School: Greenwood H.S. Class of 1945 (25 Year Reunion – 1970)


Surnames: Steiger, Klinke, Adams, Metcalf, Debevec, Braun, Reese, Vollrath, Baird, Offord, Bush, Cotch, Christopherson, Horn, Mlada, Huntzicker, Johnson, Humke, Kuznacic, O’Donnell, McKenna, May, Cook, Mead, Schmidt, Thomas, Severson, Speich, Caliebe, Syth, Vangsness, Verhulst, Telford, Warner, Zorman, Gosse

----Source: Tribune/Record/Gleaner (Loyal, Wis.) 17 Sep 1970

The Greenwood High School class of 1945 held their 25 year reunion in the Bamboo Room at the Bali Hai Supper Club on September 5, 1970, starting at eight p.m. with a family style dinner.

Kenneth Steiger was the master of ceremonies for the meeting following the dinner. Letters from Lorraine (Klinke) Adams, Dayton Ohio; Dale Metcalf, Random Lake, Wisconsin, and Ralph Debevec, Lodi, Wisconsin were read by Kenneth Steiger.

Of the graduating class of 38 members, 22 were present with their spouse. Three are deceased, Neal Braun, Marion Reese, and Orlin Vollrath.

A souvenir booklet of the roll call for the reunion was made by Ken and Janice Steiger and presented to each class member present.

Those attending were: Kenneth and Janice (Baird) Steiger, Greenwood; Mr. and Mrs. Arles Offord (Beatrice Bush), Withee; Mr. and Mrs. Walter Cotch (Frances Christopherson), Clayton; Mr. and Mrs. Verne Vollrath (Laverne Horn), Janesville; Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Horn, Greenwood; Mr. and Mrs. Austin Mlada (Anne Huntzicker), Hales Corners; Mr. and Mrs. Howard Johnson, Whittier, California; Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Humke (Betty Kenyon), Green Bay; Mr. and Mrs. John Kuznacic, Sheboygan; Mr. and Mrs. Douglas O’Donnell (Mary McKenna), Marshfield; Mr. Bernard May, Janesville; Mr. and Mrs. Burien Cook (Phyllis Mead), Arlington Heights, Illinois; Mr. and Mrs. Fred Schmidt, Mayville; Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Thomas, (Ethel Severson), Loyal; Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Speich, Greenwood; Mr. and Mrs. Earl Caliebe (Shirley) Syth, Greenwood; Mr. and Mrs. Clark Vangsness, Poynette; Mr. and Mrs. Lyle Verhulst, Loyal; Mr. and Mrs. Donald Telford (Norma Warner), Eau Claire; Mr. and Mrs. Albert Zorman, Willard; Mr. Lavern Gosse, Appleton.

This was the second reunion of the class. A ten year reunion was held in 1955. It was decided to have a 30 year reunion I 1975. The folks in charge of the 1970 reunion were Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Steiger, Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Thomas, and Mr. and Mrs. Lyle Verhulst.



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