Class of '57 - 45th Reunion

Aldridge, Loretta Cox
Shelbyville, IN 46176
Loretta and her husband Lynn were married in 1957 and have 3 children, David, Karen and Gary. All of their children are married and Loretta and Lynn have 7 grandchildren, ranging in age from 3 to 19. After graduation from SHS, Loretta joined her husband who was in the Air Force until he was sent overseas. She worked in the office of Sears Roebuck & Co. and then became a stay-at-home mom until the children were in school. She went to work in the office at Culligan Water Conditioning on election day, 1972 and is still employed there as manager. She is looking forward to retirement and having more time to travel.

Allen, Carolyn Scott
Waldron, IN 46182
Carolyn attended SHS for her junior and senior years. She attended Butler University for 1 year in a Secretarial Science course. She is married to Larry Scott, a pastor, and they have 3 children and 7 grandchildren. Larry served as an army chaplin at several bases in the US as well as Okinawa, Thailand, Vietnam, and Italy. Carolyn and the children were with him except for Vietnam and Thailand. They are currently enjoying retirement.

Bob Amos
St. Simons Island, GA 31522

Anspaugh, Fred
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Ash, Mary Gustave
Cave Creek, AZ 85331

Ashbrook, Fred
Indianapolis, IN 46227-1680

Baatz, Bob
Vevay, IN 47043
Bob and his family left Shelbyville in 1967. They operated a grocery story in Markland, IN, for eight years. Bob then joined the Vevay Police Dept. after attending the police academy in Plainfield. He retired as a captain after 17 years. He had a 5-way bypass a few weeks ago and a pacemaker put in. Bob has 3 daughters, 9 grandchildren, 3 step-grandchildren and one great granddaughter. Life has been good to me, much more than I deserve.

Baatz, Martha Davis
Lexington, SC 27295

Baker, Larry
Ocean Springs, MS 39564

Ballard, Sue Krackenberger
Beech Grove, IN 46237

Barricklow, Wayne
Stuart, FL 34994

Wayne is still working as an auto technician and has been for 42 years. He has been certified with ASE since 1972 and holds Advanced Engine Performance Certification. He has lived in the Stuart area since 1979. He has one son, Scott, (from his first marriage to Sharon Beckley) who has 2 daughters and lives in Olympia, Washington. He has 2 sons and one daughter with his second wife, Barbara. Wayne, the oldest has 3 sons, William is in the Marine Corps at Camp Lejune, and Debbie had a daughter on December 7. Wayne is a pretty happy granddad. Wayne used to do a lot of fishing, but now plays a lot of golf and works out. Barbara works as a bookkeeper. As Wayne says, "Too bad you have to sleep, it takes up a lot of fun time."

Bass, Dan
Greenwood, IN 46142

Dan graduated from Purdue with a BS in Chemical
Engineering and received an MBA from IU in 1969 by going to night school while working for Lilly and helping Betty raise 3 children. "This cured me of going to school. I burned all my books and never entered another classroom." He met Betty in Alabama while he was In the Army and they were married 4 months later. They celebrated their 40th anniversary this year. They have 4 children - David, Melanie, Cindy and Elizabeth and 5 grandchildren. Dan worked for Eli Lilly and Co. for 35 years, retiring in December, 1998. During the last 10 years he was Manager of Property Loss Prevention and Control. This involved coordinating fire protection and loss control measures at approximately 45 US and International locations, which involved frequent travel. In spite of Dan's having 3 spinal surgeries, they have traveled to Greece, Ireland and Alaska. They have a small place on Sweetwater Lake in Brown County, which they enjoy.

Bausback, Jon
Michigan City, IN 46360
Jon is an optometrist at the Medical Group in Michigan City.
He is married to Nancy Cuskaden who graduated from
Waldron High School and is a Spanish teacher at Michigan
City High School. They have 2 sons who are both married:
Henry who is also an optometrist and Jay who works for
Fed Ex. All 4 members of the family are IU graduates.
Jon and Nancy have two grandchildren. Jon belongs to the
Yacht Club, Miata Club, Rotary and the Methodist Church.
He also enjoys woodworking. He and Nancy have traveled
to 48 of the 50 states. Some of their favorite destinations
are the Kyes, Nantucket, Catalina Island and Victoria, B.C.

