Announcements & Celebrations

Bill and Carol VanderYacht

Bill and Carol VanderYacht will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on July 2nd.The couple were both born and raised in Whatcom County and are well known in the community for owning and operating Carol's Coffee Cup in Deming for many years.Bill and Carol have 4 children: Kathy Hillard (Denny), Bill VanderYacht (Debbie), Susie O'Connor (Gerald) and Bob VanderYacht (Janine).They have 13 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren who are the lights of their lives.They are long time members of Immanuel Lutheran Church and stay busy volunteering for many of their church mission projects such as quilting and other fund raising for local charities.They also enjoy their garden, visiting with their many friends and spending as much time as possible with their family.