The DeKalb Senior High School class of 1969 will celebrate its 50-year reunion during a weekend of activities on Aug. 9-10.
The weekend will kick off with an informal gathering from 6:30 to 10 p.m. Friday at Fatty’s Pub and Grille, 1312 W. Lincoln Highway in DeKalb. This “drop-in” event featuring pre-selected appetizers and a cash bar is open to alums of any DHS class.
The official reunion event will take place from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday at Faranda’s Banquet Center, 302 Grove St. in DeKalb, featuring a buffet dinner and program.
Cost for both events with advance reservations is $69 a person ($75 after July 15). Cost to attend each event separately is $25 for Fatty’s and $50 for Faranda’s.
Two optional events also are scheduled. A golf outing at River Heights at 9 a.m. Friday is being organized by Randy Johnson, firstname.lastname@example.org. A tour and tasting at Whiskey Acres Distilling Co. is being coordinated by Kayla Kittleson, email@example.com.
Contact information for the following classmates is needed: Allen Anderson, Leslie Bowers, Debbie Bremner Harris, Bessie Louise Brock, John Busse, Robert Cambridge, Ron Davis, Linda Doty, Diane Ensor Wedig, Larry Foland, Kenneth Gelli, Kathie Gentis Hanson, John Gillen, John Govig, Edwin Hadley, Sandy Hayes Bowers, Don Helmerick, Brenda Johnson, Robert Johnson, Paula Karabinus Mickelsen, Gail Keen, Janet Kovacevich Booth, Mike Kovacevich, Mark Landau, Robert Mason, Margo Maveus, Lee McCormick, Curt Moore, Dave Newman, Janice Paul Carlton, Steve Petrie, Deborah Pickens, Dorethea Prebil, Judy Price, Linda Price, Robert Robinson, Elizabeth Rogers, Deborah Swanson.
Any class of ’69 alum who has not received an invitation or who may have current information for any of the classmates listed above can contact a reunion committee member: Lois Cregier Hobart, firstname.lastname@example.org; Virginia Grubb Seymour, email@example.com; Sandy Harmes Reh, firstname.lastname@example.org; Katherine James, email@example.com; Cammy Kensicki Seamans, firstname.lastname@example.org; Kayla Kittleson, email@example.com; or Ron Webber, firstname.lastname@example.org.