Class of 1955

Class of 1954
Class of 1954 at their 60th Class Reunion - May Day 2014
Front row: Joan Clymer Bauman, Mary Anne Bertsche Moser, JoAnn Yoder Gundy, Betty Bauman Shelly, Martha Kraft Hug, Kathy Kaufmann Bauman, Carol Sammet Groman, Corrinne Kamp Boehr, Ada Oyer Cortner.
Back row: Richard Yaussy, Arden Slotter, Stan Naylor, Lowell Zook
 
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Julia Szabo
Director of Alumni Relations and Annual Giving

 

 Class of 1955 Notes  

Are you Attending
May Day?

Dave Tice and Dotty Bowers Tice: Enjoy spending winter months in Mobile Home Park near Sanford, Florida. They do some traveling. Dave gardens and golfs.

  Yes

James M Benroth: Married Immgene Lehman in 1955.  Retired from Marathon Oil Co. in 1994 after 39 years; served as church representative to annual conferance for eight years; president of Bluffton Air Park Dev. co.; football and basketball official for 40 years; served on Cory-Rawson school board for 16 years; coach and officer for youth baseball for 30 years; director on  the Hancock-Wood Co-op for three years, enjoyed flying for 700 hours; also a farmer and enjoy golf and running. 

   
Bill Stucky: Ordained Elder of Church of the Good Shepherd; choir member, walk; ham radio; Love to sail:  Owner of Amazing Possibilities Health & Wellness Consultant; Owner/CFO of Suzuki Music School.
 
 

Yes

Don Corfman: I am now completely retired and enjoying it. I sing in our church choir and spend time tending to landscaping our yard. I am also able to spend more time with grand children activities.
 
 

Yes

Ken Bishop  

YES

Orlyn Zehr  

YES

Frank & Dotty Tice  

YES

Erma (Yoder) Yaussy: We enjoy traveling, reading, the many activities in our local church as well as the UCC retirement community where we moved a year ago.
 
 

Yes

Eleanor Wismer Kaufman: We just moved from our home of 40 years in Newton to the Kidron Bethel Retirement Community in N. Newton. I recently resigned as organist at Bethel College Mennonite Church after 30 years.
 
 

Yes

La Mar & Adele Bertsche Reichert:  We spend our time reading, participating in church activities, and farming. 
 
 

Yes

Catherine diller Dickerson:  Kay reads a lot and loves to cook.  She plays piano, writes poetry and enjoys doing water color art.
 
 

No

John Bohn:  Tina (my wife) and I enjoy living in a college town where we can attend concerts, theatrical performances, and lectures.  We volunteer at church, in the public schools and at several other places.

 

Yes

Edward j. vondran:  I spend my time reading, walking, teaching Sunday School class, and occasionally preach.
 
 

no

 Verna Ruth Zimmerman:  I spend my time working part time, have for 16 years.  Reading bowling, attending Illinois State University men's and women's basketball games as well as women's volleyball. 
 
  no
Joan gratz slotter:  I do a lot of reading.  I sing with a choral group in our retirement community.  Arden and I go dancing one or two times a week.
 
  no

Margaret ridge stuckey:  Travel, reading, church Kettering Christ United Methodist, at Florida condo or Grand Lake St. Marys.  Also active in PEO.  Enjoy the lake as well. Graduated from Otterbein University in '71.  Taught elementary school in Gahanna, Findlay and Centerville, Ohio.

   YES