Celebrations / Anniversaries

Jack and Mary Barga anniversary

Dr. Jack and Mary Barga of Walla Walla celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary in late July with their family on the Oregon Coast.

Larry and Carol Paynter anniversary

Larry and Carol Paynter of College Place celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on July 5 at an informal dinner party in their home. The party was hosted by Andrew and Cinda Paynter of Billings, Mont., and Georjan Bridger of Salem.

Fred and Bernice Mow anniversary

Walla Wallans Fred and Bernice Mow, formerly of Milton-Freewater, celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary on Saturday with family and friends. The event was hosted by their daughter, Sandra Mow.

Anniversary - David and Karen Grimm

David and Karen Grimm of Touchet will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 3-5 p.m. Saturday at Life Church, 116 S. Third Ave., Walla Walla. Friends and family are invited. The couple request no gifts.

David and Karen Grimm anniversary

David and Karen Grimm of Touchet will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 3-5 p.m. Saturday at Life Church, 116 S. Third Ave., Walla Walla. Friends and family are invited. The couple request no gifts.

Donald and Janet Schack anniversary

Donald “Don” and Janet Schack will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with friends and relatives at a reception from 3-5 p.m. Saturday at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 992, 102 N. Colville St.

Frank and Glennys Carlile anniversary

Frank and Glennys Carlile of Walla Walla observed their 65th wedding anniversary on Feb. 20. There will be a celebration at a family gathering this summer, hosted by their children.

Robert and Elaine Johnson

Robert and Elaine Johnson of Umapine will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a gathering of family and friends 2-4 p.m. Feb. 8 at Tate’s Umapine Mercantile.

LuVerne and Alice Petersen anniversary

Alice and LuVerne Petersen of Walla Walla celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary with a family brunch on Jan. 19 at Wheatland Village.

Gabe and Margaret Joseph anniversary

Gabe and Margaret Joseph of Walla Walla celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary during a dinner at