Kevin and Jodie Mottram
(nee Cassavaugh) celebrated
their 40th wedding anniversary
on July 14th, 2013 by renewing
their vows at The LaGrange
Church of God, with the Rev.
Danny Wright performing the
ceremony. After the ceremony,
Mr. and Mrs. Mottram took a
trip to Nashville, Tennessee.
The couple met while attending
college in upstate New York.
Kevin received his A.A. degree
Management from Canton
ATC and Jodie received her
B.A. in Social Sciences and
her teaching certificate from Potsdam State University college.
They were married at Camp Drum, New York in 1973. They
resided in Norfolk, Virginia, as Kevin served in the U.S. Navy,
where he reached the rank of E-5.
Mr. and Mrs. Mottram moved to the Cleveland area in 1976 and
to Elyria in 1986. The couple have two sons, Shane and Troy and
one grandson, Brendan Shane.
Kevin has worked in the restaurant business since moving to
Ohio to work for Stouffer's Restaurants. He presently is the
General Manager at Steak ‘n Shake in Garfield Heights. Jodie
taught pre-kindergarten in many area private pre-schools. She is
presently working as a crossing guard near McKinley School.