie Van Beek – Troy Stap wedding

Kenzie Lee Van Beek and Troy Lucas Stap were united in marriage on Sept. 28, 2013, at North County Christ the King Church in Lynden. A reception followed at the Mt. Baker Rotary Building. The bride is ...
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Gerb and Shirley DeBoer – 65th anniversary

Gerb and Shirley DeBoer of Lynden celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with a family dinner planned by their children. They were married on Feb. 18, 1949, in Lynden. Gerb is a retired dairyman and ...
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Jennifer Mullins – John Robertson III engagement

Jennifer N. Mullins and John M. Robertson III, both of Harlingen, Texas, announce their engagement and plans for an Aug. 9, 2014 wedding in Bellingham. Jennifer is a daughter of Maggie Mullins of Lynden ...

Birth – published Feb. 19

Cyrus Bradley Dejong Sara and Mark DeJong of Lynden welcomed a son, Cyrus Bradley, on Feb. 7, 2014, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. He weighed 9 pounds, 13 ounces, and joins brother ...

Birth – published Feb. 12

Emerie Estelle Bonsen Mariisa and Grant Bonsen of Lynden welcomed a daughter, Emerie Estelle, on Jan. 23, 2014, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. She weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces, and ...
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Georgia Smith – 100th birthday

Georgia Smith of Lynden celebrated her 100th birthday on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. An open house will be held in her honor from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 15, in the lobby of Meadow Greens, 301 W. Homestead ...
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Anton Neyens – 90th birthday

Anton Neyens of Everson is celebrating his 90th birthday. Friends and family are invited to an open house reception from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 16, at Christ Fellowship Church, where Anton and Esther ...
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Walt DeKraai – 92nd birthday

On Feb. 15, 1922, a very special man was born. This special man shared 72 wonderful years of married life with the love of his life, Jean. His accomplishments are many, including his service with the Seabees ...
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Louis Kok – 85th birthday

Louis Kok of Lynden is celebrating his 85th birthday with his family. He was born on Feb. 18, 1929, to Edward Kok and Grace Van Dalfsen Kok in Lynden. He is a member of Bethel Christian Reformed Church ...