Latest Milestones

Gerrit & Donna Van Weerdhuizen – 50th anniversary

Gerrit and Donna Van Weerdhuizen of Lynden are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with family dinners. They were married in Everson on Oct. 15, 1965. Gerrit is retired from the Washington State ...

Wedding – Kelsey Edwards & Isaac Ungersma

Kelsey Lynn Edwards and Isaac James Ungersma were united in marriage on Nov. 22, 2014, at Second Christian Reformed Church of Lynden. A reception took place at Baker Creek Place in Bellingham. The bride ...

Freda Groen – 85th birthday

Freda Groen was born on Nov. 2, 1930, in Ruthton, Minnesota, to Leo and Gertrude VanBeek. She was married to her husband Bill for 57 years until his passing in 2007. Freda is celebrating her 85th birthday ...

Birth – Willa Kate Bogaard

Lara and Aaron Bogaard of Lynden welcomed a daughter, Willa Kate, on Oct. 6, 2015, at the Bellingham Birth Center. She weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces, and joins her brother Ira, who will be 3 years old on ...

Birth – Blakely Jae Bormuth

Naomi and Cody Bormuth of Bellingham welcomed a daughter, Blakely Jae, on Sept. 25, 2015, at the Bellingham Birth Center. She weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces, and joins Silas, 3, and Lucas, 15 months. Grandparents ...

Birth – Evie Anne Draayer

Janelle and Brad Draayer of Lynden welcomed a daughter, Evie Anne, on Oct. 2, 2015, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. She weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce. Grandparents are Don and Jeany ...

Ella Gabrielse – 90th birthday

A celebration for Ella Gabrielse’s 90th birthday, organized by Jim and Phyllis Kramer, will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 11, in the Christian Health Care Center’s conference room, 855 Aaron ...

Freda Visser – 90th birthday

An open house celebration for Freda Visser’s 90th birthday, organized by her children, will be held from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 17, in the library at Meadow Greens. Fred was born on Oct. ...

Clarence and Gloria Baldwin – 50th anniversary

Clarence and Gloria Baldwin, of Lynden, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with their children and grandchildren with a family dinner and then a trip to Maui in November. The couple was married ...

Gerard and Marion De KoekKoek – 55th anniversary

Gerard and Marion DeKoekkoek will celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary with a family dinner organized by Gerard and his daughters. The couple was married on Oct. 8, 1960 at the bride’s parents’ ...