Mark Blume & Joyce Blume

April 27, 1968

Mr. and Mrs. Mark Blume, Jefferson City, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary today with a family dinner at Revel Catering, Jefferson City, hosted by their children. Mark Blume and Joyce Castrop were married April 27, 1968, at St. Joseph Church, Westphalia. Father Hilke officiated. Mr. and Mrs. Blume have three children: Bonnie Blume and her husband Kurt Kerns, Richmond Heights; Josh Blume and his wife Holly Blume, Jefferson City; and Angie Abbott and her husband John Abbott, Holts Summit. They also have nine grandchildren: Caleb McGennis, Hannah McGennis, Noah Blume, Lily Kerns, Grace McGennis, Nate Blume, Ella Kerns, Matthew Abbott, and Isla Kerns.