Tuesday, July 2, 2013

pierson rebellion

generation 4

generation 3

generation 2

generation 2 with outlaws

Sunday was a spectacular day of sunshine and family--family celebrating 60 years of marriage for Aunt Ruby and Uncle Eldon, celebrating the family that was established by Nels & Annie Pierson many years ago and also learning of the German lineage from the Sanders family in Hannover, Prussia.

Those in attendance (from memory)

from the family of Beverly Pierson Ahern and Larry Ahern (both deceased)
Barb Armbrust
Debb and Steve Sehr

from the family of Ruby Pierson Ekstrom and Eldon Ekstrom (both in attendance)
Sandy and Rod Mitchell

from the family of Nels Pierson Jr. (deceased) and Kathleen Peterson Pierson (in attendance)
Christina Marie Pierson
Erika Ruth Pierson
Anders John, Lucas and Ryan Pierson
Nels III, Nicole, Sonya and Nels IV Pierson

from the family of Vivian Pierson Blomgren and Clarence Blomgren Jr. (both in attendance)
Kent Edward, Anna Grace and Abby Rae Blomgren
Kurt Martin, Stuart Martin and Ross Issac Blomgren
Kyle Dean Sr., Kimberly Ann, Kyle Dean Jr., Adam Joseph, Liana Marie and Ryan Edward Blomgren
Karen Grace, Bradley Cole, Anders Cole, Kathryn Grace and Osten John Olson

from the family of Elois Pierson Zellmer (in attendance) and Leo Zellmer (deceased)
Ryan and Tyler Schaefer

from the family of Leland and Marilyn Curry Pierson (both in attendance)
Melinda, Aliah and Adam Eddihi
Jennifer, Greg, Nicolas and Sydney Beseke

So when all is said and done, there were 48.

It was so much fun and we are looking forward to the 2014 edition of the Pierson family rebellion!

No comments:

on to choral music

This evening, the River Falls High School music program presented a concert with beautiful a capella pieces by the two high choirs. Once aga...