The Class of 1972 held their 50th class reunion at the Vinton Legion Hall on Saturday evening, September 17th, 2022. On the Friday evening before, they held an informal gathering at Berry's Bowling alley.On Saturday afternoon, a group of class members took a tour of the old high school building. Followed by a luncheon at the Hospital Pub, located on the grounds of the former Braille School. Those in attendance at reunion events, who were not in the class photo were, John Fetzer, Greg Grove, Jim Ward Al Pederson, Nita (Thompson) Obermueller, Jacki (Kampman) Michael, Jane Purcell and Steve Berry
List of those in the photo, left to right:
First Row: Della Berger, Mary Jane (Mayhew) Crew, Trudy (Abernathy) Sattizahn, Bette (Craft) Davis, Janice (Greaser) Mino, Marlys (Ternus) Seyer, Becky (Siegel) Walthart, Gail (Bendull) Beecher, Mary (Van Steenhuyse) McLaury.
Second row: Dave Morrow, Barb (Vogt) Hill, Kris (Flickinger) Birker, Joyce (Neve) Barton, Nina (Weideman) Swanson, Debby (Kleckner) Chamarty, Melvin Roster, Dan Higdon, Becky (Thompson) Herger, Nancy (Barron) Farmer, Jeannine (Jackson) Lehman, Steve Bruce and Tom Engledow.
Back row: Tim Fuchs,Bill Belfield, Gordon Baxter, Goran Stritof, Steve Schirm, Terry Pothoff, Melvin Hurst, Beryl Close, Lu (Rinderknecht) Meyer, Peggy (Hoffman) Klaus, Ray Bookmeier (hidden), Lu (Byam) Horak, Shelley (Hawkins) Matzen, Bob Backes, Tom Lynch (hidden), June (Peters) Schmidt, Matt Isbell, Doug Sutton (hidden), Dan Albert, Dave Kohoutek, Terry Bohnsack, Roger Coots, Craig Runyan.