The Class of 1955 celebrated its 60th year…

Back Row: Richard Fancher, Bob Bucher, Larry Fuller, JoRae Hogendorn Peiffer, Robert "Butch" Wilkerson, Sandra Walsh Spain, Marcia Newhouse Clemmons, Mary Fancher Boes, Joyce Martin Molander, Russell Miller, Shirley Hals Karrar, Marlene Van Auken Leinenweaver, Connie Robu Baack.

Front Row: Kay Stansbury Davisson, Robert Moffit, Doris Clubb Owings, Ann Van Dee Berstler, Martha Allison Cobb.

This gathering of classmates was held on September 21, 2015 at the Hometown Family Restaurant in Iowa City.

This is English Valleys Class of 1970 – 45th class reunion held September 19th at Knoll Ridge Country Club.
Back row: Suellen Wilkerson Seaba, Linda Harris Hester, Linda Mahan Scott, Susan Oliver Talley, Sherry Lockridge Moffit, Kristi Blaylock Bockenstedt, Jan Niman Walczak, Jayne Hollingsworth Love, Barbara Good Banes, Linda Lemley Wade, Ramona Reiss Hall.
Front row: Jim Stutzman, Jeff Romine, John Snedigar, David Krebs, Ivan Ruegsegger, Edwin Luers, and Gary Netser.

The Class of 1985 celebrated together this year during Fun Days at Brad Moore's home in the country.

Back Jeff Blosser, Barb (Weldon) Jackson, Brad Moore, Jeri (Knipfer) Bolwitt, Matt Brower, Corie Denslow, Colleen (Osweiler) Johnston, Diane (Leinenweave) McClaskey, seated in swing Annette (McCallister) Shannahan, Nancy (Allison) Combs, Linda (Northup) Foubert,and Mary (Weber) Fagen across classmates' laps.

 

The Class of 1990 celebrated their 25th year during the Fun Days weekend at Knoll Ridge.

Back Ron Van Berkum, Kathryn (Elwood) Moreland, DeLisa (Chittick) Baker, Brian Moore, middle Mike Northup, Tina (Ayers) Haack, Jennifer (Thein) Walter, Stacy (Ayers) Ackerman, Keya (Winegarden) Cox, Tracy (Banes) Folkedahl, front Peter Elwood, Joani (Blosser) Westhoff, and Brad Wade.

The Class of 1975 celebrated their 40th year at the North English Fire Station this year during Fun Days.

Back Keith Eash, Jeff Weldon, Terry Fetzer, Dan Lown, Jim Grove, Robin Kolosik, David Smith, Pat Ackerman, Gordon Troyer, Tracy Kolosik, Joe Strohman, Dallas Zimmerman, Middle Robert Coffman, Tim Osweiler, Melody (Heath) Van Dee, Barbara Thurman, Mary (Frazier) Husband, Sheila (Ballard) Severt, Patty (Littrel) Skokan, Barb Allen, front Bill Bowman, Cindy Weber, Carol (Lown) Trier, April (Hogendorn) Rouner, Susan (Lockridge) Miller, Cindy Cobb, Bob Blake, and Nancy Gallentine.

The Class of 1965 enjoyed their 50th at Knoll Ridge Country Club on Fun Days Saturday, July 25.

Back Mike Achenbach, Gary Walton, Jelene (Roberts) McCain, Mike Blaylock, Karen (Gascho) Dunn, Ron Miller, Lyle Hervey, JoAnne (O'Rourke) Broadus, Patricia (Garrett) Marks, Mike Johnston, Sandy Chittick, Leslie (Hogendorn) Slaubaugh, Richard Dillon, Ann (Chittick) Malina, Janice (Miller) Gover, Don Dixon, middle Sue (Oliver) Cheney, Chris (Cobb) Galligan, Pam (Cavenaugh) Schiel, Connie (Holden) Hannah, Diana (Shull) Tjornehoj, Maxine (Morrison) Huber, Ann (Allgood) Popham, Kathy (Snedigar) Monaghan, Linda (Dudrey) Dunahugh, front Ron Popham, Cheryl (Zimmerman) Hall, Charlene (Fehlberg) Roth, Donna Snakenburg (Knipfer), Vickie (Van Dee) Plank, Pam (Johnston) Thodos, Sue (Boley) Jorgenson, and Scott Romine.

