Mary Bell Hetrick of Bellingham will celebrate her 90th birthday with a no-gift open house hosted by her children from 1 to 4pm April 13th at her son’s home – Gilbert Hetrick, 6586 Everson Goshen Rd, Everson. She was born April 9th, 1918 in Bellingham and is a lifetime resident of Whatcom Co and a homemaker. Her husband Gilbert F. Hetrick and granddaughter Crystal are deceased. Her children are Velma Henifin of Plains, MT & Gilbert Hetrick of Everson and Thelma Holttum of Bellingham. She has 11 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren, and 7 great-great grandchildren. She attributes her longevity to hard work and the love of family and gardening.