Robert and Mary Eytzen of Ferndale are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married June 27, 1958 at the Birch Bay Bible Community Church, where they still attend at least every Sunday.
Bob can be found part-time at Enterprise Cemetery where he is not a permanent resident, but a groundskeeper. Mary is often found around Whatcom County where she enjoys playing piano, organ or some other musical instrument,
Bob and Mary’s four children are Roger Eytzen and wife Joanne, of Ferndale WA; RitaSchultz and husband Ray, of Marysville, WA; Nancy Klassen and husband Brad, of LakeStevens, WA; and Norm Eytzen of Seattle. They have also been blessed with fivegrandchildren; Ian Eytzen, Melinda Schultz, Ivan Eytzen, Christina Schultz and EricaEytzen.
Their lives and long-lasting marriage are a tribute to their relationship with their Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.