The English Valleys Class of 1964 celebrated its 50-year reunion yesterday at Knoll Ridge Country Club on Saturday, September 20 with 37 class members in attendance. Those attending were back Rowena (Dobbins) Jones, Nancy (Rusbult) Keating, Rebecca (Shaw) Auld, Connie (Fehlberg) Beachy, Maxine (Casteel) MacDonald, Louise (Smith) Avery, LeRoy Butler, Max Colbert, Michelle (Gilmore) Blaylock, Carolyn (Warner) Elwood, Darcy (Brown) Koehn, Virginia (Hall) Miller, Linda (Snakenberg) Melsha, Patty (Struble) Buswell, Helen (Westfall) Popham, Janice (Netser) Trumpold, Jill (Wemer) Mason, Linda (Frederickson) Schmidt, Georgia (Newman) Jones, front Jerry Dennis, Jack Winegarden, Jim Lee, Kelly Newhouse, Mick Yoss, Greg Brower, Kathy (Coffman) Stevens, Vance Hall, Virginia (Gilchrist) Kleppinger, Sam Wade, Les Collingwood, John Glanz, Richard Fry, Darrell Aldrich, John Lown, Gary Schultz, Francis Johnston, and John Culp.
Class of 1949 in 2014: back Dean Gibbens, Myron Bohrn, John Banes, Larry Spence, Larry Coffman, Harold Bohrn, Bill Berry, front Ardys (Claypool) Weber, Benny Osweiler, Helen Marie (Lockridge) Davis, Gerry (Johnston) Van Dee, Joyce (MIller) Denslow, Etheldene (Keller) Abbott, and Jeanette (Dougherty) Nayadley.

The Class of 2009 had a great time at their five-year reunion during Fun Days: front Audrey Shaull, Brittney Adams, Chelsy (Mast) Sellers, Samantha Valentine, Jackie Dillon, Tilly Schmidt, 2nd row left to right Stephanie Rank, Morgan Glaspie, Robby Gorsch, David Black, Luke Morrison, Spencer Coffman third row, Stephanie Agnew, Jorie Icenbice, Drew Buckley, back Ryan Faas, Preston Grimm, Clayton Voss, Tyler Voss, Ryan Grimm, and Joe Warren.

Class of 1984: back John Grimm, Mark Miller, David Vercande, Chris (Gorsh) Hester, Mary (Long) Glaspie, Larry Thurman, Ron Wehr, front Jeff Miller, Frosty Plank, Doreen (Denison) Ferris, Tammy (Vitt) Stanerson, Vickie (Knipfer) Sherman, Phil Hester, Tammy Claypool, Jeff Reber, Jody (Blaylock) Moler, Jody Bringman, Angie (Neuhaus) Myers, and James Myers.

Class of 1994: back Bobbi Jaeger, Trista (Caskey) Schaffner, Cindy (Hervey) Menke, AJ Kisling, Jen (O’Rourke) Steckly, middle Mike Holt, Steve Rauch, Amy Rowe, Andrea (Hall) Cerwinske, Brock Moore, Chris Goodman, Jon Reed, Jeremy Fisher, front Will Axmear.

Class of 1969: back Pat Bates, Anne (Himler) Zavis, Ken Faas, Steve Carter, Wyman Jacobs,middle, Randy Foubert, Sherry Hershberger, Janie (Kerr) Miller, Linda (Strasser) Huff, Donna (Wallace) Loux, Marilee (Dillon) Reasoner, Julie (Coxe) Stanerson, front Alice (Florang) Stramer, Julie (Dudrey) Brown, Ed Hervey, David Seaba, Raymond Holsclaw, Gary Davisson, and Bonnie (Eash) Pospisil.

Some classmates from the EV Class of 1961 enjoyed a little get together last Thursday at the EV History Center. Those who were able to attend were Linda (Reed) Lee, Rose (Chittick) Wilcox, Patricia (Montross) Gaherty, Janet (Learned) Hevey, Betty Jane (Marine) Woodward, Patricia (McNally) Denison, front Ken Harris, and Chester Ballard.

