Class of 1957 Holds 60th Reunion

The Oakland High School Class of 1957 held their 60th year reunion at the Oakland Golf Club, Friday, May 26, with 12 of the 31 graduates and 4 spouses present. Attending were: Winston (Karen) Anderson, Bennington, John Buchholz, Don and Ruth Lauersen Tucker, Leonard Anderson, Omaha, Jim Johnson, Fremont, Melvin (Helen) Johnson and Nile Johnson, Blair, Ray (Marilyn) Johnson, Columbus, Paul Martin, Richardson, TX, Janell Andersen Petersen, Lyons, Del (Sandy) Slatt, Oakland.

Those unable to attend were: Jim Peterson, Tacoma, WA, Kay Uehling Merrick, Boise, ID, Judy Monson, St. Paul, MN, Marilyn Olson Traver, Metaline Falls, WA, Peter Neumann, Reno, NV and Beverly Johnson Carlson, Omaha.

Thirteen are deceased – Dr. Ronald Coleman, Ingrid Carlson Lampert, Esther Lou Petterson Brimmerman, Donald Willnard, Gerald Anderson, Raymond Carlson, Myron Nissen, JoAnn Stamm Marion, Dr. Richard Engelbart, Michael Nelson, Gary Johnson, Carol Nelson Johnson and Emory Wickstrom

Jim Johnson, Paul Martin, John Buchholz, Del (Sandy) Slatt and Winston (Karen) Anderson attended the alumni banquet on Saturday evening.

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