The Bowling Green High School Class of 1959 held its 50th reunion recently. A total of 99 attendees,
including 63 classmates from 17 states, were present for some portion of the three-day weekend event.
The weekend started with a buffet dinner at Snook’s Dream Cars followed by a Saturday morning golf
tournament at the Bowling Green Country Club.
On Saturday afternoon classmates and guests enjoyed a tour of the now closed junior/senior high school.
A Saturday evening banquet was held at the BG Country Club where each attendee was given a commemorative
cup of the junior/senior high school. The festivities concluded with a Sunday Brunch at the Country
The following classmates attended from outside of Ohio: Rik Anuskiewicz, Louisiana; Jim Blaser, New York;
Arlene Boileau Rebeschini, John Keyser, Marcia Ohly Dresch, Richard Rine and Phil Stockton from
Michigan; Peggy Brackney Keys, Georgia.
Larry Canfield, Tennessee; Larry Capriotti, North Carolina; Sara Cook and Roger Farver from Florida; Dan
Cooke, Texas; Bob Garrett and Bill Lafferty from Pennsylvania; Judy Graham Snider, South Carolina; Jan
Groscop Collins, Illinois; Liz Hammer Snyder, Wisconsin; Betty Hursh Sapir and Bill Morgan from
Virginia; Tom Pfeifer, Arizona, Larry Stebleton, Kentucky, and Sue Whitehead Clifford, California.
Attending from outside of Wood County were Judy Emde Leedy, Mt. Vernon; Jim French, Clyde; Paul Grant,
Holland; Peg Lahey Luce, Linda Seelig Brown and Tom Sheffler, all of Toledo; Marianne Green Cooper,
Mansfield; Carol Lemmerbrock Blackburn, Maumee; Daryl Knauss and Diane Mengerink Metheny from Findlay;
Dottie Ott Jennell, Lima; Roger Schneider, Worthington and Larry Stephens, Nelsonville.
Those present from Wood County were Sharon Bankey Sattler, Carole Lewis Kohring, Bill and Sally Musser
Blair, Judy Bullis Aufdenkamp. Gary Carpenter, Mary Ann Carr Bostdorff, Sandy Crawford Aspacher, Dave
Eckel, Lloyd Fite, Nick Hall, Caryl Hanna McCormick, Vern and Becky March Hansen, Dale and Jackie June
Jones, Dave Lashuay, Jerry Prowant, Carol Ragan Franks, Ron Shaner, C. Joyce Stoner Melton, Dave Stoots,
Sue Triggs Maurer, Larry Zimmerman, Barb Grindstaff Raeske, Don Sarver and Jerry Smith.
Serving on the planning committee for the reunion were Sharon Bankey Sattler, Mary Ann Carr Bostdorff,
Sandy Crawford Aspacher, Lloyd Fite, Daryl Knauss, Ron Shaner, Dave Stoots, Sue Triggs Maurer, Larry
Zimmerman and Vern and Becky March Hansen, co-chairmen.