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John A. Rees reunion held

Jun 23, 2017

The 95th annual John A. Rees Reunion was held Saturday, June 17, at Marr Park in Ainsworth. A noon potluck meal was enjoyed by 91 family members.

Oldest member present was John Harold Jones, 96. Youngest member present was Rowan Rebekah Evans, 7 months. Cheryl and Bob Michaelsen of Denton, Texas, traveled the farthest and Jay Greene, Ainsworth, traveled the least distance.

The next reunion will be held the third Saturday in June 2018 at Marr Park.

Drink Committee for next year will be Melinda Rees, chair, Kay Davis and Joyce Hamilton.

Officers for next year are: president, Sarah Mayo; vicepresident, John Evans; and secretary-treasurer, Sharon Rees.

Family members attending: Jay Greene of Ainsworth; Skyler and Lydia Davis of Ames; Donna Rees, Delbert and Sandra Rees, Fran Rees, Willie, Lisa, Evan, Sadie, Ellie and Sawyer Van Der Molen, Jim, Melinda, Jared and John Rees, all of Columbus Junction; Joyce Hamilton, Dee Anne and Randy Vincent of Conesville; Kay and Dallas Davis, Shirley and Jeff Temple, Harold and Marilyn Rees, Gary and Michelle Rees, John Harold Jones, Megan, Josh, Katrina, Isabella and Lucas Wheeler of Crawfordsville; Jane and Steve Hildebrand of Decorah; Sharon Rees of Iowa City; Rita and Edwin Luers, Will, Melissa, Anna, Will, Isaiah, Belle and Gamon Luers of Keota; Austin, Michelle and Alaina Vincent of Lone Tree; Morgan Vincent of Newton; Bev Seeberger of Osceola; Donna Schaudt of Pella; Betty and Hugh Miller of Riverside; Mark, Levi, Devon and Aubrey Rees of Spencer; Betty Gipple, Tyler, Mindi, Ally, Bailey and Blaine Rees, Carole Rees, all of Washington; Chris, Loran and Katie Leichty of Wayland; Marjorie Jones, Marsha Jones of Wellman; Brittany, Marc and Aubree Messer of Williamsburg; Roger Davis of Winfield; Sarah Mayo, Bryn Mayo of Deer Creek, Illinois; Bob and Kathy Evans of Elgin, Illinois; Karen and Terry Spina of Skokie, Illinois; Linda Jones of West Dundee, Illinois; Deb Johnson of Shawnee, Kansas; Janet Washington of Camdenton, Missouri; Mary Clark of Kansas City, Missouri; John, Robin, Owen, Gwen and Rowan Evans of Webb City, Missouri and Cheryl and Bob Michaelsen of Denton, Texas.


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