Harry & Julia Mathewson are celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary on May 28th. Harry, formerly of Bridgeport, Conn., and Julia (Wasik) of Harrah, Oklahoma, were married in San Diego, Calif. on May 28, 1946. They have been longtime residents of Woodinville since 1968. Harry served in the U.S. Navy for 30 years, retiring as a Master Chief. Both are active members of St. Brendan’s Catholic Church in Bothell and Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Catholic Church in Woodinville. Both are involved with the Knights of Columbus.
Harry is 92 and Julia is 89. They met in Oklahoma City where Julia was working and Harry was stationed in the Navy. They have 3 children – John (Jane), of Woodinville; Mary Kinsel-Eubank (Michael) of Ariz. and Linda Beatty, of Cartersville, Georgia. They have 6 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, and 1 great, great grandchild.