Klosses Mark 45 Years

Anna Marie and Jim Kloss

Jim and Anna Marie Kloss of Wheeling celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary on Sept. 14. They were united in marriage on Sept. 14, 1974, at St. Jude Church in Glen Dale by the late Father James Myles.

Anna Marie Kloss is the former Anna Marie Kuca. She was the daughter of the late Frank Sr. and Anna Kuca. She is a 1972 graduate of Wheeling High School.

Jim Kloss is the son of the late James A. and Norma Kloss. Jim is also a 1972 graduate of Wheeling High School. He retired from United Parcel Service in 2004, after 30 years of service as a mechanic.

Jim and Anna Marie met in the eighth grade in 1967. They became junior high and high school sweethearts.

Their family includes two daughters, Jayme Jo Kloss Rogers and her husband Jason of Lexington, Kentucky and Jill Kloss Spangler and her husband Pat of Moundsville. They have three granddaughters and three grandsons.

They were honored by their family with a celebration dinner in Naples, Florida.


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