Bausback, Nancy Kuhn
Manilla, IN 46150
After graduation, Nancy worked for Link-Belt and in 1962 started working at the Local Grain Company. She married Neal Kuhn in 1960 and they have 3 children and 5 grandchildren. She is a member of a local Extension Club and has served on many local and district committees. Nancy received the County Extension Recognition Award in 1994 for service to the Extension Program and community activities. She was inducted into the Hall of Fame of the Indiana Association of County and District Fairs for her work with county and state fairs and community activities. She has received many awards for her sewing projects including a Sweepstakes prize. Neal has served as president of the Indiana State Fair for two years where they met many famous people. They operate a 440 acre farm which has been in Neal's family for more than 150 years. They have started spending 3 winter months in Florida and are enjoying it very much.

Beckley, Rex
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Bennett, Jerry
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Bolatto, Luann Wagoner & Garnet Wagoner
Manilla, IN 46150
After graduation, they were married August 9,1957. Garnet worked at Chambers Aircraft and Luann worked at Link-Belt. Garnet went to work at Eli Lilly in 1968 and worked there for 25 years, retiring In 1993. Luann worked for about 10 years in the Rush County School system retiring after their son, Mark graduated. In addition to Mark, they have a daughter, Deborah. Both children are married and Garnet and Luann have 6 grandchildren, 2 of which are in college and the youngest is in 8th grade. Garnet enjoys keeping their 32 acre farm in shape, and Luann enjoys woodworking and keeping up with the kids and grandkids. They both enjoy camping and short trips. They have traveled most of the US and some in Canada. "We have had a wonderful life together."

Boring, Sandra K. Johnson
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Boyle, Kathy Cheatham
Port St. Lucie, FL 34952

Braunagel, Anna Marie Gutierrez
Indianapolis, IN 46128
Anna Marie graduated from St. Anthony School of Nursing in
1960. She worked at W.S. Major for 17 years and for Dr. J.
Tower for 6 years. She retired from Community Hospital in
Indianapolis in June, 2001, from the renal oncology floor after 20 years. She has 3 children, Bret, who died in 1994, Alicia and Gregory and 7 grandchildren. Anna Marie likes to travel, garden and can and cook.

Briggs, James
Shelbyvllle, IN 46176

Briley, Janet Sink
Leesburg, FL 34738

Brooks, Manlynn White
Bryan, TX 77802

Glinn and Manlynn made Memorial Day, 1998, one to remember. They eloped!! Glinn was retired from the aircraft industry. After waving good-bye every morning, Marilynn decided he was having too much fun, so she retired from Texas A&M University. They love to travel, having been to France, Switzerland, Germany and Austria. They love traveling In the US, too. They have a few states left, but hope to remedy that soon. Between them, they have 5 kids, 4 grandkids, and one great granddaughter. They like having company and have plenty of extra rooms and would love to have us all stop in! (Y'aII come!) "Life just keeps getting better and better, and I hope to be around to enjoy much more of it"

Buchanan, Joyce Schacht
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Burgess, Harry
Morgantown, IN 46160

Carney, John
Brevard, NC 28712

John just retired from Bechtel Corporation after 35 years. He and Jan (an RN) now reside in Brevard, NC, a mountain community which offers the outdoors four-season life-style they enjoy. Before meeting Jan, John lived and worked in Europe and the Far East with interim stops in California and Hawaii. He and Jan have 3 children, two of whom are adopted (Korean) and two grandchildren with another on the way. Some of highlights of his life are living and working in some of the most scenic areas In the US and meeting the challenges of instant parenthood with 3 children arriving in a five-month period. (See John for details) John and Jan plan to spend time with family and friends, travel, catch up on books-to-be-read and any other adventures that might arise. "When I look back at what I have done and where I have been, I am truly amazed...l am also surprised that I am still alive to have the memories."

Carr, Jon
Columbus, IN 47203

Jon and Janet have both retired and returned to Columbus from Akron, OH, Washington, D.C. and other points on the compass. Most of the grandchildren are there or near there. 9 always thought grandchildren were great and that's true except possibly for the teenage one who lives with me!"

