The Hembree family reunion was held Sept. 15 at the Raglesville Park. Rev. John Simmons gave the blessing before a pitch-in dinner meal. He also took time out to remember the ones that had passed away in the past year. Edith Ziegler was surprised on her 90th birthday with a cake and homemade ice cream made by Mary Luthe.
Attending were Carl and Mary Luthe of Tennessee; Bruce and Marilee Rostron and family and Andy, all of Haubstadt; Daniel and Janice Theising, Norma K. Breeding and Ashley Breeding, all of Dubois; Mark Wening, Rick Ziegler, Valerie, Macaela, Madison and Maci Sanger, all of Huntingburg; Leroy and Julie Wening, Jerry Ziegler and Edith, all of Washington; Terry and Debbie Zink, Tina Ziegler, Pat and Joan Kleusner and Luke, Connie Butler and Alyssa Seitz, Delphia Sendelwick, Jeff, Arlene, Karissa and Emma Luker, Tina Welp and Emily, Susie Hill, Tara Roach, Dakota and Devin, all of Jasper; Frank Cliver, Norman and Betty Hemree, all of Carlisle; Ralph and Ruth Kidwell, Harold Dyal, all of Odon; Ray Truelove of Cannelburg; Karen Schnarr, Melanie Schnarr, Kenny and Janet Hembree, all of Montgomery; Kimber Traylor of Otwell; Glenna and Karen Kidwell of Indianapolis; Debbie Hufford and Lyndsay of Plainfield; Jim and Pat Ziegler of Effingham, Ill., Malcolm and Dori Baker of Alfordsville; and from Loogootee, Rev. John Simmons, Ruth Ann Ziegler, Brenda Marks, Doug and Cheryl and Heath Sult and Buttercup, Ephrum and Kendra Hovis, Mary Walton, Donald and Wilma Seals, Roger Hembree; and from Shoals, Larry and Jenny Hembree, Ernest Hembree Jr., Herbert Hembree and Mark Hembree.
The next reunion will be the third Sunday in Sept. 2014.