We enjoyed hosting
the 2013 reunion in Canton Ohio in September.
reception hosted by the Canton Convention Visitors Bureau and The McKinley Grand
was great. Local Artist Sam Sutton made personal Caricatures drawings of those
On Monday, Our trip to Amish
country included a trip to the new David Warther Museum along with a family
style lunch at Dutch Valley.
That evening "The Canton Cabaret" presented "Thanks for the Memories" A Journey
Back to Bob Hope and the USO !" Music and comedy that filled the evening with
enjoyment & old memories !
On Tuesday ten members of our armed
forces, Navy and Marines were in attendance for our Memorial service at Veterans
Park. Steve Johnson played Amazing Grace on the Bag pipes and a local VFW member
played taps for our service . A breakfast at Canton Woman's Club and a visit to
the McKinley museum rounded out the morning. Tours of Harry London and free
chocolate samples were a favorite of many along with a trip to Maps Museum.
Wednesday many toured the Pro
Football Hall of Fame .In the evening we enjoyed Tailgate theme party hosted at
Thursday, our ladies were treated
to a tour of The National First Ladies Library and a Champagne Brunch at the
Canton Women's Club . Jim Window was our auctioneer for our annual auction .
Many interesting and unique items were up for auction along with expected humor
that Jim brings to the event.
Our final evening at the hotel
ended with a dinner show "Shades of Time" ,featuring music from the past
including the Blues brothers and Sonny & Cher.
We would like to Thank the many
members who volunteered their time and talents in helping us host this amazing
reunion . We received many donations of food and auction items, for this we are
This is truly an amazing Association, with kind and caring members who were
supportive in our plans to host a reunion in Canton., Ohio
THANK YOU ALL !!!
John and Sandy Heitsman 8538 Oakhill Ave. Alliance, Ohio 44601