Pechtel - 40 Years Sep 29, 2019 Facebook Twitter SMS Email 1 of 2 Facebook Twitter SMS Email Print Save Jim and Shirley Pechtel were married July 15, 1979, in Kelso, Washington. They celebrated their 40th Anniversary at the beach. They enjoy life in Yakima, Washington where they raised their son, Christopher and daughter, Bridget. Facebook Twitter SMS Email Print Save HAVE YOUR WEDDING FEATURED IN YAKIMA VALLEY BRIDE MAGAZINE We would love to feature your wedding in Yakima Valley Bride Magazine. Follow the link to tell us about your recent wedding and be considered. Submit SUBMIT YOUR ANNOUNCEMENT We want to have your announcements published in the Yakima Herald-Republic and on YakimaBride.com. The best part is that you get to write your announcement the way you want it written. Submit Wedding Resources From venue to video, and everything in between, all the resources you need to plan the perfect wedding.