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Haller family gathers for annual reunion

August 22, 2009

The annual Haller family reunion was held July 12 at Shafer Park in Boonsboro.

The reunion is held each year in honor of John Haller and Flora Miss Haller who had 10 children - Alta, Clare, Grace, Louise, Myrtle, Phoebe, Ruth, John, Charles and Harmon.

Before lunch, Mel Sappington of Smyrna, Del., offered the invocation with thoughts for those present and remembrance of those who were sick or unable to attend.

Recognition was given to the following: oldest woman, Esther Cheney; oldest man, Charles F. "Tubby" Clopper; youngest child, Lexi Clark; traveling the longest distance, Chris Clark; most recently married, Pat and Michelle Shoemaker; and couple married the longest, Mel and Dot Sappington.

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Guessing games were won by MaryKate Lukac for Gummi Bears, Dot Sappington for Starlight mints, Traci Davies for butterscotch and Tom Shoemaker for the watermelon. The grand prize was won by Madi Davies. Dot Sappington and Marilyn McGlothin donated the games and gifts.

Those attending were Charles F. "Tubby" Clopper, Esther Cheney, Stephanie Shafer, Jimi McGlothin, Jamie McGlothin, MaryKate Lukac, Gloria Bragunier, Mel Sappington, Dot Sappington, Ed Clopper, Tom Shoemaker, Janet Shoemaker, Kevin Davies, Traci Davies, Zach Davies, Ben Davies, Madi Davies, Pat Shoemaker, Michelle Shoemaker, Mallory Shoemaker, Maggie Shoemaker, Katie Shoemaker, Jameson Detweiler, Chris Clark, Lexi Clark, Kaye Shoemaker, Galen Knode, Theresa Knode and Marilyn McGlothin.

The next reunion will be in July 2010.

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