Steve and Marilyn Lankhaar Steve and Marilyn Lankhaar celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on June 8, 2013. They were married on June 8, 1973 at 2nd CRC in Lynden. Their children are Scott and Melissa (Anna, Madeleine) Engels of Everson, and Clint and Laura (Caleb, Micah, Levi, Maleah) Vander Giessen of Beaverton, Oregon. Steve works in purchasing at School Specialty, Inc. in Bellingham. Marilyn is a homemaker who is always ready to help her family and friends. The couple plans to celebrate with a family weekend in Leavenworth later this month.