The family and friends of Warwick and Maggie Karickhoff gathered together July 12-13 to honor their memories and also the memories of their children who have also passed, Audrey Kincaid, Roxie Simons, Virginia Keller, Elsie Crider, Snow Dear Ward and Earl Karickhoff.
The 26th annual reunion was hosted at Century Union Hall, Century No. 1 with 84 attending, the furthest being from Naples, Fla. Saturday began with a catered lunch served at noon followed by group picture taking, an auction and games. On Sunday, 68 people 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; Donna and Vernon Warneke of Annapolis, Md.; George and Carol Clark of Fairfield Glade, Tenn.; Judi Breeden of Bridgewater, Va.; Larry and Emma Crider of Greenville, Ohio; John Crider of Greenville, Ohio; Wyatt and Garret Boatwright of Greenville, Ohio; Pat Hopkins of Minneola, Fla.; Craig, Melissa, Casey and Hannah May of Minneola, Fla.; Ric Crider of Celina, Ohio; Viki Shaffer of Celina, Ohio. Jim and Teresa Ward of Greenville, Ohio; Derek, Amber and Brentley Brock of Maryville, Tenn.; Gavin Brock of Maryville, Tenn.; Chip and Karen DeLaet of Simpsonville, S.C.; Kent DeLaet of Cullowhee, N.C.; Bob and Barbara Sanderson of New Carlisle, Ohio; Earl Wayne and Cindy Karickhoff of Volga; Mark Karickhoff of Volga; Tula Curkendall of Volga; Norman, Linda and Cory Wagner of Elkins; Grant and Lydia Jones of Elkins; Oneita Powers of Volga; Pam Moore of Buckhannon; Jimmy Clark of Buckhannon; Debbie and Charlie Quick of Buckhannon; Ben and Joyce Powers of Buckhannon; Tom Powers of Volga and son, Steven; Connie, Mike and Michaela Nelson of Culloden; Cody Nelson of Fairmont; Deloris Smith of Volga; Carisa, Adam, Riley and Reece Smith of Vienna; Shane, Michele, Brandon, Dominick and Cameron Smith of Morgantown; Katrina, and Tim Harris of Volga; Aaron and Tasha Harris of Volga; Donnie and Susie Kincaid of Buckhannon; Don Jr., Connie, Caleb and Allison Kincaid of Buckhannon; Gerry and Libby Hoover of Buckhannon; Chris, Teresa, Kayla, Sarah and Kristi Karickhoff of Akron, Ohio; Kurtis Britt, Josie Bachman and Danielle Graham of Akron, Ohio; and WavaLou Summers and son, Paul Summers, of Naples, Fla.
The next reunion will be July 11-12, 2015, at the Century Union Hall.