Germanville Walnut No. 5
GERMANVILLE WALNUT No. 5
The second Germanville Walnut No. 5 country school reunion was held April 12 at the Wayland City Hall Community Room in Wayland.
The afternoon was spent visiting about all the memories of kindergarten through eighth-grade school years with a lot of stories told that several didn’t know had happened.
Twenty-one classmates and 20 spouses and guests attended.
Classmates were: Maynard Craff of East Alton, Illionis; Roger Bekel of Moline, Illinois; Dennis Hoefer of Marietta, Georgia; Pat (Kurtz) Randall of Coralville; Ina (Reighard) Burkett and Karen (Taglauer) Alderman of Iowa City; Jeri (Kurtz) Powers of Fort Madison; Wayne Reighard and Carroll Reighard of Washington, Iowa; Elaine (Bekel) Watson of Richland; Jim Kurtz and Cedra (Houseal) Schlatter of Mt. Pleasant; Marlis (Manning) Wagner of Des Moines; Marilyn (Bekel) McGuire of Fairfield; Richard Taglauer and Ruth (Diers) Rhoades of Wayland; Harlan Craff, Gary Houseal, Roy Anderson and Kathleen Anderson of Brighton; and Ruth (Smith) Brugge of Lockridge. Ron Baldosier of Fairfield joined the group later in the afternoon.
Everyone enjoyed lunch and closed the day with homemade ice cream.