Sunday, May 18, 2008

Reunion Surprise From Roger Sherman, Irene Von VonDrasek, and Beatty Raymond

Roger, Irene and Beatty have been working on a 50th reunion surprise for the class.  They are ready to reveal their surprise.  It is the site  They are ready to start adding photos and materials from classmates on the special Reunions site.  They ask that if you have any photos or materials from any of the reunions listed in, to please share with them.

Materials can be sent to me at

Roger, Irene and Beatty thank you for your cooperation, and they hope you enjoy their work.

Thursday, May 8, 2008



memorial service will be Saturday, May 17, at 11:00 a.m. at the F.O.P. Lodge, 125 West Brannen Road, Lakeland. After the services, the lodge is having a barbeque lunch, which will be $10 per person.

Anyone wishing to attend should RSVP to 534-4670 (Bartow).

Friday, May 2, 2008

We Have Learned That Gene Hammack Has Been Deceased For Some Time Now

Betty Toy has advised me that Gene Hammack died a year or two ago.  She does not remember for sure.

George Kistner Passes Away


I have learned that George Kistner passed away yesterday afternoon, May 1, 2008. I understand that George had been suffering from pancreatic and liver cancer. George was a Lakeland police officer, and after he retired, he became a bailiff for the Polk County Court System. About two years ago, George retired from the Polk County Court System, and he and his wife, Sherri, moved to North Carolina.

Thursday, May 1, 2008

James Elbon On Production Crew of National Lampoon Movie, ROBODOC

James Elbon worked as part of the production crew on a National Lampoon movie in 2006. The name of the movie is ROBODOC. "Sleazy lawyers and heartless insurance companies are hilariously spoofed in this medical comedy film...."

Link to the movie, RoboDoc