Check Out the 55th Reunion Photos.
May thanks to Roger Tadsen who took the pictures!
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Check out the photos of our football players reunion with Coach Collison.
Betty Pope, Judy Hildebrandt, Karen Farell, Pat Munson, Karen Jensen 1 of 38Barb McFarland, Audrey Thompson, Marvel Trygg 2 of 38Gary Strom & Gary Anderson 3 of 38Sue Emerson & Larry Skoglund 4 of 38Audrey Thompson & Mike Casey &; Unknown? 5 of 38Betty Pop, Judy Gustafson, Pat Munson & Karen Jensen 6 of 38Bill Pfaff & Karen Jensen 7 of 38Barb McFarland, Dick Swedean and Joyce Lund (Swedean) 8 of 38Barb McFarland, Audrey Thompson & Marvel Trygg 9 of 38Bill Pfaff & Sondra Bode 10 of 38Betty Pope & Karen Jensen 11 of 38Pam & Chuck Torrence 12 of 38Claire Rumple, Carol Norton & Sandy Oftedahl 13 of 38Colleen Quinn 14 of 38Dick Hausker, Sondra Bode (Hausker & Merci Martin 15 of 38Don Kabunde and Pam & Chuck Torrence 16 of 38Evy Nelvin, Barb McFarland (Bertelson) & Darrell Bertelson 17 of 38Gretchen & Gary Anderson & Don Klabunde 18 of 38Gary Strom & Judy Hildebrandt 19 of 38Karen Jensen, Betty Pope, Dixie Haney, Colleen Quinn, Diane Veit, Sally Peterson, Pat Munson, Judy Hildebrandt, Karen Farrell & Carol Norton 20 of 38Iver Eidsmo 21 of 38Iver Eidsmo, Karen Jensen, Betty Pope, Carol Norton, Karen Farrell 22 of 38Judy Hildebrandt & Pat Munson 23 of 38Joyce Lund & Gary Anderson 24 of 38Marvel Trygg with Nancy & Jim Mills 25 of 38Karen Farrell & Karen Jensen 26 of 38Larry Skoglund & Darrell Bertelson 27 of 38Larry Skoglund & Karen Farrell 28 of 38Pat Munson & Judy Hildebrandt 29 of 38Ruthann Duffy 30 of 38Sally Peterson, Pat Munson & Judy Hildebrandt 31 of 38Sally Peterson, Sandy Oftedahl & Ruthann Duffy 32 of 38Sandra Day &unknown 33 of 38Sandra Day & Sally Peterson 34 of 38Sandy Oftadahl, Carol Norton, Ruthann Duffy, Iver Eidsmo, and Gary Strom 35 of 38Sondra Bode (Hausker) & Dick Hausker 36 of 38Sally Peterson & Claire Rumple 37 of 38Betty Pope, Karen Farrell, Pat Munson, Karen Jensen, Carol Norton & Larry Skoglund (hiding). 38 of 38
Spartan SpotLite Articles from Our SR YearHere's a journey down Memory Lane. Browse these articles from every issue published from September 1961 to May 1962. There's Spartan Spotlights and Sportlights and news about plays, concerts, sports, activities, and many of our classmates.
Special thanks to Larry Skoglund these.
