Family and friends of Warwick and Maggie Karickhoff gathered together to honor their memories July 9-11. The 23rd annual reunion was at Century Union Hall, Century No. 1 with 103 attending. The evening of July 9 began with visiting as out-of-town and out-of-state relatives arrived, the furthest being from Minneola, Florida. The morning of July 10 was the annual golf tournament with lunch served at 1 p.m. followed by group picture taking and games. On July 11, there were 57 who attended a church service at the union hall that was directed by the grandchildren. A hot dog roast, games and more visiting followed.
Attending were: Clinton Neal and Rosemary Simons of Volga; Vernon and Donna Warnecke of Annapolis, Maryland; Joe and Lora Simons of Volga; George and Carol Clark of Fairfield Glade, Tennessee; Judi Breeden of Bridgewater, Virginia; Larry Crider of Greenville, Ohio; Tonya Boatright and children Brooke, Garrett and Wyatt, of Greenville, Ohio; John Crider and daughter, Megan, of Greenville, Ohio; Pat Hopkins of Minneola, Florida; Craig, Melissa, Casey and Hannah May of Minneola, Florida; Ric Crider of Celina, Ohio and friend Bev Matthews of Springboro, Ohio; Snow Dear Ward of Tavares, Florida; Jim and Teresa Ward of Greenville, Ohio, and grandchildren, Derek and Jaron Brock of Maryville, Tennessee; Chip and Karen DeLaet of Eustis, Florida; Bob and Barbara Sanderson and grandchildren, Marshal, Savannah and Tiffany Sanderson, of New Carlisle, Ohio; Kevin Sanderson and children, Wyatt and Kiara Sanderson, of St. Paris, Ohio; Caitlin Woodrum of Frankfort, Kentucky; Earl and Verna Karickhoff of Volga; Earl Wayne, Cindy and Cole Karickhoff of Volga; Mark, Sherri and Karson Karickhoff of Volga; Tula and Ron Curkendall of Volga; Norman, Linda, Cory and Lydia Wagner of Elkins; Oneita Powers of Volga; Pam Moore of Buckhannon; Katina, Ron and Evan Carpenter of Buckhannon; Debbie and Charlie Quick of Buckhannon, and grandchildren, Savannah and Zachary of Elizabethtown, Kentucky; Kelly Coberly of Buckhannon; Ben and Joyce Powers of Buckhannon; Tom Powers of Volga; Danielle Powers of Buckhannon; Deloris Smith of Volga; Rod Smith of New Martinsville; Carisa, Adam P., Riley and Reece Smith of Vienna; Shane, Michele, Brandon, Dominick and Cameron Smith of Morgantown; Katrina, Tim and Aaron Harris of Volga; Donnie and Susie Kincaid of Buckhannon; Don Jr., Connie, Caleb and Allison Kincaid of Buckhannon; Gerry and Libby Hoover of Buckhannon; Jennifer, Derek, Devon and Juliann Cutlip of Lost Creek; Loren "Dutch" and Jane Karickhoff of Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio; Chris, Teresa, Kristi and Sarah Karickhoff of Akron, Ohio; Josie Bumgarner of Akron, Ohio; Lauren Spring of Akron, Ohio; Paul Summers of Naples, Florida; and Eleanora and Bob Withers of Buckhannon.
Next year's reunion will be on July 8-10 at the Century Union Hall.