Daniel Francis Rawson and Leia Kathleen Langhoff, both of Vancouver, Wash., were married Jan. 22, 2017. The ceremony was held at Timberline Lodge Raven’s Nest, with the groom’s father, Patrick Rawson, officiating. A brunch reception followed.
High school sweethearts Betty and Kenny Short were married Nov. 28, 1952, in Pasadena, Calif. This year, they celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Nov. 28, 2017.
Amy Metcalfe and Patrick Noonan are planning a Sept. 16 wedding.
Christie Smith and Ron Cohen celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary hiking in Yosemite National Park.
John and Suze Nigl were married Aug. 26, 1967, in San Jose, Calif., where they spent their first year of marriage. They moved to Fresno in 1968 so John could attend Fresno State College on the GI Bill. He worked nights at the county library while Suze worked as a legal secretary. John received his degree in business administration in 1972 and a few weeks later they moved to Hood River.
Lyle Smith McAlexander and Ruthie Merz McAlexander celebrated 50 years of married life July 23.
Katherine Ann Pritchett and Christopher Russell Haskins, both Hood River natives, have announced their engagement.
David and Irene Benton celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary June 8. They were married in El Cajon, Calif., on June 8, 1957.
Marriage permits, April 2017