Charles Bernskoetter & Millie Bernskoetter

June 29, 1957

Mr. and Mrs. Charles B. Bernskoetter, Jefferson City, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary July 2 with a Mass at Immaculate Conception Church followed by a dinner at the home of Mike and Jeannette Bernskoetter. Charles Bernskoetter and Millie Pleus were married June 29, 1957, at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, Taos. The Rev. Bernard Mers officiated. They were attended by Mary Lee (Pleus) Roberts; Mary Ann (Bernskoetter) Reinkemeyer, deceased; Norma (Bernskoetter) Bexten; Robert Bernskoetter, deceased; Jerry Pleus, deceased; and Frank Twehous. Mr. and Mrs. Bernskoetter have seven children: Jeanne (Doug) Westhues, Jefferson City; Mike (Jeannette) Bernskoetter, Jefferson City; Linda Bernskoetter, Overland Park, Kan.; Bill (Debbie) Bernskoetter, Webster Groves; Jim (Laurie) Bernskoetter, Jefferson City; Rob (Tracy) Bernskoetter, Ashland; and Beth (Bill) Plank, Jefferson City. They also have 16 grandchildren: Brian Bernskoetter, Krista Castrop, Kyle Bernskoetter and Luke Bernskoetter; Andrew and Sarah Bernskoetter, Haley and Ainsley Stewart; Kelsi (Bernskoetter) Kempker, Nick and Kylie Bernskoetter; Ryan, Collin and Devin Bernskoetter; and Will and Josie Plank; and eight great-grandchildren: Trenton, Julia and John Bernskoetter; Austin and Chase Castrop; and Grace, Cody and Alma Bernskoetter.