Carrico, Phyllis Loveless
Columbia, KY 42728

Carter, Dora Scott
9433 N. 800 E Morristown, IN 46161
Dora joined the Women's Army Corps (WAC's) in 1958. She met her first husband, Robert, while stationed in Washington, DC, and they were married in 1959. Robert died in 1960. Dora was 6 months pregnant at the time and gave birth to a daughter in October, 1960. In 1962, she went to work at Ft. Harrison in the Finance Center as a file clerk and shortly after became a secretary for a branch chief. She met Max there, and they were married in 1964 and have a son. She returned to work progress in to GS-11 Claims Examiner. Both she and Max have battled cancer. They have traveled to Alaska and Hawaii. Dora keeps busy with church and Eastern Star and enjoys quilting, crafts, crocheting and spending time with her foster grandchildren.

Chaney, Alice Kettler
Oxford, OH 45056

Ron and Alice very much enjoyed the last reunion in 1997, which they had hurried back from a Canadian fishing trip to attend. They had a wonderful evening and Alice is glad that they had been able to attend. In April, 1968, Ron died of a heart attack in his sleep. Alice and her family miss him greatly. Ron taught English and American Studies at Miami University in Oxford. He was much loved by his colleagues and students. Alice and Ron were married for 36 years and have a son, Brad, and a daughter, Alison. Alice retired from her work as an administrative secretary at the Miami University Art Museum, after 21 years. One very bright spot is her first grandchild, Ronald Eric Kettler who is very bright as well as beautiful. "Since this is the 45th reunion, I guess that makes most of you about the same age as me. I don't know how the rest of you feel, but I do not like the label 'senior citizen."'

Clark, Rosamund Lux
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Coers, Linda Mann
1141 Briarcliff Court
Bloomington, IN 47404
Linda moved to Bloomington in the early 60's. She is divorced with 2 daughters, both of whom are married. Linda has 3 grandchildren with one more expected in December. She has worked in the Athletic Department at IU since 1976, first in the Football Office and now in the Business Department as an Accounting Associate. She has no immediate plans to retire, but probably in 2004-05. She presently has a home in Bloomington, but is building a new home in the country close to one daughter so that she'll have someone to "watch over me in my old age." After a bout with throat cancer 5 years ago, she is in pretty good health. She enjoys walking, working out in the weight room, read and take golf lessons.

Cole, Maria (Denie) Phares
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Cole, Beverly Crosby
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Collyer, Lynn E.
Warsaw, IN 46580

Cord, Greg
Leesburg, FL 34788
Greg is single with 4 grown children, 1 boy and 3 girls, and 7 grandkids. He retired from the military after 23 years as a 1st Sgt. (e-8) and is now also retired from the post office. He lives in Florida about 10 miles from Janet Briley Sink. Greg enjoys golf, boating, fishing and just loafing around. He does a lot of sightseeing and going to the beaches.

Corley, Mary Richart
Okeechobee, FL 34974

Dake, Douglas
Martinsville, IN 46151
Douglas served in the air force after high school before getting a medical discharge because of knee problems. He then worked for the State of Indiana where he met and 4 months later married his wife of 41 years, Marie. Marie is an artist and a devoted grandmother. All of his working years has been spent in the parts business: automotive, tractor, utility and plumbing. They have 2 wonderful adopted children, Lloyd and Ginny, and 5 wonderful grandchildren. Douglas has been an avid collector of military items, baseball items and coins. Despite some health problems in recent years, he is able to do a lot of things and enjoy his grandchildren.

Davis, Janice Mcintire
Waldron IN 46126

Davis, Joseph (Dr.)
Dallas, TX 75230

DeBaun, Sylvia Bush
Greenwood, IN 46142

Dellekamp, Nadine Shepler
New Palestine, IN 46163

Dennis, Larry
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Douglas, Mike
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Durbin, Joann Ragsdale
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Joann spent one year at Waldron High School and 3 at SHS. She married in 1958, had one child, Brenda, and was divorced in 1960. She was married to Phil Ragsdale for 38 years until his death from lung cancer last year. They had 2 children, Brad and Barbie, and Joann has 5 lovely grandchildren who all live in Shelby County. After high school, she worked as a dispatchers at the Shelby County Sheriff's Dept and then went to the County Clerk's Office. After time as a stay-at-home mom, she returned to the clerk's office in 1989. She was elected Addison Township Assessor in November, 1998. She plans to retire in December of this year.

Eads, Jon
Rocky River, OH 44116-4151

Jon has been married to Linda for 42 years. They have five beautiful daughters and 5 grandchildren-3 boys and 2 girls. Jon retired from American Greetings after 33 years and is now working at Sherwin Williams as a Notes Analyst Administrator. He and Linda will retire next year to their home in Port Charlotte, Florida.

