A family reunion was held at the Albert Krause’s home Sunday, June 20.  A pot-luck dinner was served at noon for twenty families.  The after was spent in visiting, playing ball, and playing cards.  A lunch was served in the late afternoon before the guests departed for their homes.

The oldest member present was Henry Wiepking of Northrop, Minn., and the youngest was Vicki Lynn Lang, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Maynard Lang, of Hinton.

Those present were:  Mr. and Mrs. Henry Wiepking, Northrop, Minn.; Mr. and Mrs. Louis Gieske, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Kosbab, Fairmont, Minn.; Mr. and Mrs. Walter Krause and son, Beresford, S.D.; Mr. and Mrs. Harold Wycoff and son, of Merden; Mr. and Mrs. Victor Frazen, and sons, Kingsley;

Otto Krause, Mr. and Mrs. Howard Krause and family, Sioux City; Mr. and Mrs. Chris Lang and Cecil, Mr. and Mrs. Maynard Lang and family, Mr. and Mrs. Elroy Heimgartner and family, Ed Heimgartner, Mr. and Mrs. Dale Krause and family, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Ketchback and family, Mr. and Mrs. Marion Deraad and family.

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Krause and family, Hinton; Mr. and Mrs. Frank Speckman, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Utech and family, Mr. and Mrs. John Frantz and family, Mr. and Mrs. Ray Speckman and family, Sioux City; Mr. and Mrs. Otto Poepke, Kingsley.

Source:  LeMars Globe-Post, June 28, 1954