Margaret Walker and Michael Brenneman were married Jan. 25, 1958, at St. Mary’s Church in Riverside by Rev. Walter Boeckman. The reception was held at the Kalona Hotel, now The Tuscan Moon.
They are the parents of two sons: Rich Brenneman and Lance (Brenda) Brenneman. They have three grandchildren: Mitch Brenneman of Iowa City, Colin (Emma) Brenneman of rural Wellman, Blair (Larry) Moore of Kingwood, Texas; and two great-grandchildren: Brooklyn and Caden Moore. They will celebrate with a family dinner at the Tuscan Moon.
Mike and Midge reside on the Brenneman Century Farm northwest of Kalona. Colin Brenneman is the fifth generation of Brennemans involved in the family farm operation.