The Continental High School class of 1962 celebrated their 52nd class reunion Saturday, September 20 at the Continental American Legion. The luncheon theme was “Celebrating Entering Our 70s”.
A total of 21 class members plus 12 spouses attended. Class member Jane Mansfiled Armstrong attended from Colorado, as well as Susan Groff Johnston from Maryland.
Gail Friend served as chairman and MC for the event. Cheryl Mansfield Deatrick won the door prize of an Applebee’s gift card.
Class members attending were: Phillip Fitzwater, Gail Friend, Forrest Geckle, Junior Geckle, Janet Geren Dales, Susan Groff Johnston, John Hersh, Bonnie Knoll Carnahan, Robert Ladd, Sharon Lee Fitzenrider, Stephen Lee, Cheryl Mansfield Deatrick, Jane Mansfild Armstrong, Grace Martin McLaughlin, Donelda Salisbury Prowant, Diana Schafer Schuller, Judy Shirey Mayes, Carolyn Hull Snavely, Dennis Stout, Sharon Wagner and Ruth Ann Williamson Curl.
The entire group was very appreciative of the fine food, service and decorations provided by the American Legion. Friend said the reunion committee wanted to support local business.
The next reunion will be the 55th in 2017. Class members will have informal luncheons on a yearly basis.
–Submitted by Gail Friend