Our 110th Reunion
July 25th and 26th, 2015
Reunion Theme: The Glattfelders in World War II
Fellow members of the Glattfelder family,
The 110th annual family reunion “Glattfelders in World War II” was held at Heimwald Park on Saturday, July 25 and Sunday, July 26, 2015. There were over 200 in attendance on Saturday, and over 130 in attendance on Sunday.
Following our long-standing tradition, awards were given out to the following:
The Oldest Attendee: Pauline Garner (96 years of age)
The Youngest Attendee: Harper Grace Smith
The Person Coming the Greatest Distance: John Garner (Tacoma, WA)
The Registrar’s Choice: WW II Veteran Lavern Gladfelter
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Our 109th Reunion was held Saturday, July 26th and Sunday, July 27th, 2014
Our theme was:
The Glattfelders in the Spanish-American War and World War I
About 110 people attended this year’s reunion, which was held Sunday, July 27 at Heimwald Park. The weather was pleasant and everyone enjoyed the catered lunch of chicken and fixings.
Association President Rev. Tom Shelley welcomed everyone and Ricky Gladfelter led everyone in singing the reunion hymn.
Association board member Rev. Dr. Dennis Gable led devotions and the memorial service.
Continuing the series on Glattfelders in this nation’s wars, our theme dealt with the Spanish -American War and World War I.
Historical Committee members Philip Glatfelter and Jean Robinson gave talks on the wars as follows.
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