Grandview couple Vanessa Cervantes and Edwin Frias, have announced their plans to exchange wedding vows Sept. 16, 2017. The couple plan an afternoon wedding at Wine Country Gardens in Prosser. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Robert and Linda Marquez of Mabton, Vanessa is a graduate of Mabton High School, Yakima Valley Community College and Washington State University with a bachelor’s degree in psychology and human development. She is employed as education program manager for Planned Parenthood of Greater Washington and North Idaho in Sunnyside. Frias’ parents are Senorino and Maria Isabel Frias of Grandview. Edwin received his education in Grandview and is employed as a machine operator at FruitSmart in Grandview.
OUTLOOK — Jesse and Romana Arriaga will celebrate 45 years of marriage with a trip to Florida. The couple married July 1, 1972, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Sunnyside and are lifelong residents of the area. He is retired from the Yakima Valley Farmworkers Clinic and Romana is a retired Sunnyside School District food service worker. They have four children: Jesse, Jr., Maria Elena, Jose and Lupita. They also have seven grandchildren; Isabella Arriaga, Avery and Caleb Matheny, E.J. Gonzalez, Manuel Jr. and Mathew Saldana and Mozi Arriaga.