The 17th biennial Brack Reunion was held on Aug. 3, at the La Crosse City Auditorium. Fifty-three descendants registered under the families of Henry, John Peter, Johannes and Philip.
Judi Brack Johnson welcomed all and followed by a potluck dinner. A sing-a-long was lead by Delmer and Kelly Seltmann in German and English. Names were announced of family members who had departed since the last reunion and a moment of silence was dedicated to them.
Those who registered were: Jackie and Orville Monroe, Roberta Brack, Cathy Vonfeldt, Morris and Judi Brack Johnson, Melvin and Eunice Dreher, Great Bend; Eudale Brack, Harry Schneider, Otis; Gary Brack, Kelly Seltmann, Delmer Seltmann, Thomas Moore, Robert and Peggy Moore, Wichita; Arlene Rolfs, Geneseo; Wilma Brack Marshall, Russell; Alberta Brack, Kay Ummel, Hoisington; Zelda Brack, Ann Parker, Marie Brack, La Crosse; Etta Brack, Helen Elliott, Ashley and Frank Miller, Goodland; Keith and Glenda Brack, Albert; Steve and Sharon Pivonka, Gardner; Rita Schartz, St John; Marvin Brack, Adair Brack, Ellis; Janice Haney, Greensburg; Dayton Brack, Melanie Beighle, Kathy Warrell, Donna Nuss, Amarillo, Texas; Karen and Francis Hawks, Hutchinson, Marvin and Louise Greenberg, Smith Center; Charles and Tammy Brack, Sedgwick; Kate and Lizzie Gonzalez, Lawrence; Vidya Moore Varani, St Petersburg, Fla.; Tanya, Ahmed, Hadi, and Khaled Abdelaziz, Andover.
The next reunion will be held on August 7, 2016, at the Rush Center Community Center.