A special diamond jubilee for 60 years of holy matrimony was celebrated at 5 p.m. Mass Saturday, June 22, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church at Neier, with a special blessing by the Rev. Kevin Schmittgens in honor of Jerry and Joan (Feth) Kloeppel, Beaufort.
They were married at St. Joseph’s June 6, 1959, by the Rev. Charles Frey. They have one child, Jerry Jr. and his wife, Laura, of New Haven.
A family dinner was held at their home.