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We are excited to announce the 35th wedding anniversary of our parents, Jeff and Julie (Hutchinson) Wyss. They were married on August 18th, 1984 in Yakima, Washington and have had a marriage full of laughter, love and happiness.

“He asked....she said Yes!” August 16, 1969 Tim Briffett met his bride-to-be, Maralee Sifferman, at CWU in 1967. They were married 2 1/2 years later at St. Joseph’s Church in Seattle, Washington. As newlyweds, they moved to Yakima, Washington where they have lived ever since. Tim & Maral…

Happy 5th Wedding Anniversary Yolani & Grady Murphy! August 9, 2014. Wishing you Many, Many More Wonderful Years Together!

Gene and Judy Newland were high school sweethearts at East Valley High School and married in Yakima, Washington on August 10, 1979 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Gene has owned his own independent insurance company, Gene Newland Insurance for 36 years and Judy has been an Addiction Treatme…

Sam and Allene Bigby celebrated their 60th Wedding Anniversary on July 17, 2019. Love From Your Boys and Family!

Sam and Allene Bigby celebrated their 60th Wedding Anniversary on July 17, 2019. Love From Your Boys and Family!

40 years ago today (July 14), Rick Dieker took Suzanne Judah as his bride in Forest Grove, Oregon. How thankful they are for their life together here in Yakima, Washington. 40 years later, Rick continues to work at the Yakima-Tieton Irrigation District. For the past 20-plus years he has serv…

James (Pops) and Christine Kral were married in San Lorenzo, California, July 12, 1969. They have lived in Yakima, Washington for 30-plus years, where they raised four kids: Son, Andrew (Minh) Poplaski of Yakima, daughter, Jennifer (Sam) Myers of Yakima, son, Nicholas (Krystle) Poplaski of S…

The children and grandchild of Charley and Ruth (Koreski) Scrivner - Jason (Tami) Scrivner, Angela (Matt) Couchman, and Kiele Scrivner, are pleased to announce the 50th wedding anniversary of their parents.

Jerry and JoAnne Meade (Larson) were married on June 27, 1959 in Lakewood, Washington at The Little Church On The Prairie. We moved from University Place, Washington to Yakima, Washington in 2004. What a feeling of pride and contentment it brings us to celebrate our 60th wedding Anniversary.

The children of Bill and Shirley (Askins) O’Hare — Heather O’Hare and Holli Radke, are pleased to announce the 50th wedding anniversary of their parents on June 28, 2019. Bill and Shirley were married on June 28, 1969 in Pullman, Washington. They met in high school while working at the WSU r…

Harold (Bud) and Maggie Horton will celebrate their 50th Anniversary on July 4, 2019. Bud and Maggie met working for the Forest Service the summer of 1967 and married July 4, 1969. They have lived in the Yakima, Washington area for the last 50 years, where they have made life-long friends.

Gordon and Jackie Stover were married in 1953 in Ahtanum Pioneer Church. They have spent their entire lives farming in the Harrah, Washington area. They have three children. Jerry of Yakima, Washington, Roger of Stuttgart, Germany and Sally Bauer of Indianapolis, Indiana.

Richard and Donna Siekawitch were married on June 27, 1959 and will celebrate their 60th Wedding Anniversary this year. The couple has four children, Ken Siekawitch, Jody (Jim) Andreas, Randy (Judy) Siekawitch and Richard Jr. (Suzanne) Siekawitch. They also have 9 grandchildren and 5 great-g…

Happy 40th Anniversary Gary and Anita Martin! They met and began dating while in high school. Anita went to Davis and Gary went to West Valley. Shortly after graduation they married and started their family. They have three children and six grandchildren. Their kids want them to know they ar…

Don and Dolores Heinen were high school sweethearts in Clarkston, Washington and will celebrate 70 GREAT YEARS Together on June 23rd at a family reunion at their daughter and son-in-law's farm near Arlington, Oregon. Don and Dolores were married June 26, 1949 at a Methodist Church Camp on Tu…

Keene and Christine Brewer celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 14, 2019. Keene is a retired apple orchardist. Chris is a retired West Valley teacher. They have four children: Kirk (Holly), Ryan, Kimberly (Pete), and Scott (Angie). Our ten grandchildren bring great joy to our lives.

Dr. Bob & Carolynn McLaughlin were married in a Lutheran Church, in Bremerton, Washington on June 12, 1959, six days after she graduated from high school. It was love at first sight when he was 12 and she 11.

Mark and Jackie (Pessein) Weise are celebrating their 50th Wedding Anniversary. They were married on June 23, 1969 at the Magnolia Presbyterian Church in Seattle, Washington. They are the proud parents of Matt (Kristen) Weise and grandparents of Logan Weise. Mark enjoyed a successful career …

On June 13, 1954 Leland Gipson and Janice Gregg were married in Orting. Leland retired from the Yakima Firing Center after 35 years as a heavy equipment operator. Janice was part owner of McCormick Fruit Tech.



The cover of the latest Yakima Valley Bride magazine, published July 27th, 2018


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