McFadyen’s 65th Anniversary |

McFadyen’s 65th Anniversary

Gertrude and Orval McFadyen, in 1942 and 2007, are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary.


celebrate their

65th anniversary

Gertrude and Orval McFadyen, Carson City residents for the past 14 years, are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary.

Gertrude and Orval were married May 30, 1942 in Boise, Idaho.

They have two children; son, Michael McFadyen of Boise, and daughter, Carol Veatch of Carson City, four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Orval is a World War II veteran, saw filer, and former owner of a Shell service station in Oregon prior to retirement. Gertrude was a teletype operator during World War II, and a bookkeeper prior to retirement.

The couple will celebrate with family and friends at a 65th anniversary party being held in their honor in Boise.