Gena Schachtschneider and Dennis James

JANESVILLE—Dennis James and Gena Schachtschneider will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary.

Dennis and Gena were married Dec. 29, 1978, in St. John Vianney Church during a record-setting snowstorm. The Rev. H. Jungbluth officiated at the wedding.

Dennis is retired as an online course developer from Madison Area Technical College. Gena is retired as a registered nurse from Madison Area Technical College. Their family includes Benjamin James of Stoughton and Adam and Jee James, currently stationed in Washington, D.C. They also have one grandchild.

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