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GHS Class of '62 Holds 50th Reunion Full of Memories

Classmates from Washington State to New Hampshire, California to Florida come back home along with several elementary school friends.

Geneva Community High School, Class of 1962 celebrated its 50th class reunion on Oct. 12 and 13. Dinner was held at the Dunham Woods Riding Club in Wayne on Friday after a cocktail party hosted by Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Cooper at their home.

A tour of the High School was the highlight for some of our out of town classmates reminding us that we were the first class to attend all four years at the then new high school opened in 1958.

Lamplight Equestrian Center provided us with a barbeque on Saturday afternoon.

Classmates from Washington State to New Hampshire, California to Florida came back home along with several elementary school friends. Coach Bob Schick and his wife were our guests of honor.

Committee Chair, Judith (Blevins) Chapman extends her thanks to her committee, Keith Bowgren, Stephen Cooper, Bob Cox, Lynn Landberg, Jane (Liesendahl) Monroe and Liz (Mead) Safanda  for their wonderful help and support in making this event a huge success!!

From left to right and bottom to top:  Maiden names for the girlsl.

Front Row Sitting: Neil  Carlson, Leslie Vail, Doris Neri, Dennis Runge, Nan D'Arcy, Roger Johnson

2nd Row Sitting: Stephen Cooper, Jane Carlson, LuEllen Dunlop, Andreen Neukranz, Andrea Danielson, Pam Thompson, Barb Swanson, Ray Lemar, Lynn Landberg, Bob Junkins

3rd Row Standing: Jack Giese, Susan Mccloud, Randi Epperly, Judith Blevins, Susan Ohman, Carol Thorncroft, Janet Diem, Barb Walker, Glenda McConnaughay, Jane Liesendahl, Scott Anderson, Bob Cox, Tom Graham, Mike Lowe, Howard Bixby

Top Row: Karen Helgeson, Barb Paoletti, Mary Rimcus, Liz Mead, Tom Hackley, Reuel Launey, Wally Zook, Keith Bowgren, Dick Lietzau, Dick Benson

Attending but not pictured: Gregg Nelson and Allan 

Mr. Ed October 28, 2012 at 12:52 PM
Congratulations Class of 62! Still lookin fine!
Kurt Wehrmeister October 29, 2012 at 07:14 PM
From a 1975 GHS grad, my amazed congratulations, especially, to the half-dozen '62ers in the front row who can still sit cross-legged (though Roger Johnson's cheating a bit) at age 68. Because I'm just 55, and if I tried the cross-legged thing, I don't know that I could get up off the floor....

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