John and Dorothy Valenta, longtime residents of Woodinville, celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary. John and Dorothy were married on June 22, 1940. John is 99 and Dorothy is 96 years old. They met at Western Washington State College. John was principal of the Old Woodinville School in the 1940’s and later for the Mercer Island School District. They lived on Hollywood Hill for many years. The event was celebrated with family and friends at Redmond Heights Senior Living.