82 combined family members got together at the Outback Campground and Resort West of Tama on Sunday August 4th with a noon potluck dinner.
KVIDERA MEMBERS: Jerri(K) Van Hout, Phyllis(K) Schluter, Richard Kvidera, Barbara (K) and Tom Merchant, Frank and Emily Kvidera, Pat and Joan Kvidera, Ray and Joan Kvidera, Rose Kvidera, Peter, Melanie and Rose Kvidera, Richard and Janet Kvidera, Dolores (K) Yuska, Wilfred Yuska, Maxine and Gerald Kapriva, and Lillian Meinhart.
HANUS MEMBERS: Hostessing the event were the 3 daughters of Chuck and Emma Hanus, Sharlene McCord, Betty and Bob Melvin, and Carol Wilcox.
Others attending were: Darlene (H) Brandt, Arlene (H) and Keith Alexander, Leni Brandt, Keith Hanus and Marlene Dolezal, Mike/Tracy, Abbie and Kyler Sieck; Shelly Seth, Melvin Herink, Amanda Brown, Sabrina Lane; Tim, Holly, Brendan and Kaitlynn Dunn ; Amanda/Mike ,Megan and Connor McCrary; Don/Dot(H) Chmelik, Connie Chmelik; Ruth Plowman, Jan Alexander; Jean(H) and Milo Cerveny; Aron Bartling, Josh,/Wendy, Madison, Kaitlyn, Natalie, Olivia and Joshua Stull; Mike Hanus, Bob Hanus,Kelly/Kevin Turbett; Bailey and Brody Culver, Robert/Joyce Babinat, Kathy/Dennis Ferneau ;Jenna, Gannon and Demitri Ferneau; Kim Sieck and Brad Andis, Dale and Velma Hanus. Genealogy charts were shared, as well as group pictures taken. Joyce Babinat won the bidding on the crocheted tablecloth made by Darlene Brandt.
Marriages: Nick Hanus and Alicia Poduska Nov.3-2012, Britanny Burnes and Kenten Roth May 4, 2013
BABIES: Brody Wm. Culver Sept .28, 2012 , parents: Josh and Angie Culver Evan Daniel Zhorne Mar. 24,2013, parents: Derek and Leah Zhorne Gavin Thomas Babinat June 4,2013 parents: Troy and Michelle Babinat.
2013 family High School graduates: Aron Bartling, Alisha and Amanda Brown, Keegan Liles, Kyle Blocker, Gina White Alison White , and Alexis Hanus. Amanda Brown and Aron Bartling were the recipients of a monetary gift from the Joe Hanus foundation.
Coming the furtherest distance, Betty and Bob Melvin, Brunswick, Georgia. Winning the Guessing Game contest: Abbie Sieck.
CELEBRATING WEDDING ANNIVERSARIES: 10 yrs. Chris and Tonya Girsch, Sept. 27-2003, Brian and LeAnn Hogue, Oct. 4-2003, 40 yrs: Dan and Carol Zhorne July 28-1973, 60 yrs: Don and Dot Chmelik Aug. 1- 1953 Mark and Katherine Croskrey August 31-1953.