Bob & Sharon Beck - 60th anniversary
Bob Beck and Sharon Kinnel Beck celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Dec. 29. They were married in 1956 at Sharon’s grandmother’s house near Imbler. They have since lived on her family’s ranch, also near Imbler, where they raised their three children: Christi Beck Brown of Eagle, Idaho, Rob Beck of Alicel and Tracy Beck Cheeseman of La Grande.
Allan & Judith Sather - 50th anniversary
Allan and Judith Sather were married Dec. 29, 1966, in Fair Oaks, California. They celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with family and friends in
El Dorado Hills, California, last summer.
Allan and Judith visited La Grande for nearly 20 years and moved here in 2013 after retiring. Allan retired after 42 years in education, and Judith retired from newspaper graphics and 10 years in education. Allan has recently retired from bus driving, and Judith is involved in Quilt Questers. They are both members of the La Grande Seventh-day Adventist Church.
They have two sons, Brian who lives in Summerville with his wife, Rachel, and two children, and Vance who lives with his wife, Mandi, in Murrieta, California.