Beverly and Dex Lien, of Kennewick, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on March 31 with a family photo and dinner in Kennewick.
They were married on April 3, 1947, at the Unitarian Church in Portland. They moved here from Seattle in 1964.
Beverly is a homemaker. She is a member of Allied Arts, Tri-City Quilters Guild and the Tri-City Genealogy Society.
Dex served in the Navy during World War II in the South Pacific and was a civil/structural engineer with Vitro and Kaiser Engineers, retiring in 1989. He also was a tax aide for nine years. He is a life member of the American Society of Civil Engineers and the VFW.
They have four children, Debbie Gieszler of Kennewick, Allison Edwards of Kennewick, Jeff Lien of West Richland and Madeline Wall of Sammamish.
They have nine grandchildren.