Chet and Jean Mathison were married in Denver, Colorado. They will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on August 23rd by renewing their wedding vows at a beach front picnic by their Lake Whatcom condo with family and friends.
Their children are Cathy (Brian Edgren) of Poulsbo, Wa., Christy (Lt. Com. Steve Marx) of Coupville, Wa., and Jay Mathison (De Ann) of Springfield, Or. Chet and Jean have seven grandchildren. Both are active members of Central Lutheran Church, and work out daily at the YMCA. Chet is a retired real estate agent and Jean is a retired RN from St. Luke’s and St. Joseph hospitals. They say their marriage is successful by giving all the glory to Jesus Christ because they walk with Him daily.