Kleemans celebrate 40th anniversary

Ken “Bear” and Lisa Kleeman celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary Saturday, July 13. They were married on a Friday the 13th in 1979.

The couple was married at Zion Lutheran Church in Gillespie. They have two children, Ben (Kelly) Kleeman of Lafayette, Colo. and Elsa Garcia of Carlinville. They have two marvelous grandchildren, Diego and Olivia Garcia.