Harley E. Thompson, Jr., and Vera I. Thompson (Prill) of Chehalis will celebrate their 70th anniversary on Sept. 17.
The pair were married in Chehalis on Sept. 17, 1950. She was a bookkeeper and he was an assistant fire chief and fire marshal for the City of Chehalis, but both are now retired.
Their children are Dan Thompson, of Chehalis and Tim (Dianne) Thompson of Sumner. They have two grandchildren, Justin and Meagan Thompson.