Fred and Ginny Shea

Fred and Ginny Shea of Lynden are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married Jan. 3, 1970, in First Baptist Church of St. Charles, Illinois. Ginny is office coordinator of the Lynden Community Church. Fred is retired from Nooksack Valleyview Construction. Their children are Dan and Kimberli Shea of Blaine, Larry Shea of Lynden, Kevin Shea of Everett, and Micah and Jodi (Shea) Hammond of Ellensburg. They have seven grandchildren. They give credit to God's guidance and love through good and hard times. Family will host a celebration for friends and loved ones at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 28, in Grandiflora, 719 Grover St. No gifts, please.