Columbus class of 1966 holds reunion
For Hub City Times
MARSHFIELD — The Columbus High School Class of 1966 held its 50-year reunion on Sept. 15-18 at the American Legion Post No. 54, Marshfield.
Committee members consisted of Marjorie Albrecht, Glen and Barb Sternweis, Pete and Pat Trudeau, Sandra Zdun, and Pat Zopfi. The classmates were presented with a memory book, including a cover designed by Gene Wesley.
The deceased members of the class were recognized with a moment of silence. They are Sharon (Mader) Hoff, Joyce (Craft) Hopperdietzel, Shirley Hupe, Clarice (Ruder) Kiester, John Kolbeck, James Pankratz, Ann (Hastreiter) Leitl, Gordon Pueschner, Susan (Walgenback) Rudoll, Mary Weinfurtner, and Margaret Weis.
Servicemen honored included Dick Becker, Mike Christner, Dave Herman, John Kramp, Tom Lang, David McGivern, Joe Morzinski, Wayne Neumann, David Perlock, Tom Rottscheit, Bob Schultz, Bill Severt, Galen Strebe, Peter Trudeau, Mark Weber, and Tom Wittman.
Attendees from out of state included Kay Carlson, Sausalito, California; Pat (Greissinger) Tormy, Highlands Ranch, Colorado; Mary (Grosiber) Westover and Duane, San Diego; Janice (Guden) Krahn and Dennis; Ruth (Haupt) Mauldin, Iowa, Louisiana; Carla (Kleiber) Handley, Cadyville, New York; Lenore (Ledden) Miller, Minneapolis; Lona (Milich) and Lon, Ballwin, Missouri; Terry Remitz, Livermore, California; Dave Theuer and Terry, Tucan, Arizona; and Tom Welsh, Tucson, Arizona.
Wisconsin attendees were Barbara (Adler) and Paul Brayer, Mukwonago; Richard and Judith Becker, McFarland; Judith (Blackwood) Davis and Thayer, Tomahawk; Roseanne (Bloczynski) Hefko and Charles Deming, Madison; Suzanne (Boge) Carolfi, Auburndale; Mary (Durst) Giffin and Thomas, Abbotsford; Patricia (Feirer) Zopfi and Floyd, Stratford; Suzanne (Fellenz) Adler and Thomas, Green Bay; Jeanne (Folz) Maly, Pardeeville; Janet (Harter) Haasl and Donald, Madison; Carol (Hartl) Rogers and Richard, Fennimore; Teresa Hasenohrl, Green Bay; Mary (Hintz) Anderson, Greendale; Lloyd and Cathy (Neis) Hoffmann, Eau Claire; Gail (Hughes) Hartl, Mosinee; Robert Koch, Harshaw; Mary (Kohlbeck) Davidson and George, Stevens Point; Paul Kolb and Ellen, Stratford; Thomas Lang and Diane, Spencer; Dan Lee, Irma, Myra (Matawitz) Weiler, and Barry, Lac du Flambeau; Veronica (Nikolai) Schmidt and James, Stratford; David Perlock, Stratford; Denise (Radlinger) Seimers-Babish and Dennis Babish, Evansville; Thomas Rotscheit and Barbara Dalsky, Wausau; Pat (Schillinger) Orth, Owen; Donald Schlagenhaft and Liz, Madison; Bill Severt and Betty, Hewitt; Galen Strebe and Shannon Dolen, Madison; Cheryl (Swenson) Martin, Green Bay; Sue (Varsho) Helmk and Ken, Green Bay; Karyn (Wilcott) Steines and David, Eau Claire; and Tom Wittman and Cinda Wittman, Appleton.
Marshfield attendees were Kathryn (Bores) Bymers, Judy (Breu) Aschenbreenner and Jerry, Nancy (Bauman) Nikolay and Robert, Michael Christner and Bonnie, Sandra (Durst) Zdun, Dale Fehrenbach and Barbara, Kay (Cliver) Stephen, Lindie (Hastreiter) Desormeaux, David Herman and Patricia, Mary (Johnson) Sterzinger and James, Patricia (Klement) Trudeau and Pete, Karen (Kolbeck) Kieffer and Vernon, John Kramp and Marian, Diane (Lord) Susa and Jacob, Susan (Martin) Jacobson and DuWayne, David McGivern and Karen, Robert Nelles, Thomas Palecek and Jarris, Terre (Pokallus) Jones, Lois (Reigel) Carlson, Bob Schultz and Donna, Barb (Bauer) Sternweis and Glen, Marjorie (Weber) Albecht, Mark Weber and Rosmarie, and Gene Wesley.