Latest Milestones

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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 ...
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Peggy Vellema – 90th birthday

Peggy Vellema of Lynden is celebrating her 90th birthday. Everyone is invited to a coffee time after the Feb. 9 morning service at Bethel Christian Reformed Church in Lynden at about 11:30 a.m. She was ...

Tracy De Boom – 80th birthday

Tracy De Boom of Custer is celebrating her 80th birthday on Feb. 15 with a family dinner at the Rusty Wagon. She was born on Feb. 15, 1934, in Newkirk, Iowa, to Arthur and Nancy Pluim. She married Clifford ...

Births – published Feb. 5

LOGAN JOHN ENGELS Angela and Johnathan Engels of Everett welcomed a son, Logan John, on Dec. 14, 2013, at Swedish Hospital in Edmonds. He weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces, and joins sister Hallie, 2 1/2. Grandparents ...