Ed & Simone August celebrated their 60th anniversary with a family dinner in their home on August 2nd. They were married July 30, 1948 in Oakland, CA. They have lived in Bellingham for over 25 yrs. Ed retired from Pacific Telephone & Simone is a retired medical lab technichian. Their children are Pam Henson & Don of St. George, UT, Colette Alford & Terry of Hood River, OR, Paul August & Lisa of Oakland, CA, Roger August of Bellingham, Mike August & Sarah of Bellingham. They have 4 grandchildren, Robert Green, Mike Green, Shondra Mayer & Alison August, and 2 great-grandchildren. They attribute their successful marriage to the loving acceptance of the various changes in their lives.