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.
Bud continued to work for the Forest Service and retired in 1998 and Maggie went on to work for the Naches School District, retiring in 2005. Bud was also a longtime volunteer at the Gleed Fire Department, retiring as a Captain in 2014. They have two children: Jason (Dyann) Horton of Selah, Washington and Michelle (Bo) Gottfried of Eugene, Oregon. They also have six grandchildren Cory, Makayla, Bailey, TJ, Jayden, and Austin and one great-grandson Izaiah.