Eberhart, Mary Sigman
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Edwards, Maverm McDaniel
(Last heard had moved to Canada)

Erby, Polly Jenkins
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Ewick, Judy Merritt
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Fields, Marcia Moore
Arizona City, AZ 85223
Marcia and Bob will be celebrating their 45th wedding anniversary this weekend! Next weekend they are traveling to Texas for their youngest son's wedding. Marcia and Bob moved to Arizona City in 1998 after Bob retired from PepsiCo as a truck driver. Prior to moving, Marcia worked for Blue River Special Education In Shelbyville for 21 years and then 5 years for the Shelbyville Parks and Recreation Department They have 5 children, 2 in Indiana, 2 in Texas and I in Phoenix, seven grandchildren and I great-grandchild. Marcia and Bob enjoy traveling and bowling. They travel to the bowling nationals every year and usually end up in Shelbyville.

Flaitz, Anne Clapp
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Anne has remained right here in Shelbyville. She is married to Troy Clapp and they have four children and one grandchild. Anne enjoys reading, traveling, and spoiling that granddaughter.

Fowl, Nancy Newman
Greenwood, IN 46219

Frederick, Janet Osborne
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Gallagher, Tom
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Gardner, Jerry
Indianapolis, IN 46259

Graham, Carole Schaekel
Hagerstown, IN 47346

Hart, Joe
New Hope, PA 18938

Joe is manager, Medical Diagnostic Sales, at Bio-Rad Laboratories. He has also worked in similar positions for Dow Chemical and Syva Companies. He has been married to Brenda for 39 years and they 2 daughters and 2 granddaughters. Their corporate moves have taken them from New Jersey to California. Joe also served in the Navy from 1961-65 aboard the USS Los Angeles and the USS ST. Paul. He has stayed active with music and has played organ for churches here in Indiana as well as in Los Gatos, CA and Atlanta, GA. Joe enjoys travel, hiking and lawn work.

Grant, Judy Soller & Steve Soller
Cedar Point, NC 28584-8041

After graduation, Steve attended the University of Dayton and Judy worked as a customer relations representative for Indiana Bell Telephone. They were married on September 1, 1962, then left for Germany where Steve served with the US Army for 2 years. Their first son was born there. They returned to Indianapolis where their second son was born. Steve worked for Indiana Bell for 2 years and then joined in partnership with his father and brother at Hoosier Plumbing and Heating. Judy joined the company when Steve's mother retired. They were offered a chance to return to Germany in 1984 where they both worked for the Department of Defense, Steve as an engineer and Judy as an accounting technician. They lived in Europe for 14 years, returning in 1998. They are now living in North Caroline where Steve is Director of Utilities at Camp Lejeune Marine Base. They plan to retire in 2 years to do some full-time R-Ving and seeing more of their 3 grandkids.

Griffith, Donna Wells
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Hagy, Carolyn Niebel
Shelbyville, IN 46176
Carolyn attended SHS for only one year. She married Glen Niebel in 1958. They have 3 children, one who is deceased and 9 grandchildren. Glen died in 1999 from colon cancer. Carolyn moved in May, 2001, and likes condo living. "Life is different but does go on!"

Heiniger, Jerry
Anderson, IN 46017

Hester, Martha Wetnight
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Martha has been happily married to John for 42 years. They have two daughters: Jill who is a librarian at Southport Library and Julie who lives with husband, Phil, in Ohio and is a social worker. Martha has retired from Shelbyville Paint and Wallpaper, but John is still working. When he has time off, they like to travel.

Hill, Maynard
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Hirschauer, Janet Thornbeny
Shelbyville, IN 46176-9480
Janet still lives in Shelbyville and has been married to Aaron Thomsbury for 25 years. They have one child and Janet has 3 from a previous marriage. They have 10 grandchildren. Janet is retired and spends her time taking care other mother who is ill and babysitting for her grandchildren. She is a member of Crossroad Community Church.

Horton, Margaret Stevens
Rushville, IN 46173

Isgrigg, Earl
Phoenix, AZ 85017

Jackman, Norman
Shelbyville, IN 46176
Norm has worked for over 30 years for Williams Industries doing offset printing and silk-screening. He has been married to Kay since 1968. They have 3 daughters -Melissa, Lori and Alicia and 3 grandchildren.