September 5th 1961 The Front Page Welcome to Our Senior Year 1 of 34Who called Lucy Luella? (9/5/61 - 1) 2 of 34Richard Stanley Did What? (9/5/61 - 2) 3 of 34All My Shoes Had Pointed Toes, OUCH! (9/5/61 -3) 4 of 34Let the Games Begin (9/5/61 -4) 5 of 34Best Homecoming Queen Candidates Ever (10/3/61 -1) 6 of 34The Evolution of "ROCKETONKA" (10/3/61 - 2) 7 of 34October's Featured Seniors (10/3/61 - 3) 8 of 34Busy Student? (10/3/61 - 4) 9 of 34The Skin of Our Teeth (11/8/61 - 1) 10 of 34First Members of Our Aurean Staff (11/8/61 - 2) 11 of 34November's Featured Seniors (11/8/61 - 3) 12 of 34The Famous Trywell Smile (11/8/61 - 4) 13 of 34A Great Football Season (11/8/61 - 5) 14 of 34A Few Reasons for the Great Football Season (11/8/61 - 6) 15 of 34Getting Ready for the Christmas Concert (12/13/61 - 1) 16 of 34Mr Curry Casts the 1-Act Plays (12/13/61 - 2) 17 of 34And The Plan Succeeded and Then Some (12/13/61 - 3) 18 of 34December's SportLight (12/13/61 - 4) 19 of 34A DIY Hockey "Craft" (12/13/61 - 5) 20 of 34World Citizens (2/13/62 - 1) 21 of 34February's Sportlight (2/13/62 - 2) 22 of 34February's Senior Spotlight (2/13/62 - 3) 23 of 34Frankie Avalon..... REALLY? WOW! (2/13/62 - 4) 24 of 34Future Homemakers (2/13/62 - 5) 25 of 34March Senior Spotlight (3/15/62 - 1) 26 of 34Going for Another Win at the IA Fair (3/15/62 - 3) 27 of 34March Sportlight (3/15/62 -3) 28 of 34An Editorial on School Spirit (3/15/62 - 4) 29 of 34Spring Fashion - Hats & White Gloves (3/15/62 -5) 30 of 34Senior Celebration (3/15/62 -1) 31 of 34May's Featured Seniors (5/25/62 - 2) 32 of 34Way to Go Joyce (5/25/61 - 3) 33 of 34Our Exchange Students' Reflections (5/25/62 - 4) 34 of 34
CANDID PHOTOS 1956-1959
Check out those old memory boxes that your mother finally said you had to take when she was down-sizing. You might find a treasure or two.
Cheryl Zeidler & Jean Etter 1 of 20Bill Hallquist, Ron Wagner, Roger Tadsen, Larry Lichti, & Whitey Larson 2 of 20Bob Barsness 3 of 20Bob Lary 4 of 20Diane McClay, marilyn Manthey & Friend? 5 of 20Lake Harriett: Jenny Fredrickson, Rick Bedow, Bob Barsness, Mikey Anderson, nancy Powell, & Paul Magnusson 6 of 20Mark Gaertner 7 of 20Cheryl Zeidler & Karen Erickson 8 of 20Ione Teigen 9 of 20Back Row: Barb Meuleners, Diane McClay, Jean Etter, Cheryl Zeidler & Karen Ericksonr. Middle Row: Marilyn Manthey, Carolyn Manthey & Ione Teigen. front: Sandy Swanson 10 of 20Back Row: Chuck Ainsworth, Ron Wagner, Cheryl Zeidler & Pam Warner. Front: Russ Eliason, Ione Teigen, Sharon McGinty, Sharon Eide, Mary Strauch & Sue Bublitz. 11 of 20Jim Smith in the Middle. Who are the Pirates? 12 of 20Sue Anderson & Jenny Fredrickson 13 of 20Jim Smith & Sandy Swanson 14 of 20Mark Gaertner & Karen Farrell 15 of 20Sharon McGinty & Paul Magnusson 16 of 20Sandy Bower, jenny Fredrickson & Sharon McGinty 17 of 20Jamy Sugimura, janic Judd, Tony Morgan, Gary Nordquist, Ron Wagner, Denny Wagner, Bill Hallquist, & Roger Tadsen 18 of 20Sharon McGinty 19 of 20Rick Tiden, A Friend?? & Jeff Latterell 20 of 20
RHS '62 50th Reunion PhotosEnjoy these pictures taken by classmates at the 50th Reunion events September 21st - 23rd.
Bob Barsness '62 Russ Schuveiller '60 1 of 9Class of '62 reunion 2 of 9....at the reunion 3 of 9 4 of 9At the reunion...Ford Mustang 5 of 9Welcome to our 50th Friday evening 6 of 9"Find a penny, pick it up, pick it up and all day long you'll have good luck". 7 of 9Your 50th reunion committee 8 of 9" Look here Russ...... I have a problem with that bridge you sold me" 9 of 9
Friday Night with Our TeachersThe Friday Night Gathering was attended by 15 of our former teachers. They looked great, and we were all amazed at how well they rememberred us.
