To The
Gonnerman Family Reunion
June 4, 1944

Almost 100 people were present at the reunion of the Gonnerman family which was held at which was held in the Kersten Gymnasium on Sunday June 4th with a scramble dinner at noon. A program was enjoyed in the afternoon and was followed by election of officers with the following elected for the following year:
President - Clarence Schafer
Vice President - Mrs. Mabel Schabacker
Secretary-Tresurer - Miss Orva Schafer

The oldest member present was Mrs. Henry Semmler of Ashton; the youngest was little Miss Sandra Travestad of Rochelle. An interesting fact was that there were three pairs of twins present; Henry Schafer of Franklin Grove and Mrs. Anna Gonnerman of Nachusa; Lois and Louise Gonnerman of Winnebago Il, and Jerry and Gene Messer of Ashton.

Dixon Evening Telegraph 07 June 1944

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