Jeffrles, Betty Popplewell
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Jewell, Vernon
Columbus, IN 47202

John, Carolyn Statler
Manilla, IN 46150

Carolyn arrived back in Shelbyville in mid-May to open the Three Sisters Books & Gifts with her two sisters. For the last 10 years she has been teaching in the Humanities Department at Albany College of Pharmacy. She and Bill have 3 children-Steve, Kristina and Turn-all of who are married (Steve just last month) and 4 grandsons. All of them live either in California or Hawaii, so seeing them frequently is a real challenge.

Jones, Ray
Indianapolis, IN 46227

Kautsky, Gary
Muncie, IN 47303

Kaylor, Steve
Huntington, IN 46750

Kelly, Ruby Metz
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Kelsey, Russell Jr
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Keltz, Ann Anderson
Columbus, IN 47203

Ann has been at Richards Elementary School for 28 years, the last 22 in the Media Center. She loves her job and working with the students has been very rewarding. She has been married to Dale for 43 years. He is a Corporate Accounting Manager at Cummins Engine Co. They have 3 children who all have families and live in Missouri, Arizona and Michigan. Ann and Dale have 2 grandsons who are the delights of their lives. They are thinking about retirement, but have no immediate plans. "We both still feel great and love what we do. We are so LUCKY!"

Kent, Barbara Anderson
Shelbyville, IN 46176
Barbara has been employed as the Executive Director for Girls Incorporated for nearly 11 years. She has two children: Brad who lives in Portland, OR and Melissa who lives in Fort Myers, FL. Barbara is unable to attend the reunion because she is away on a vacation that has been planned for two years.

Knarr, Roger
Shelbyville, IN a46176

Kruczek, Mary Ann Ballard
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Kuhn, Todd
Frankfort, IN 46041
Todd graduated from Purdue (B.S. '63, M.S.'68) and served in the US Army for 3 years between degrees. He has been married to his wife and best friend, Susan, for 34 1/2 years. Susan works In Human Resources at Zachary Confections in Frankfort. Todd has been in sales for 34 years, the last 28 in the wholesale veterinary supply distribution business. They have 3 children - Lesley (Purdue grad and teacher), Doug (Ball State grad and partner in HypnOtic-Arts) and Sam (student at Purdue).

Kuhn, Larry
Camden, DE 19934

Lawson, Dennis
Indianapolis, IN 46256

Lee, Norma Bishop
Bethel Park, PA 15102

Long, Gary
Greenwood, IN 46142 or
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418

Gary and Nancy are celebrating their 40th anniversary and their 3 boys have produced 8 grandchildren (5 boys and 3 girls) and their original families are still intact. Gary is 80% retired from the family business, and dutifully spends the 4 winter months in Florida, 30 minutes from the youngest son's family. The other 2 are close by in Indiana. Gary golfs, baby-sits, swims, baby-sits, golfs, baby-sits, and swims, etc.etc. Nancy cooks, baby-sits, shops, baby-sits, cleans, baby-sits, etc. etc. "Lucky for our sons and their wives, we love to baby-sit. This is a great time of life if we can just keep kicking for while.'

Long, Clara Sue Rutz
Helendale, CA 92342

Love, Sharon Nauert & John Nauert
Greenwood, IN 46143

Magee, Rita Hewitt
Waldron, IN 46182

Mann, Nancy Blanton
142 W. Hendricks
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Mann, Allan
Carmel, IN 46032

Mardis, Pat Schucel
Pew, IN 46970-3022
After high school, Pat went to Ball State and became a RN in 1960 and married Ron that same year. She and Ron have lived in Pew for forty-two years where Ron has taught at the local high school. They have two daughters: Kathleen who is a journalist and has two sons, and Suzanne who us a market analyst with American Express and lives in Manhattan. Pat is now retired. She worked periodically as a psychiatric nurse and did some hospital work, but she was primarily a nurse in a doctor's clinic. Her hobbies and interests are "typical of other little old ladies, I guess.' She enjoys gardening, reading, traveling, and keeping an eye on the neighbors. "I must admit that becoming a mother and now grandmother has brought me the greatest joy.'

