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REUNIONS

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Modesette family reunion

THORN DALE— The Modesette family reunion will be held Sund ay, June 3 at the Tho rndale VFW Ha ll ju st off FM 486 north. A covered dish luncheon will be served at noon and eating utensils, paper goods, drinks and bread will be fur nished. Families and friends are invited.— Merle Culp, 446- 3653

Nelson fam ily reunion

MILAN O— The annual Nelson family reunion will be held Sunday, May 27 at the Milano Civic Center. Doors will open at 10 a. m. A covered dish lunch will be served at noon. There will also be a Silent Auction.

“Family and friends are invited to attend. Bring a dish to share and Silent Auction items and we hope to see you the re,” said Barbara Starr, organizer. For more informatio n call Starr at 254-210 -1647 or Dorothy Muston at 512- 446- 2690.

Downey family reunion

MILANO— The annual Downey family reunion will be held Saturday, June 9 at the Mila no Comm unit y Center from 10 a. m. unt il 5 p. m.

“All relatives an d friends are welcome,” said Mary Dockall, publicist. For more in formation call her at 602-619 -4227 or email mary. dockall@ me. com.

73rd LaGrone reunion

MILANO— The 73rd annual LaGrone family reunion is scheduled for Friday through Sun da y, June 15 -17 at th e residence of Norine LaGrone.

Live music and a va riety of foo d and game s are on the schedule for one of the longes t run ni ng famil y reu nions in the sta te.

Friday is workers’ night with “an old fashioned fish fry and all the ‘fixins” to be ser ved for thos e who hel p set up, while Satu rday’s ic e cream social will include hambur gers and hot dogs.

Saturday night wil l also featu re the seventh annual LaGrone Muster ceremonies.

The mai n reunion will begin with lunch at noon on Sunday with barbecue brisket, chicken, sausage and all the trimmings with a cornucopia of side dishes and desserts, including home made ice cream.

Basketball , volleyball, softball , hors esh oes an d domi noe s will be played. “Come and spend Father ’s Day weekend with the kinfolks,” Bill Martin, publicist, said.

RHS Class of 1941

The RHS Class of 1941 will hold its 71st reunion Saturday and Sun day, June 9-10 at the Busy Bea restaurant in Rockdale, according to Na tha Le e Hous e, spokesperson.

Clas smates will ga the r Satu rda y aftern oo n for visiting and all friends are invited, she said. The group will dine Satu rday eve ning and Sunda y breakfas t at th e resta urant.

The re uni on is pla nned in con - junc tion wi th Rock dale’s annua l homeco ming Sunday, June 10 at the Patt erson Cent er.

For more information: Natha Le e Hous e, 3621 W. Nor thgate Drive No. 130, Irving TX 75062.

RHS Class of 1954

The RHS Class of 1954 will ho ld a reunion Sa turday, June 9, meeting in early af ternoon at the home of Bill and Peg gy Cooke, followed by a tour and evening mea l at Apach e Pass . The cl ass will attend the annual Ro ckdale ho mecoming Sunday, June 10 at th e Patterson Center. For more information, conta ct Ma ry Beth Rolan at Mr olan227@aol.com.

RHS Class of 1957

The RHS Class of 1957 will ho ld its 55th -yea r reun ion in the Peac e Lut her an Chu rc h fellowship hall on Sa turday, Ju ne 9, be ginn ing at noon with a cat ered meal. Visitation an d fellowship will follow and friends of th e clas s wi ll be welc ome at th at time. For more infor mation call Ga ry Jackso n at 446 -2956.

RHS Class of 1982

The RHS Cla ss of 1982 will hold its 30th- year reunio n the weeken d of RHS’ homecoming Sept . 28 - 29. Frid ay will be the homecoming footb all game for those who wa nt to attend. On Saturday cla ssma tes will meet for bru nch (locatio n to be announced) . That eve ning the ma in part of the reunion will be held at 6 p. m. at Apa che Pa ss.

If an y cl ass membe rs ha ve not signed up, the re is a page on Fa ce book, Rockdale High School Class of 1982, whi ch will have cu rrent informa tio n.— Le igh Armstr ong Ow ens , claowens @hotm ail.com.

RHS Class of 1992

RHS Class of 1992 will hold it s 20th- year reunion on Saturday, June 16 beginn ing at 4 p. m. at Apach e Pa ss. For more information visit Facebook page Rockdale High School Class of 1992, or contact Alyssa Marburger at 512- 760 -6562.

Milano Exes reunion

MILAN O— The Milano Ex- Students Association reunion for 2012 will be held Sa turday, Sept. 15 at Milan o Hig h School. A cater ed meal will be ser ved at noon.

“This is the 50th annive rsary for th e cla ss of 1962 and we woul d like to see 100 percent at tendan ce from this class,” said Ca rolyn Hafley, reu nion publicist. “Be making plans to attend,” she added. For more information call Hafley, 512 -455- 2473 .

48th Appelt reunion

HALL ET TSV ILLE— The 48th Appelt re union is sc hed ule d for Sun day, June3atAppelt’s Hill HallinHallettsville.

Lunch wil l be ser ve d at noon. Meat , drin ks, and pape r go od s will be furnished. Attendees should bring a side dish or dessert, an item for a prize- drawing, photos for sh aring or co py ing, an d informa tion to updat e their “limb” on the family tree.

For more information: Linda Wa rd, re unio n sec retar y, 512- 250 -523 0, ema il atdward15@ austin. rr. com

Buckholts school reunion

BUCK HOLT S— The ann ual Buckholts

School re union and ho mecoming will be Saturday, June 2 beginning at 10 a. m. at the Buckholts SPJST Hall.

“This is not exclusivel y for present and past resi dents of the Buckholts area but for any and everyon e who would li ke to enjoy a time of fun and rela xat ion,” sai d Ce cil Wi dner, publicis t.

“Ma ke p lans to a tt en d, meet frie ndly peop le an d eat a ca tere d bar becue lu nc h in air- cond ition ed comfor t,” Widner said. The plates will be $8 ea ch and ser ving will be from 11: 30 a. m. until 1 p. m., he ad de d.


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