The Central High School Class of 1957 held its 55-year reunion at Midtown Restaurant in Norwood Young America on Friday, Aug. 24. A total of 40 classmates came from nine states to attend the event. Food and fellowship were the program of the day, and many in attendance also attended Stiftungsfest activities throughout the rest of the weekend.
Women in the class who attended (pictured above) included, front row: Joyce (Emick) Scott, Delores (Wolter) Dressel, Janet (Sellnow) Mackenthun, Glennys (Barlau) Hilk, Karen (Wilkens) Martin, Eileen (Kroells) Otto, Phyllis (Wischnack) Schwichtenberg, Angeline (Kroells) Wischnack; back row: Shirley (Herrmann) Feltmann, LeAnn (Franck) Weibel, Mary (Bailey) Schaal, Maxine (Otto) Buckentine, Dorlene (Stuewe) Thiesfeld, Clarice (Wolter) Mackenthun, Valeria (Pawelk) Kuerscher, Annette (Stender) Koring, Lois (Klemp) Muelich, Barbara (Graupmann) Miller, Deanna (Ische) Groenke, Mary (Schepers) Schuette.
In attendance but not pictured: Dorothy (Dietel) Griesmann.
Men in attendance (pictured below) included, front row: Donald Rolf, Donald Weibel, Linus Groenke, Wayne Muelich, Lowell Latzig, Bruce Ranzinger; back row: Roger Sons, James Wickenhauser, Gerald Smith, Herman Gutzke, Jim Braunwarth, Roger Siewert, Wayne Leikam, Olie Feltmann, Chester Gohlke, Fred Lobitz, Danny Barlau, Neil Schneider, Gene Siewert.