Marks, Monty Colson
Greensburg, IN 47240

McDuffy, Jack
Franklin, IN 46131
Jack, "the youngest in the class' is doing well. He and his wife live in
Franklin and he is still working although he is eligible to retire. They have two sons.

McGuire, Barbara Hamilton
Ellicott City, MD 21043-6532
Barbara worked in the Shelbyville Central School System for over 20 years. She is the mother of twin sons, Michael and Timothy who both moved to Maryland in the mid-80's. Barbara moved there in 1989, prompted by the birth of her first granddaughter, Kathleen. Barbara took care of her for her first 3 1/2 years. After a short stint at Wal-Mart, she began taking care of a neighbor's children. She loves living in Maryland with so much history all around and taking care of her little ones. She loves gardening, crafts (cross-stitch, needlepoint, knitting, crocheting) and reading. She is planning to make her 3rd trip to Hawaii in 2004. Her mother still lives in Shelbyville, so she tries to get back to Indiana once a year or so.

McMichael, Jim
Camby, IN 46113-8200

Jim and Pat retired in June, 2000, from Valparaiso High School 2 after 27 and 26 years respectively. Jim had taught 10 years in
Shelbyville, then 2 as a counselor at Waldron before going to Valparaiso as assistant principal. They moved to Camby after retirement and built a new home in Heartland Crossing. They have two children, three grandchildren and one on the way. Jim had open-heart surgery in December after a heart attack while visiting in Shelbyville. He had physical rehab and now exercises daily. "The doctors thought it was a miracle that they discovered the problem when they did; usually it is determined in an autopsy." He served on the Valparaiso Plan Commission for 12 years and on the Valparaiso BSA for 17 years. He and Pat enjoying serving as lay ministers in their church. He and Pat have been married 42 years. They enjoy retirement and spend time reading the books they never got read while working. They plan to travel as much as they can.

McNooly, Dan
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Means, Paul
Shelbyville, IN 46176
After 35 years in the restaurant business, Paul and Beverly sold the Bears' Den (formerly the A&W Root Beer Drive-in) 3 years ago. For many years they felt it necessary to be taking care of customers. 'It's wonderful to experience the freedom of being able to enjoy the special times of our lives." Their priorities are fishing, golf and grandchildren...not necessarily in that order. They are expecting their fourth grandchild this summer, joining Brett, Tammy, Lauren, Luke and LeAnn who live in South Bend.

Medler, Pat Phair
Pittsfield, MA 01201

Montgomery, Karl
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Mullen, Frank
Waldron, IN 46182

Nauert, John (see Sharon Love)

Neddennan, John
Shelbyville, IN 46176

John has been married to Betty New for 42 years. They have 4 children and 13 grandchildren. Betty is a homemaker and a loving grandmother. John retired from Cinergy on February 1 after 25 years of service. They like to travel, and John likes to fish and hunt.

Oltman, Joy Patton
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Owens, Sharon
Indianapolis, IN 46229

Ping, Helen Palmer
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Platt, David
Shelbyville, IN 46176
Dave got out of school as a mid-term graduate in February, 1957, and started to work at Tippecanoe Press, Inc. a local printing shop. The owner let him have two weeks vacation so that he could come back and graduate with his class. He was married in 1959 to Katherine McIntyre of Hope. On their honeymoon they drove to Seattle, Hollywood and the Grand Canyon. They just celebrated their 43rd anniversary. They have 5 children, 2 girls and 3 boys, and six grandchildren, 4 boys and 2 girls. Dave served 10 years in the Indiana National Guard and achieved the rank of Sergeant 1st Class. They bought a campground in 1983 and they still own and run it today. Dave retired from Tippecanoe Press in 1995 after 38 years. He and Katherine have take several cruises to the Caribbean, the Hawaiian Islands and Alaska. Their next cruise will probably be the Panama Canal. They serve on a committee with the St. Joseph social club that schedules bus trips, mostly for senior citizens. Dave enjoys hunting, fishing, camping, boating and bowling. He and his wife like to square dance and line dance, and they are president of the local Luv Bugs Square Dance Club. They also help teach square and line dancing. "We don't do very much, but we have fun doing it!"

Pruitt, Linda Fuller
Greenville, Ml 48838
Linda retired a year ago from nursing after 41 years. She does volunteer work for the elementary school and the hospital. She helps her daughter who lives down the street with her 3 children, and her son in Indianapolis who has one child. She is trying' to decide whether to sell her house and move into an apartment. In February, she spent time with Marilynn Brooks White and her husband while on a trip to Houston to visit her brother.

