FHS - classof54
FHS class of 1954 holds 55th class reunion
July 17th-19th 2009
Members of the Fostoria High School Class of 1954
got together for the weekend for their three day
reunion. On Friday, 40 members met at the Fostoria
Country Club for an evening of getting re-acquainted
with friends. Snacks and drinks were served.
On Saturday evening a buffet dinner was served by
The Fostoria Country Club, to seventy four classmates
Reunion booklets were distributed compliments of
Phyllis Rader Richard. Allison Welsh Goddard was in charge
A candle was lit during the memorial tribute which was given by Pat Thornton for the forty-nine deceased class members including the nine we have lost in the past five years. Those listed were all classmates of ours, though
not all graduated with the class of 1954.
Deceased 1954 classmates
Members of the reunion committee were: Marlene Aungst Shumaker, decorations, Barbara Boyd Harris, name tags, Phyllis Rader Richard and Allison Welsh Goddard, program book & reservations, Roger Harris and Dr. John Slosser, M/C, Carol Hall, door prizes, memorial table & memorabilia table. Carol Creeger took the class picture.
Master of Ceremonies, Roger Harris and Dr. John Slosser, welcomed everyone, shared several humorous stories & thanked everyone who worked on the planning of the reunion.
Special thanks to David Cline for the CD of the demolition of the old Fostoria High School.
Door prizes were awarded: Marilyn Foster Willis received a print of Don Droll's "Fostoria High School". Pat Thornton won the "Fostoria Glass" Book by Mr. Mel Murray. Barbara Phillips Stover received the bouquet of red roses "the class flower". Dorothy Tucker received the "Fostoria Glass" rose bowl. Phyllis Rader Richard won a print of the Fostoria High School.
The class decided to meet on a yearly basis, the third Saturday in July at the Fostoria Country Club.
Row 1, from left, Roger David, Phyllis (Rader) Richard, Wesley True, Robert Hunker, Marilyn (Doe) Molineaux.
Row 2: Carol (Luman) Hall, Beverly (Hade) Dalton, Barbara (Boyd) Harris, Darlene Fruth, Mary Lee (Hollaway) Berry, Marilyn (Foster) Willis, Barbara (Phipps) Souder, Allison (Welsh) Goddard, Nancy (Wendt) Malone, Shirley (Koon) Henley.
Row 3: Erwin Woodruff, Norma (Miller) Beamer, Betty (Wentz) Haley, Peggy (Merrell) Thornton, Pat (Rhode) Sauber, Marlene (Schell) Wainscott, Bud Dyer, Carl Nye, Lela (Burch) Crawford, Charles Beamer, Albert Thornton, Lowell Souder.
Row 4: John Slosser, Don Senn, Roger Harris, Ron Harden, Jerry Berry, Larry Hollenbaugh, Gary Hollenbaugh, Jerry Leeson, Jim Ward, Bill Dye, Dean Thompson, Jesse Tucker, Dean Hartman.
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