The North English High School Class of 1953 got together recently to celebrate their 60th year. Those in attendance were: back Gene Cobb, Ira Berstler, Ross Knipfer, Gene Denison, Morris Bohrn, Dick Miller, front Mary Ann (Harris) Fuller, Mary Ann (Hahn) Trimpe, Robert Harris, and Stanley Kolosik.

English Valleys Class of 1963 in 2013: back John Cobb, Lois (Ott) Bassett, Kermith Shettler, Ken Wallace, Terry Caskey, Diane (Hedges) Gent, Gary Worrall, second row Denise (Hogendorn) Naughton, Bonnie (Ballard) Bergman, Karen (Banes) Westfall, Barb (Netser) Womer, Dixie (Newman) Knipfer, Rosalie (Peck) Smith, Karyl (Blaylock) Miller, Edwin Jordan, third row Lorrie (Bucher) Niman, Linda (Vitt) Hohenshell, Tim Winegarden, Duane Gibson, Hubert Gent, Bob Miller, Stanley Knipfer, Don Dorrance, Tom Chittick, front Sheila (Watson) Chapman, Lynn Moffitt, Kathy (Hollingsworth) Moore, Bob Niman, Glenn Knipfer, and Karen (Van Dee) Kerkove.

Some EV Girls of 1964 got together recently at Galena, Illinois, to enjoy each other's company and to begin planning their reunion for next year. Those in the group were back Michelle (Gilmore) Blaylock, Virginia (Hall) Miller, Georgia (Newman) Jones, Kathy (Coffman) Stevens, Virginia (Gilchrist) Kleppinger, Louise (Smith) Avery, Linda (Snakenburg) Melsha, Linda (Frederickson) Schmidt, Janice (Netser) Trumpold, Jill (Wemer) Mason, middle Nancy (Rusbult) Keating, Carolyn (Warner) Elwood, Darcy (Brown) Koehn, Patricia (Struble) Buswell, Helen (Westfall) Popham, front Maxine (Casteel) MacDonald,  Connie (Fehlberg) Beachy, and Rowena (Dobbins) Jones.

The English Valleys Class of 1958 met recently to celebrate their 55th year since graduation. Those in attendance at the Ox Yoke Inn in Amana were back Don Kirkpatrick, Pat (Bower) Wade, Mary Ann (O’Rourke) McKenna, Lanny Hall, Chuck Garringer, Janice (Gilchrist) Giblin, front Pat McKenna, Elaine (Faas) Salonitro, Tressa (Cobb) Slaubaugh, Treva (Cobb) Middlekauf, and Linda (Van Auken) Conner-Rathman.

The Class of 1973 celebrated its 40th class reunion during Fun Days on July 27. Those attending were: back Marc Romine, Kim Coffman, Jacki (Garringer) McDermott, Jeff Parsons, David Sauter, Steve Stoner, Jim Hoylman, Jim Frazier, Rick Ayers, Ron Good, Ralph Rowe, Kevin Brower, Greg Klipp, front Nancy Weber, Debbie (O'Brien) Fier, Connie (Dennis) Peiffer, Diann (Bonnater) Cassens, Helen (Kirkpatrick) Schweitert, Janet (Griner) Butler, and Pam Denison.

The English Valleys Class of 1968 celebrated its 45th year since high school at Knoll Ridge Country Club on July 20. Those in attendance were: back Lloyd Warner, Jan (Miller) Sauter, John Hall, Marie (Garringer) Eberhardt, Bonnie (Netser) Romine, Delores (Scandridge) Reinhart, Richard Henson, Randy Lown, Jon Harris, Dale Chittick, middle Deb (Shafer) Goldsmith, Patty (Van Dyke) Wille, Karen “Susie” (Popham) Summers, Nancy (Kessel) Townsend, Karyl (Bouslog) Thomas, Judy (McAllister) Tinnes, Connie (Van Dee) Greene, Julie (Johnston) Richards, Mary Miller, front David Stutzman, Jim Wade, Gary Kolosik, Ken Chaney, Doyal Roberts, Gary Miller, and Ben Vercande.

