Latest Milestones

Births – published April 17

BRIELLE RYAN VISSER Kylee and Darrell Visser of Bellingham welcomed a daughter, Brielle Ryan, on March 16, 2013, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. She weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces. ...

In the military

Marine Cpl. Reece Lodder of Everson, currently stationed at Marine Corps Base in Hawaii, has been named a winner of the 2013 Sergeant Major Dan Daly Award. The award was established in memory of the legendary ...
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Cliff and Barb Ellyson – 50th anniversary

Cliff and Barb Ellyson of Blaine are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house planned by their five adult children. Friends and family are invited to help celebrate this milestone ...
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Wes and Shirley Assink — 60th anniversary

Wes and Shirley Assink of Whatcom County and also Sun City, Ariz., are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. A family gathering is planned for this summer. They were married on April 4, 1953, at ...

Births – published April 10

LONDYN JEAN ESHUIS Tessa and Tim Eshuis of Lynden welcomed a daughter, Londyn Jean, on March 14, 2013, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. She weighed 3 pounds, 12 ounces, and joins ...
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Jill Toronchuk – Adam Dickson engagement

Jill Louise Toronchuk of Lynden and Adam Jerome Dickson of Bellingham announce their engagement and plans for an April 20, 2013 wedding at Bethel Christian Reformed Church in Lynden. Jill is a daughter ...
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Rhoda Van CorBach – 90th birthday

The family of Rhoda Van Corbach cordially invites you to celebrate the 90th birthday of their dear mother on either Saturday, April 6, at an open house from 1 to 3 p.m. at Meadow Greens, 301 Homestead ...
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Virginia Creekman – 90th birthday

Virginia Creekman will be spending her 90th birthday with her Lynden family (Laura Creekman and husband, Don McQuarrie), who will be joined by Todd Creekman (Navy retired) and his wife Debbie, who currently ...
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Donna Moldenhauer – 90th birthday

Donna Moldenhauer is celebrating her 90th birthday with an open house for friends and family at 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 7, at her daughter Becky’s home, 1851 W. 75th Lane, Ferndale. Her children Janet, ...
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Dena Boersema-Wichers – 80th birthday

Dena (Huizenga) Boersema-Wichers of Arlington was born in Chicago on April 9, 1933, and is celebrating her 80th birthday. Her children have planned an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 6, ...