Ramsey, Dan
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Ray, Phillip

Richardson, Gene
Mesa, AZ

Gene is married, has two sons, and two grandsons…so far. He retired in 1995, but went back to work doing something that he likes for a change. Although he can't attend the reunion, he would look forward to hearing from friends.

Robinson, Daryl Swinney
Pensacola, FL 32604

Evelyn Rouse
Lincoln, NE 68503
Evelyn was a "mid-termer" and had many of her classes with 1956 graduates. She married Larry Reed, to whom she was married for 25 years, in 1959. She has two daughters and one son. She had worked as a nurse's aide and as a maid at the Camelot Inn. She now has 5 grandsons and one great-grandson. She lives in a nice apartment with 3 other women.

Russell, Dean
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Sandefur, Denie Davis
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Scheffler, Marjorie Bogeman
Eagle River, WI 54521

Schuck, Marilyn Burton
Franklin, IN 46131

Sheneman, Darrell

Smith, Karen Noel
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Smith, Larry
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Soller, Steve
(see Judy Grant)

Spindler, Joan
Lisle, IL 60532

Joan lives in a Chicago suburb. She has a condominium in a pretty area with lots of grass and pathways to walk. She has close friends and is active in a Unitarian Universalist Church and in a singles group called AMUUSE. It is a unique kind of singles group; it covers the whole Midwest and is the only camp like it in the country. Joan is a private tutor and has her own business. She works with kids and adults who have dyslexia. She taught in the public schools for many years in different areas including San Diego, CA, Evanston, IL and Milwaukee. Joan has remained single and has a black toy poodle named Angie. She is open to visits, so come by or call. "I do get to play, have fun, be silly, too and dance once in awhile - jitterbug is still my favorite."

Spurting, Ima Fern Fisher
Newport News, VA 23601
Ima Fern and her husband, William, will celebrate then 45th anniversary in August. They have 3 children and 7 grandchildren. William made a career of the Air Force which resulted in their living in such diverse places as Fairbanks, Alaska; Austin and Ft. Worth, Texas; Colorado Springs, Wiesbaden, Germany; Oahu, Hawaii; Columbia, South Carolina; Peru, Indiana; and Newport News, Virginia which has been their home for over 21 years. Most of lma's employment was as a secretary, and both she and William are retired. Her hobbies include camping, hiking, reading, cake decorating and basketball. Ma has always been a "Golden Bear," but one of her sons has renamed her the "Molded Bear' especially when she beats him at basketball!

Staats, Robert
Fort Wayne, IN 46835

Bob is retired from the US Air National Guard as a Technical Sergeant after 21 years, from the Allen County Police Reserves after 21 years, and was employed at Parkers Service Center as manager for 20 years. He has been married to Karen for 7 years. They have 5 children, all happily married, and 9 grandchildren. They love traveling especially cruising and reading on deck!

Starkey, Carob Kochell
Terre Haute, IN 47803

Stevens, Juanita Crisman
Manilla, IN 46150

Sutton, Stan
Bloomington, IN 47401-8130

Theobald, Marlene Howell
Fairland, IN 46126

Thomas, Marlin
Flat Rock, IN

Thomasson, Peggy Browne
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Thompson, Charles
Sun City West, AZ 85375

Tlndall, Jack
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Tindall, Jim
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Trueb, David
Niles, Ml 49120

Dave attended and graduated from Rose Polytechnic along with Jerry Heiniger, Bob Amos and Jon Ed Stiles. He married Janet Rosier in 1969 and they raised 4 children whose ages now range from 17 to 31. The 3 oldest are married and Dave and Janet have 6 grandchildren. Dave spent most of his career working for Indiana Bell and the Bell system in New Jersey, New York and Indiana. After retiring from Bell, he spent another 10 years working in Alabama (Boeing) and North Carolina (MCI). He and Jan retired in 2000 and built a retirement home on a small lake near South Bend. They traveled to Hawaii last spring, Cancun next month and Europe next summer. They are in good health, and spend lost of time working for their church and tending their garden and yard. Dave enjoys fishing, woodworking and various electronic and computer activities. He would enjoy hearing from any classmates.

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Indianapolis, IN 46202

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