The EV Class of 1983 enjoyed their 30th reunion on June 29th at Knoll Ridge Country Club. Those attending were:  back Alan Ackerman, Dan Knipfer, Ron Johannsen, Ed Long, Robin Blaylock, Brad Coffman, Brad Miller, front Bill King, Mary (Osweiler) Gent, Sally (Bucher) Long, Mollie (Grove) Loving, and Joe Westfall.

The Class of 2003 got together on June 22 at the Field House in North Liberty to celebrate the ten years that have passed since they graduated from EVHS. Those in attendance were: back Justin Larson, Lynston (Blaine) Hummer, Andrew Miller, Dennis Long, Stacy (Gavin) Jennings, Adam Gent, Brian Fischer, David Brandon,  front Jessica Ludwig, Jennifer Icenbice, Christin Rodgers, Juliann (Robison) Murphy, Ryan Montross, Jeremy Thomas, and Amberley Lucas.

At their 15th reunion, the Class of 1997 met at Knoll Ridge on Saturday evening, December 15. The former classmates in attendance were: back Jamie (Benson) Fleming, Tanner Morrison, Jon Kolosik, Steve Axmear, Drew Achenbach, front Jennifer (Smith) Roberts, Beverly Flint, Brook (Reed) Ritchie, Sarah (Kolosik) Brecht, and Katie Tippie.

Some members of the EV Class of 2002 had a good time getting together at Knoll Ridge Country Club on the homecoming weekend of September 22. Shown here are: back Logan Lee, Ashley Clubb, Andrea Frazier Achenbach, Greg O’Rourke, Will Luers, Christina Levers Grissom, Becci Holden, Lisa Brandon Vargas, Anthony Forbes, front Todd Achenbach, Amanda Weldon Miller, Stacey Carson Huedepohl, Danielle Lyle Render, and Danica Morrison Roe.

The Class of 1967 enjoyed celebrating their 45th year during the Fun Days event last weekend. After a full day in the parade and at the Malt Shop and History Center, they got together in the evening at City Park. Here they are shown in the upper shelter: back Leo Gent, Denny Denton, Dan McDonald, Myron Stoner, Art Peck, Ron Banes, Ron Struble, Steve Miller, Bob Dillon, Linda Hedrick Schroeder, front Honore Hogendorn Johnston, Linda Coffman Markowski, Jackie Lockridge Wallace, Bev Hayes Brink, Carolyn Van Fleet Toomer, and Cheryl Morse Stufflebeam.
The Class of 1967 met at the EV Malt Shop for lunch on Fun Days Saturday on July 28, 2012, after riding a float in the Fun Days Parade. Later in the day, they also got together with even more classmates in the Upper Shelter at City Park.
During the Fun Days weekend of 2012, the Class of 1987 celebrated its 25th year since graduation. In this photo, we see Cory Clabaugh, Phil Baker, Sharon Northup Kriegel, Sherry Mahan Weber, Lynn Pope, Bryan Coffman, Brian Hayes, front, Dan Vercande, Aaron Romine, Shellie O'Brien Striegel, Chris Carter, Bill Scandridge, Laura Hester Stallman, and Brent Moore.
The Class of 1992 had a small, cozy gathering at the Community Center in North English on the Saturday evening of Fun Days. In this photo, we see Bob Smith, Keats Allison, Galen Young, Travis Kerkove, Chad Clabaugh, Pete Sanders, front, Beth Elwood Faidley, Kim Knipfer Cobb, Heather Popham Stoner, and Sarah Romine Ernst.

This is a class photo that comes to us late. On June 22, 2007, the North English Class of 1951 met at the Colony Village Restaurant at Little Amana. In this photo we see Carroll Bauer, Loren Tedrow, Marlyn Downing, Marlene (Schauff) Todd, Bonnie (Voss) Smith, Margaret (McKenna) Malloy,  Naoma (Greenlee) Hauser, Larry Banes (deceased), Charles Johnston (deceased), and Peggy (Swartz) Vercande.

