Mr. and Mrs. McKeown
Ron and Cheryl McKeown, of Peculiar, will celebrate 50 years of marriage Saturday, Aug. 9.
Ron and Cheryl were united in marriage at St. Patricks Catholic Church in Holden on Aug. 9, 1964. Mr. and Mrs. McKeown have four children, Ron McKeown, Jr., of Shawnee, Kan.; Kathy (Chris) Barnes, of Harrisonville; Brenda (Jamie) Mackender, of Peculiar; and Crissy (Shannon) Bohannon, of Adrian. The couple has nine grandchildren, Sarah Beth Herron, Samantha (Blake) Powers and Steve Barnes, Brooks and Carter Mackender, Emily (Samuel) Ledesma, Tyler, Tanner and Katie Bohannon.
The couple is enjoying retirement at their home in Peculiar and will celebrate their anniversary with a long weekend at Stockton Lake with all of their children and grandchildren.