Darrell and Charlene Keim Anniversary


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Posted Online: April 24, 2013, 1:00 pm
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Darrell and Charlene Keim, P.O. Box 94, Annawan, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a private family celebration. Congratulatory notes/cards are welcomed.
Charlene C. Parker and Mr. Keim, both of Annawan, were married on April 26, 1953, at Fairview United Methodist, Sheffield.
Their children are Dennis Keim, Springfield, Ore.; Deborah (William) Salmond, Rock Hill, S.C.; and Michael (Beth), Port Byron. They have four grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Mr. Keim was employed in maintenance at John Deere Plow Planter, retiring in 1989 after 25 years.
Mrs. Keim was employed as a postal clerk at the Annawan Post Office, retiring in 1992 after 21 years.
They are members of Fairview United Methodist, Sheffield.












 




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