Mat and Gloria (Welch) Clifford, of Bend, celebrated their 45th anniversary by visiting their daughter, Lindsay, in Seoul, South Korea from Sept. 20 to Oct. 4.

The couple were married Oct. 13, 1973, in Tempe, Arizona.

They have two children, Lindsay, Seoul, South Korea, and Brent (and Annie) in Maui, Hawaii; and one grandson, Lux Clifford.

Mr. Clifford retired as a VP-Private Banker in 2011 and is a former board member and treasurer of the Tower Theatre Foundation as well as a sponsor manager for the Bite of Bend.

Mrs. Clifford retired in 2015 from Blue Teal Clothing Company and enjoys shopping, traveling and visiting her grandson.

They have lived in Bend for 20 years.