Reunions

Editor’s note: A list of upcoming reunions is published weekly on the Entertainment page. Missing classmate requests are published once and repeated only if updated. Brief reports of reunions and class reunion photos with the people identified in the order in which they appear are accepted for publication in the Living section. The deadline for submitting notices is one week before publication. Submit reunion notices to Jane Cannon Mort at The Sentinel; email jmort@lewistownsentinel.com, or call (717) 248-6741, ext. 115.

¯ The Ray and Hattie Benner family reunion will be held today, with a 5 p.m. buffet style picnic meal at Erdley’s Lutheran Church picnic grove, 2337 Erdley Church Road, (Smithville), Middleburg. Bring picnic food, drink, table settings and a wrapped item for a game.

¯ The Mellinger family reunion will be held today in the green pavilion at Kish Park. There will be a chicken meal at noon, with a business meeting following, as well as an auction and ticket sale.

¯ The descendents of John and Genevieve Leister will hold a reunion on Sunday at the Bannerville Firehouse, with lunch at noon. Bring a covered dish.

¯ The Aaron Charles Yetter reunion will be held at 1 p.m. on Sunday in the pavilion by the playground at Kish Park.

¯ The Macknair/Mackneer reunion will be held Sunday, in the cookhouse of the Decatur Fire Company. A covered dish meal will be at 12:30 p.m. Place settings and beverages are provided. Contacts: (717) 543-6026 or (717) 248-2805.

¯ A reunion of all present and past firemen will be held on Sunday at the old Fame Fire station, 108 Valley St., Lewistown. A cookout and social will begin at 5 p.m. Contact:. Mike Force, (717) 363-1652.

¯ The Frankhouser reunion will be held at 1 p.m. on Aug. 18 at the Reedsville Playground, rain or shine. Meat, rolls and place settings will be provided. Bring food to share and an item for bingo. A raffle and children’s games are scheduled.

¯ Chief Logan High School Class of 1957 will hold the annual dinner at 6 p.m. Aug.18. Note the change of location to the OIP at 24 E .Market St., Lewistown. Call (717) 248-3861 or (717) 248-2117 by Aug. 10 to make a reservation.

¯ The Kishacoquillas High School Class of 1966 reunion will be held at

noon Aug. 18 in the gray pavilion at Kish Park. Bring a covered dish.

¯ The Samuel and Mary Krepps reunion will be at noon Aug. 19 at Malta Park.

¯ The Bonson reunion will be held Aug. 19 at the Reedsville Playground. Bring a covered dish to share, a tablecloth and place settings for your family, lawn chairs, if desired, and a trash bag for clean-up. Lunch is at 1 p.m., rain or shine.

¯ The annual Aurand family reunion will be held on Aug. 19 at Eleanor’s Pavilion at Ellen Chapel Church in Ferguson Valley, Lewistown. Lunch is at 1 p.m. All Aurand descendants and guests are invited to attend. Bring a covered dish or two to share for the buffet-style meal, along with table settings and beverage.

¯ The Headings reunion will be at noon Aug. 26 at Kish Park.

¯ The 75th annual Edward S. and Amelia M. Wagner reunion will be held at noon Sept. 1 in the bumper car/yellow pavilion at Kish Park. Pulled pork and sides will be provided. Bring your family, a dessert and an item for auction.

¯ The descendants of Caleb and Tillie Harshbarger will hold a reunion on Sept. 2 at the Longfellow Playground. There will be a buffet-style luncheon at 1 p.m., with hot and cold drinks provided. Bring a $5 gift to exchange. Contact: (717) 899-6337.

¯ Juniata High School Class of 1973 will hold its 45-year reunion at 6 p.m. on Sept. 22 at the Clubhouse Grill in Mifflintown. All you can eat buffet-style meal; cash bar; $28 per person. If interested, call (717) 436-2024 by Aug. 20.

¯ The Mifflin County Marching Band Reunion will be held Oct. 5 during the Mifflin County High School Huskies Football Homecoming Game at Mitchell Field in Lewistown. Pre-registration is required. More information: Jenny Barron Landis (LAHS ’79), (717) 248-8078, jaybeeyell1@verizon.net or follow the group’s Facebook page.

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