Class of 1996: back Jesse Axmear, Wes Marks, Dustin Stutzman, Jeremi Lown, Hunter Moffitt, Nate Snakenberg, front Kim (O’Rourke) Schleusner, Erin (Huber) Koehn, Jayme (O’Rourke) Mews, Brande (Hervey) Lehman, Katy (Van Dyke) McDonald, Wendy (Sampson) Sebetka, and Melissa Hunt.

Class of 1986: Connie (Shafranek) Reyerson, Corinna (Clubb) Wonderlich, Nancy (Long) Morrison, Renee (Wehr) Ouellette, Nancy (Vercande) Wilkerson, Laure (Lee) Coffman, with Joel Adams in front.

Class of 2001: back Betsy (Knipfer) Frazier, Mitchell Frazier, Sarah (Klipp) Hettinger, Kyle Wade, Katy Griner, Annie (Weber) Schott, Angie Myers, Tim Conrad, Lisa (Grimm) Conrad, front Stella O'Rourke, Amy Gorsh, and Stacy (Axmear) Ackerman. Not pictured, but present: Steven Banes, Allen Bestland, Tina Lucas, Billie Jo (Selck) Gibson, Justin Render, and Skylar Shifflett.

Still fabulous at 65… Here’s a group of classmates that enjoys getting together whenever they can. A number of girls from the EV Class of 1964 got together for a fun weekend at Galena, Illinois recently, and here’s the photo to show it. In this photo, we see back Maxine Casteel MacDonald, Kathy Coffman Stevens, Ginny Hall Miller, Virginia Gilchrist Kleppinger, Carolyn Warner Elwood, Louise Smith Avery, Michelle Gilmore Blaylock, Georgia Newman Jones, Linda Fredericksen Schmidt,  front Nancy Rusbult Keating, Darcy Brown Koehn, Linda Snakenburg Melsha, Patricia Struble Buswell, and Helen Westfall Popham.

The Class of 1981 had a rip-roaring reunion weekend with a variety of events to celebrate their 30th year. After an enjoyable evening of float-building, they rode in the Saturday morning parade on Main Street to start their busy day. And...

