Hubbard descendants meet for annual reunion
The descendants of James Wilber and Mary Ann Brauch Hubbard held their 23rd annual reunion Oct. 24 at the Linwood Community Center.
Hostesses for the reunion were Lola Mae Torneden and family, Donna Howerton and Jo Ann Bliss, who decorated tables with center streamers and baskets of flowers.
After a short business meeting, the family voted to have another reunion on the fourth Sunday of October in 2000, at the Linwood Community Center.
Hostesses will be the families of late Willard Hubbard. Chairman will be Barbara June Diment.
Janet Hubbard reported on progress made on the family history books.
Those who signed the guest book were Glenn and Janet Hubbard of The Sea Ranch, Calif.; Don and Gracia Lowman of La Juala, Colo.; Gene, Gail and Regina Ridgeway and Jim Vickie and Jeff Hammons of Shawnee.
Michael Petterson of Lenexa; Fred and Erlene Henak and Kenneth and Joyce Ranes of Shawnee Mission; Raymond and Lois Tripkos and Jr. and Jean Maness of DeSoto; Brock, Debbie, Bryce and Carol Lowman of Topeka; Dan and Jennifer Ephlandof Overland Park.
Jon and Eva Hubbard of Parkville, Mo.; Cindy, Brooke and Caitlin Hubbard and BarbaraJune Diment of Kansas City, Mo.; and Roy and Sally Hubbard and Jody and Machelle Hubbard of Lawson, Mo.; Michael and Wanda Paver, Jennie Paver, Samuel and Mary Jane Siscoe, Nellie and Minor Lucas, Gertrude Siscoe, Elsie Madison, Frank and Selma Henak, Earl and Diane Henak and Carol Siscoe, all of Kansas City, Kan; Donna Thompson, Henry Green, Sr., Jo Ann Bliss, Jessica Zahn and Eleanor Tripkos White, all of Lawrence; Donna Howerton and Lester Mills of Bonner Springs, ; Gerald and Eddie Siscoe of Berryton, ; Scott and Linda Swanson and Kenneth and Marilyn Hubbard of Baldwin; Richard and Sharon Cook of Wichita; Pam Church and Chris Courtney of Merriam; Roy and Gladys Bowlin and Barbara Gregg of Olathe; Ira and Gladys Hubbard of Edwardsville; Marvin and Marvel Torneden, Lawrence, Connie and James Torneden, Denise Church, Lola Mae Torneden, Henry Green, Jr., Bud and Vickie Wilson and family, Jim and Edna Elder and Joyce, LeRoy and Kevin Elder all of Linwood.