Albert Vinkes

Albert Vinkes of Lynden is celebrating his 90th birthday. Friends and family are invited to a no-gift open house from 3 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, June 8, in the second floor activity room of Lynden Manor, 905 Aaron Drive, Lynden. Albert was born on June 8, 1929, in Rock Rapids, Iowa, to Evert “Ed” and Alice (Westra) Vinkes. He was married to his wife Barbara for 62 years before her passing and has four children, seven grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren. He is a member of Faith Reformed Church of Lynden and was a dairy farmer at Everson until his retirement.