Akron High School’s Class of 1963 held their 50th reunion on Saturday, June 29. The gathering included 25 of the 49 class of 1963 AHS graduates plus five additional classmates who completed their schooling elsewhere.
Classmates came from as far away as Arizona, Arkansas, California, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, New Mexico and Texas.
Iola (Blum) and Bob Frerichs chaired the event, which was held at the Akron golf clubhouse. Kaye (Erks) Christenson presented a brief program with reminiscence about the group’s high school years.
During the program eight deceased classmates were remembered, including: Mark Lucken, Susan Von Hagel Terril, Larry Dreeszen, Daniel Shed, Fred Hewitt, Patricia Frerichs Hill, Ruth Ann McMahon Hicks, and Myrtle (Mert) Crow Marsh.