They both lived in the Bothell area during their elementary school years.
They both swam often in the Lynnwood Recreation Center pool.
They both lived in the same dorm at Western Washington University in Bellingham — but didn’t meet until well into their college years. Once they connected, they soon became inseparable.
Last December, he proposed — and she accepted.
Gabriella De Francesco (WHS/2011), the daughter of Marcy O’Hara and John De Francesco, will tie the knot with Jeshua Jacobsen, son of Jake and P.J. Jacobsen of Lind, Washington, on Dec. 12, 2015.
The couple will honeymoon in Jamaica and live in the South Lake Union neighborhood.
Gabriella will earn her B.A. in English/creative writing with a psychology minor in December. Jeshua graduated with a B.S. in computer science and a math minor, and is employed at Amazon.