The Class of 1981 then met at Knoll Ridge in the afternoon to dine together and to renew old friendships. Those shown here are: back Mike Dye, Dan Sauter, Kirk Holeton, Dan Bauer, Rick Lown, John Gent, Doug Lanphier, Tom Voss, John O'Brien, Kenny Klipp, Bob Scandridge, Dave Morrison, Brad Aldrich, Daina Wilkerson, Mary Tyrrell McCullough, Bob Berstler, Scott Clubb, Mike Cobb, Brian Elwood, front Greg Parmenter, Robin Rich Taylor, Monica Leinenweaver Klipp, Shirley Grove Kelderman, Tammie Minear Manley, Denita Coffman Nelson, Shelley Knipfer McClellan, Renee O'Brien Weldon, Bea Prado, Cindy Moyer Hovell, Julie Glandon James, and Andy Weber. And...
To complete the day, the Class of 1981 met at City Park in the evening to enjoy the music and fireworks with their classmates from 30 years ago. In this photo, we see back Scott Clubb, Brad Aldrich, Bob Scandridge, Daina Wilkerson, John O'Brien, Kirk Holeton, Cindy Flanegan McCombs, Roxy Wehr Robinson, Bob Berstler, Bonnie Sorden Tremmel, Monica Leinenweaver Klipp, Lorrie Smith, front Brian Elwood, Cynthia Moyer Hovell, Renee O'Brien Weldon, Tracy Mason Swalbach, Bea Prado Patrus, Julie Sorden, Betty Bullard Sorden, and Julie Glandon James.
The Class of 1971 celebrated their 40th year as graduates of EVHS by meeting at the upper shelter in City Park on Fun Days Saturday, July 30. Those attending were: back Meri Beorkrem Coash, Rhonda Pilkington Heck, Joellyn Seaba Caskey, Sherry Bouslog Strohman, Elaine Roller Kolosik, Christine Ballard Goldman, Connie Brubaker Scanlon, Alan Glandon, front Stanley Chittick, Dan Thomas, Gregg Wilkerson, Dan Strohman, Scott Holden, Dean Winegarden, and Denny Achenbach.
The Class of 1969 has this unusual habit of getting together at Fun Days every year because they always have so much fun. In this photo, from the left, Jane Greene, Sherry Hershberger Patterson, Ed Hervey, Suellen Wilkerson Seaba, Mrs. Carter, Janet Holsclaw, Raymond Holsclaw, Kenneth Faas, Marilee Dillon Reasoner, Mr. Reasoner, Mr. Zavis, Anne Himler Zavis, David Seaba, and Steve Carter all met at City Park and enjoyed the evening together.
The English Valleys Class of 1966 enjoyed getting together for their 45th year reunion at Knoll Ridge Country Club on Saturday, July 23, 2011. Class members in attendance were: back Richard Morrison, Louise Ballard Davis, Lynette Newberry Rickels, Gene Walters, Gary Williams, John Garringer, Jane Gilmore Axmear, Tony Miller, Marsha Morrison Steinhart, Ed Sauter, middle Richard Coffman, Mike Bates, Marsha Cram Newhouse, Vickie Kolosik Parker, John Hester, Linda Hahn Gilliland, Kathy Kurtz Rogers, front John Gregan, Linda Greiner Packard, Phyllis Peirce Morrison, Paul O'Rourke, and Pam Stoner Williams.
The English Valleys Class of 1961 held their 50th year class reunion at Knoll Ridge Country Club in North English on Saturday evening, May 28, 2011. Class members in attendance were: front Coleen Miller McArtor, Linda Reed Lee, Rose Chittick Wilcox, Rita Bower Barnett, middle Rosemary Bouslog Lyon, Carolyn Miller Newman, Betty Jane Marine Woodward, Linda Popham Vikel, Patricia Montross Gaherty, Pat McNally Denison, Bonnie Robison Myers, back David Wade, Jerry Kerkove, Lyle Miller, Gary Blaylock, Brenda Morgan Hollingsworth, Gary Wemer, Susanne Kurtz Wolrab, Chester Ballard, Roger Ron Evans, Linda Coxe Hayes, Bill Riess, and Larry McArtor.
Class of 1975: back Dallas Zimmerman, David Smith, Dan Lown, Robert Coffman, Rick Cavanaugh, Gordon Troyer, Joe Strohman,
middle Bill Bowman, Susan (Lockridge) Miller, Pat Ackerman, Melody (Heath) Van Dee, Barbara Thurman, Carol (Lown) Trier, Tracy Kolosik, front Scott Wilkerson, Cindy Weber, April (Hogendorn) Rouner, Maggie (Herman) Bickford, Patty (Littrel) Skokan, and Brenda (Stephenson) Lown.

Class of 2000 in 2010: back Matt Miller, Shaun Kukuzke, Ean Caskey, Tyler Van Dee, Brad Robison, Sasha (Sorden) Hoylman, Corey Ackerman, Maria Gorsch,  Doug Schaffner, front Kristin Hunt, Amanda Mikesell, Chrissy Van Berkum, Brandy (Claypool) Vercande, Jessica (Snakenberg) Kukuzke, Amy Osweiler, Elicia Olsen, Alason (Husband) Jones, Krystle (Gent) Davis, Heather (James) Steele, and Lynnae (Luers) Callison.

Celebrating their 60th year!
The North English High School Class of 1950 held their 60-year class reunion at noon Friday, May 28, at the Ox Yoke Interstate Restaurant. This photo shows those who attended from the NEHS Class of 1950: back Dick Grimm, North English; Jay Vest, Keokuk, IA; Jerry Harris, North English; Mary Lou (Lockridge) Harris, North English; Dick Smith, Walford, IA; Gene Popham, Rathdrum, ID, middle Patty (Netser) Davisson; Marjorie (DeBont) Burden, Mt. Pleasant, IA; Rex Cheney, Monticello, IA; Don Smith, Stewartsville, MN; Kenneth Donahue, North English, front Joyce (Worrall) McCullough, Deep River, IA; Imogene (Osweiler) Steele, Deep River, IA; Betty Jo (Gilchrist) Donahue, North English; Marie (Hahn) Snakenberg, Sigourney, IA; Marie (Ruth) Gibbens, Cedar Rapids, IA; Phyllis (Grove) James, Fort Worth, TX.