Maria and Jeff Thompson.
Maria and Ellis (Jeff) Thompson celebrated their second wedding anniversary Apr. 16. The Woodinville couple was married at St. Peter's United Methodist Church in Bellevue Apr. 16, 1994.
Jeff is a Cellular Telephone executive and Maria is a retired alterations manager for Nordstrom.
Maria's son Mark Peterek and daughter-in-law Essa with grandson Michael live in Dillingen, Germany. Her sister Gabriel and Aunt Locia live in Maria's native Poland.
Jeff says Maria is still the sweetheart of the year.