James and Yvonne Mares of Wenatchee will celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary during a Thanksgiving dinner with their family Thursday.
Yvonne Voigt and James Mares were married Nov. 21, 1958, in Port Orchard. They lived in Seattle, Long Beach and Aberdeen before settling in Wenatchee in 1974.
He retired in 1999 as a wildlife officer with the state Department of Fish and Wildlife. She retired in 2002 as office manager for the Eastmont School District.
The Mares have a son,…