Fred and Jean Goodman celebrated their 65th anniversary February 22nd with an informal gathering of friends and family.
Married in both the United States and Canada, they have resided in Bellingham since 1946.
Fred is retired from the Bellingham Herald and Jean from Northwestern Commercial Bank.
They have two sons, Lester (now deceased) and wife Penny, Fred and wife Trudie, four grandchildren (one deceased) and three great grandchilden.
Fred is a past Exalted Ruler of B.P.O. Elks #194. They are charter members of the Bellingham Wheel and Keel Boat Club and enjoyed cruising local waters in their boat 'SJODRIF'. They were active in the Bell A Wheels RV Club and enjoyed many memorable trips traveling with Jim Hesselgrave.