We dodged the rains until about 2pm when we snuck the traditional photos in and then retreated to the shelter. Many of the people who attended are people who I don't think I can name, so hopefully Mom and Ruby can help me with filling in the blanks.
Nels and Annie Pierson had six children--Beverly, Ruby, Sonny, Vivian, Loie and Butch.
Beverly and Larry had four children--Barb, Debb, Craig and Jody
Ruby and Eldon had four children--Sandy, Shari, Dan and Doug
Sonny and Kayo had five children--Christina, Ericka, Andy, Johanna and Nels
Vivian and Clarence had five children--Kent, Kurt, Kyle, Cory and Karen
Loie and Leo had three children--Tammi, Randy and Trudi
Butch and Marilyn had two children--Missy and Jennifer
Those who were there yesterday--
Barb and two sons--Travis and Kevin--Travis' daughter Chloe--Kevin's wife Dani and children Emerson, Eden and Everett
Craig and wife Binga
Jody and husband Dave
Ruby and children-Sandy, Shari, Dan and Doug
Sandy's husband Rod and their daughter Ashley--husband Dustin and son Henrick Shari's husband Ron and their daughter Kylee, husband Kevin and son Gregory, Dan, Doug and Michelle
Kayo and children--Christina, Ericka, Andy and Nels
Andy's wife, Sheila and sons Lukas and Ryan, Nels' wife Nicole and children Sonja, Mardoche and Nels
Vivian and children--Kent, Kurt, Cory and Karen
Kyle's kids Liana and Ryan, Cory's wife Joan and son Trenton, Karen's husband Brad and children Katie and Osten
Loie and children--Tammi and Randy
Tammi's husband Duane and Randy's wife Kay
Butch and wife Marilyn
What a wonderful gathering and thanks so much to my Mom for making this happen for the past 12 years!