Kevin Brown & Janet Stratman

October 15, 1977

Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Brown, Jefferson City, celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary with a party at Madison's Cafe on October 7 with a blessing by Fr. Kevin Gormley and a Mass blessing October 8, and with a trip to Branson. Kevin Brown and Janet Stratman were married October 15, 1977, at St. Peter Church, Jefferson City. Fr. Kevin Gormley officiated. They were attended by Sharon (Stratman) Armstrong, Jefferson City; John Linck, O'Fallon; Kathy (Stratman) Gerstner and Dale Gerstner, Jefferson City; Joe Stratman, Jefferson City; Vickie and Chuck Linck, St. Charles; Lynn (Stratman) Gerstner, Jefferson City; Scott Stratman, Ashland; Glen Stratman, Jefferson City; Madelene (Schellmann) Wilson, Memphis, Tenn.; and Debbie (Payne) Mayes, St. Louis. Mr. and Mrs. Brown have two children: Abbie Bredeman and her husband Blaine, Jefferson City, and Craig Brown and his wife Kelsey, Jefferson City. They also have four grandchildren: Kevin Bredeman, Ross Bredeman, Madalynn Bredeman, and Jasper Brown.