Lawrence and Bertha Silvis

Lawrence and Bertha Silvis of Nooksack were married in Lynden on Aug. 17, 1954. They will celebrate their 65th anniversary with family on a dinner cruise. Their children are Larry and Adri Silvis of Lynden, Randy Silvis of Lynden, and Lynette and Jeff Hemnes of Everson, with six grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. They attribute their marriage to faith in God and the love of family and friends.