School: Colby H.S Class of 1956 (Reunion - 1966)

Contact: Dinah Reinke

Surnames: Jakel, McCutcheon, Rannow, Weix, Schorer, Dorazio, Mierkey, Schreiber, Ohlinger, Bauer, Czerwinski, Baumgart, Block, Decker, Dorazio, Duvail, Hebert , Gierl, Wussow, Haas, Weis, Hebert, Kilty, Johnson, Knuf, Langjahr, Adams, Lastofka, Gottschalk, Mews, Hills, Miller, Kauth, Mille, Dickey, Olson, Rachu, Allen, Schjoneman, Wussow, Schmelzer, Schmidt, Schnabel, Scidmore, Sedlack, Eggersgluess, Theilig, Berndt, Weber, Newman, Knoll, Redeztsky, Vick,Fisher, Godard, Wiersig, Weix, Johnson

------ Source: Tribune-Phonograph (Abbotsford and Colby, Clark Co., Wis.) 08/12/1965

------ Colby High School Class of 1956 (Reunion - 08 AUG 1966)

The class of 1956, Colby high school, held its 10 year reunion on June 25, 1966.

The evening began with a cocktail hour from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Colby Hotel, followed by dinner and a program.

Master of ceremonies for the program was Ben Jakel. Teachers present were Mr. and Mrs. Dale McCutcheon, class advisor, and Mr. and Mrs. Howard Rannow.

Each class member present gave a summary of what they had done since leaving Colby high school.

Prizes were awarded to Bernard Weix, first reply; Bill Schorer, lost the most hair; Barry Dorazio, coming the greatest distance; Carol (Mierkey) Schreiber, for the most children (seven); Jovita (Ohlinger) Bauer, most recently married and youngest child, and Ben Jakel, for gaining the most weight.

Letters were read from teachers and fellow classmates unable to attend.

Members present included Mr. and Mrs. Donald Czerwinski (Arlene Baumgart), Mr. and Mrs. John Block, Mr. and Mrs. Ken Decker, Mr. and Mrs. Barry Dorazio, Mr. and Mrs. Lyle Duvail, Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Hebert (Elaine Gierl), Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Wussow (Doris Haas), Mr. and Mrs. Clem Weis (Toni Hebert), Ben Jakel,

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Kilty (Pat Johnson) classmates, Mr. and Mrs. Ruben Knuf, Ellis Langjahr, Mr. and Mrs. Bradley Adams (Betty Lastofka), Mr. and Mrs. Elroy Gottschalk (Betty Mews), Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Hills (Betty Miller), Mr. and Mrs. Leroy Kauth (Carigene Mille),

Mr. and Mrs. Ben Bauer (Jovita Ohlinger), Mr. and Mrs. William Dickey (Sharon Olson), Mr. and Mrs. Donald Rachu, Mr. and Mrs. Allen (Annette Schjoneman) classmates,

Mr. and Mrs. Morris Wussow (Shirley Schmelzer), Mr. and Mrs. Neal Schmidt, Marvin Schnabel, Mr. and Mrs. William Schorer, Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Scidmore (Alice Sedlack), Mr. and Mrs. Ervin Eggersgluess (Shirley Theilig), Mr. and Mrs. Robert Berndt (Joanne Weber),

Mr. and Mrs. Donald Newman (Dorene Knoll), Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Redeztsky, Mr. and Mrs. Orville Vick (Geraldine Fisher), Mr. and Mrs. Walter Godard, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Wiersig, Bernard Weix, Mr. and Mrs. Reid Johnson, Mrs. Carol (Mierkey) Schreiber.

Following the program everyone met at the city hall to socialize and renew acquaintances.



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