The annual Hathaway reunion, families of the 12 children of the late John William and Reno Hathaway of St. John, was held June 17, at the I.O.O.F. Lodge in St. John with 75 attending.
Hostess for the reunion was Debbie Haddon. A covered dish lunch was served at noon. After lunch, family pictures were taken, a craft auction and a business meeting was held.
In attendance from St. John were Kerry and Rita Suiter, April Knoche, Alex and Alaina Robertson, Linda Frans, Haley Sizemore, Lane and Colt Davis, Judy Shelton, Heather Sizemore, Evan Drummond and MaKiah Webber, Shaylene Hampton, Carl Staub Jr., Mark and Doris Tompkins, Wade and Tonya Sanders, Vic Staub, Jerry and Seth Hathaway, and Michael, Blakely and Boden Sanders. Attending from out of town were Zelma Lee Wendleburg of Stafford; Doug Johnston and Cindy McMullen of Norton; Marilyn and Bernard Appelhans of Valley Center; Abby, Brody, Mya and Payton Hoffman of Goddard; Brenda and Kim Staub, and Lisa Irvin of Olsburg; Bill and Michael Miller of Dodge City; Sandy and Jaclyn Benoit of Damar; Betty Turner of Augusta; Pat and Randy Carr of Douglass; Maya Meiklejohn of Pratt; Rachella Briggs and Wendi Rieb of Topeka; Tammy and Megan Knoche, Gene Horyna, Steve and Ronda Wilkinson, Brenda Goodwin, Shawn Prugle and Spencer Hathaway of Hutchinson; Denis and Teresa Bachand, Fern Tompkins, Bill and Stan Schuster, Nancy Thul, Sara, Troy, Savanah, Morgan and Rylea Tutak of Great Bend; and Debbie Haddon and Connie Hathaway of Hudson. Attending from out of state were Ron Cadman and Tyler LaFreniere, Willis Cadman, and Ray Cadman from Bellingham, Wash.; Cooper Reynolds from Granburg, Texas; and Greg and Lori Tompkins from Ashville, Ala.
The 2018 reunion will be held June 23, 2018 in St. John.