J Hare, R Martignacco, L Grandprey, Jim Carlson, Jan Carlson, C Johnson, N Kerling, B Collison, J Howells, H Hanson, D Johnson, M Hanson & J Lokensgard 1 of 19Lloyd Grandprey & Jim Hare 2 of 19Jan & Jim Carlson & Rudi Martignacco 3 of 19Betty Pope with Norma Kerling 4 of 19Jon Lokensgard Chats with Former Students & Colleagues 5 of 19Roger Tadsen Introduces Rudi Martignacco 6 of 19Coach Bob Collison and Roger Tadsen 7 of 19Marilyn Hanson Enjoys Lloyd Grandprey Interviewing Don johnson, His Fellow Industrial Arts Teacher 8 of 19Jon Lokensgard Shares a Few Memories 9 of 19Jim Hare Talks About Teaching at RHS in the Early 60's. 10 of 19Mary Berger Shares Our Great Memories of Our Teachers 11 of 19Norma Kerling, Carolyn Johnson, Don Johnson & Hub Hanson Enjoys Rudi Martignacco's Comments 12 of 19Jan & Jim Carlson Talk with Roger Tadsen 13 of 19Jim Carlson, jan Carlson, Janet howells, norma Kerling, & Carolyn Johnson 14 of 19Hubert Hanson & Marilyn Hanson 15 of 19Cheryl Downey & Rudy Martignacco 16 of 19Jim Carlson & Dave Olson 17 of 19Janet Howells, marilyn Hanson, & Jan Carlson 18 of 1914 Teachers joined Us Friday Night 19 of 19
Friday Night's Informal GatheringThe Richfield VFW provided the perfect casual environment for the first reunion event.
Dick Stanley Created Our Welcome Sign 1 of 17Mark Trewhella Checks in with Ruthann Duffy, and Marvel Trygg while Sondra Bode Looks on. 2 of 17Dick Swenson & Ivar Eidsmo 3 of 17Carol Scott, Roger Johnson, & Jerry Hoss 4 of 17Rod Youngquist, Betty Pope, Carol Norton & Bob Stone 5 of 17Georgie peterson, Rod Youngquist, Betty Pope, Carol Norton, Bob Stone, & Karen Jensen 6 of 17Steve Frantzich Tells Us About Trywell 7 of 17Gary Strom & Jim Mills 8 of 17Bob Stone, Terry Erickson and Terry's Wife, Karen 9 of 17Char Sole & Bob Treichel 10 of 17Darrell Bertelson & Karen Farrell Jackson 11 of 17Paul Clendening, Dick Victor & Jeff Hagman 12 of 17Carol Norton, Ivar Eidsmo, & Charlie Ainsworth 13 of 17Carol Norton & Bill Pfaff 14 of 17Claire Rumpel & Barbara Lund 15 of 17Ivar Eidsmo & Karen Jensen 16 of 17Cheryl Downey & Bob Stone 17 of 17
The Saturday Night PartySaturday night at the Minnesota Valley Country Club was the "Main Event" of the reunion. Nearly 200 graduates and guests gathered to socialize, share memories and renew friendships.
