Jim Klemme and Dorothy Chramosta were married June 10, 1972, at the Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Ravenna, Neb.
They celebrated in April by renewing their wedding vows at the Love of Our Lady Catholic Church in Frankfurt, Germany, while on a trip to Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.
They will celebrate in July with their children and grandchildren in Fraser, Colo. Their children are: Kimberly (husband James) Bonifas and Kirk (wife April) Klemme. They are also blessed with three grandchildren: Ally Bonifas and Chloe and Quinn Klemme.
Jim works at the Great West Casualty Company in South Sioux City, Neb., where he is a vice president in the claims department.
Dorothy is retired from teaching special education and from being a special education consultant for the Northwest AEA.
Jim and Dorothy have lived in Le Mars all of their married life.