Descendants of Joseph and Anna (Hanus) Sokol held their 59th annual reunion at Otter Creek Nature Center near Toledo on Sunday, July 8, 2012. There were 43 in attendance. The family of Julia Sokol Linhart hosted the event.
A noon potluck dinner was served, followed by picture-taking. The afternoon was spent playing bingo, with prizes being given to winners. A door prize was won by David Kremenak.
Those in attendance were: Kevin and Judy Soule, Drew, Bryce, and Delaney, of St. Charles (IL); Jacqueline Martini of Bethany Beach (DE); Anne Lane, Gary, C.J., Mike, Kristy, of Centerville (PA); Kathleen Brundage of Ely; Wes and Pat Linhart of Marshalltown; Rebecca Linhart of Des Moines; Marvin and Pearl Shanda, Bud and Geri Wiese of Cedar Rapids; Marlene Stutzman of Marion; Sidney Sokol, Brock and Karen Rohrs, Braxten, Bralynn, Frank and Marce Nekola of Toledo; David and Sharon Kremenak of Marengo; George and Sue Mohrfeld of Tama; Karl and Gloria Ketter of Waterloo; Ashlyn Christianson and Bryon of Vinton; Bill and Janelle Murty of Traer; Ed and Ollie Kremenak, Lillian Dostal, Richard Linhart, Duane and Ila Jean Yung of Clutier.
At age 99, Ed Kremenak was the oldest attending. Bralynn Rohrs was the youngest member, at seven weeks old.