Joyce Lund Swedean and Dick Swedean Arrive at Minnesota Valley for the 50th 1 of 22Gary Strom, Mike Strand & Dick Gunderson 2 of 22Jim & Mary Jo Mitchell and Russ & Karen Eliason 3 of 22Lee Stokes & Gary Nordquist 4 of 22Roger & Sharon Tadsen 5 of 22Char Sole, Bob Stone, & Sharon McGinty 6 of 22Cheryl Boline, Evy Nelvin, & Jerry Iverson 7 of 22Lee Stokes, Pam Wagner, Cheryl Downey and Ron Wagner 8 of 22Cheryl Downey & Roger Tadsen 9 of 22Rod Youngquist & guest Pat Jonas with Larry Skoglund 10 of 22Joyce Lund, Frank Shemanek, & Mark Gaertner - Mt Calvary Lutheran Grade School Alumni 11 of 22Neil Ahlstrom & Jeff Hagman 12 of 22Russ Conway ('61), Karen Farrell, Paul & Penelope Clendening 13 of 22Gary loomquist, Janice Storaasli Olson, & Randy Olson 14 of 22Carol Museus, Evy nelvin hanson & Evy's Husband Bruce 15 of 22Deanne Bertelson, Sandra Day, Joyce Lund & Carol Bryant 16 of 22Joan Carlson Barton & Joan's Husband Doug (RHS '60) 17 of 22Sharon McGinty & Jenny Fredrickson with Jenny's Husband Culver Adams & Karen Farrell's Husband, Bill jackson 18 of 22Charlie Ainsworth & His Wife Penny with Karen Jensen & Betty Pope 19 of 22Culver Adams, Jenny Fredrickson Adams and Larry Weaver 20 of 22Sondra Bode and Friends 21 of 22Bill Pfaff and a Vintage Car 22 of 22
1961 Lake Conference Football ChampsThe class members who played football on our 1961 championship team reunited with Coach Bob Collison.
Team Members: Jim Mitchell, Mark Gaertner, Steve Saunders, Mike Casey, Coach Collison, Ed Byhre, Russ Eliason, Rick Henkels, Don Campbell, Larry Weaver 1 of 5Arriving at the Team Gathering 2 of 5Hanging with the Team 3 of 5A Good Night for the Coach 4 of 5The 1961 lake Conference Football Champions: Jim, Mark, Mike, Steve, Ed, Coach, Russ, Rick, Don, & Weave 5 of 5
THE SENIOR PROMDig out those old photos; the ones your dad or mom took before the event or the faded "professional" shot in front of that old white door at the Lemington.
The Senior Prom Dance Card 1 of 13Jenny Fredrickson & Jim Mitchell 2 of 13Ginny Bergman & Roger Tadsen 3 of 13Tom Sipera, LouAnn LaBree, Lyn Waller, & Bill Szepanski 4 of 13Paul Clendening, his date?, Jeff Hagman, & Lee Ann Converse 5 of 13Betsy Heeter & Jean Goddard with their prom dates. 6 of 13Cheryl Ziedler & Mark Gaertner 7 of 13Ann Neamand & Linda Meyer with their Prom Dates 8 of 13Ron Wagner, Jeff Hagman, Roger Tadsen & Chuck Torrance 9 of 13JoAnn Dvorsky & Chuck Torrance 10 of 13Nancy Gaustad & Gary Clark 11 of 13Ginny & the Party Crashers: Jim Wallace, Randy Bonner, Dave Olson, Mike Rassmuson, Mark Trewella, & Don Keim 12 of 13Bob Stone, karen Farrell & Ginny Bergman 13 of 13
MemorabiliaTake a look at these to trigger memories of sports events, programs, proms, plays, and other activities that took place during our highschool years.
Program Cover: "The Skin of Our Teeth" 1 of 24Ticket to the One Act Plays 2 of 24Football Line-up 3 of 24Football Program 4 of 24Jim & Denny Co-captains 5 of 24Richfield vs Washburn (Hockey) 6 of 24Nothing could be finah than if we could beat Edina BeeDeeDyna BeeDeeDyna. 7 of 24Political Foundations 8 of 24AFS Activity 9 of 24Senior Banquet Program 10 of 24Senior Banquet menu and Guest Speaker 11 of 24Ski Trip Information 12 of 24Reinfried's Hobo Convention 13 of 24Stock Certificate - 50 Cents 14 of 24Junior Prom Ticket 15 of 24How Much for My Tux? 16 of 24Junior Prom Information 17 of 24Junior Prom "Dance Card" 18 of 24Come to the Ice Cream Social 19 of 24The Yearbooks Arrived 20 of 24Poor Mr. Bielke 21 of 24AUREAN '62 22 of 24Button 23 of 24RocketTonka 24 of 24