School: Granton H.S. Class of 1952 (Reunion - 1972)

Contact: Dolores (Mohr) Kenyon

Surnames: Wesenberg, Warlum, Ruchaber, Kalina, Steiner, Schmitz, Luchterhand, Moldenhauer, Cattanach, Jennings, Kirk, Bender, Meddaugh, Hiles, Stauffacher, Erickson, Albrecht, Dankemyer, Winter, Raplinger, Gower, Bartz, Voight, Sternitzky

----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co, WI) 8/03/1972

Granton High School (Class of 1952 Reunion - 29 July 1972)

The Granton High School class of 1952 held its 20-year reunion Saturday night, July 29, at Bali Hai supper club.

Norman Wesenberg was master of ceremonies. Short reminiscences were given by Mrs. Mida Warlum, Mrs. Olivia Ruchaber, Joseph Kalina, and Francis Steiner, all former teachers of the class.

Arrangements for the reunion were made by Mrs. Lila Schmitz, Mrs. LaVada Luchterhand, Doris Moldenhauer, Norman Wesenberg and Mrs. Dorothy Cattanach.

Prizes were given as follows: bachelor girl, Miss Doris Moldenhauer; married the longest, Joe and Alice (Jennings) Kirk; married the least years, Mr. and Mrs. Gordon (Lorraine Bender) Meddaugh; anniversary nearest to reunion date, Mr. and Mrs. Eugene (Dorothy Hiles) Cattanach; birthday nearest to reunion date, Mrs. Mida Warlum; first one in attendance, and first reply, Harold Stauffacher; teacher traveling the farthest distance, Joseph Kalina; class member traveling the farthest distance, Tilman Erickson; largest family, Lorraine (Bender) Meddaugh.

The class voted to have its third reunion during the 25th anniversary year of 1977. Each class member and teacher was given a flower from the centerpiece of green-tinted carnations.

Those attending from out of town were Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Kalina, Waukegan, Il.; Mr. and Mrs. Elliot Warlum and Mrs. Olivia Ruchaber, Neillsville; Mr. and Mrs. Robert Albrecht, Platteville; Mr. and Mrs. Tilman Erickson, Milwaukee; Mr. and Mrs. Gerald (LaVada Dankemyer) Luchterhand, Spencer; Mr. and Mrs. Glen (Ethel Winter) Raplinger, Port Edwards; Mr. and Mrs. Richard Gower, Appleton; Mr. and Mrs. Joseph (Alice Jennings) Kirk, Inver Grove Heights, Mn; Mr. and Mrs. Richard Lautenbach, Hillpoint; Mr. and Mrs. Harold Stauffacher, Beloit; and Mr. and Mrs. James (Kathryn Bartz) Voight, Loyal.

Attending from Granton were Mr. and Mrs. Francis Steiner, Mr. and Mrs. Gordon (Lorraine Bender) Meddaugh, Mr. and Mrs. Eugene (Dorothy Hiles) Cattanach, Miss Doris Moldenhauer, Mr. and Mrs. Norman Wesenberg and Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Lila Sternitzky) Schmitz.



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