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Kalamazoo Singing

Wesley Foundation, Kalamazoo, Michigan

Sunday, July 16, 2006

Chairman Bill Beverly opened the eighth annual Kalamazoo singing leading 37b. Will Fitzgerald offered the morning prayer.

The following officers were elected or appointed to serve: Chairman—Bill Beverly; Vice Chairman—Martha Beverly; Secretary—Henry Schuman.

Leaders: Bill Beverly and Martha Beverly 171; Bess Fitzgerald and Will Fitzgerald 34b; Cathryn Bearov 480; Liz Kiser 426b; Roger Williams 210; Reba Dell Windom 168; David Yeager 448t; Jan Wright 107; Rodney Ivey 108b; Molly Williams 155; Lou Kujawinski 510; Mercy Watkins 335; John Fink 236; Cheyenne Ivey and Jessica Ivey 76b; Darrell Swarens 198.


Jan Wright called the class to order leading 344. Leaders: Mary List 125; Bob Borcherding 56b; Allison Ivey 270; Joe Todd 322; Ginny Landgraf 375; Edward Thomas 146; Ted Johnson 542; Pleasance Crawford 381; Rachel Adelstein 151; Will Fitzgerald 179; Janet Fraembs 385b; Wayne Dell 47b; Jo Schultz 532; Mathew Lind and Malachi Lind 87; Lela Crowder 208.


John Fink called the class to order leading 45b. Leaders: David Rust 280; Pauline Childers 318; Marcia Johnson and Pauline Childers 288; David Ivey 65; Nancy Yeager 535; Lisa Cohen 485; Adrian Eldridge 58; Ann Missavage 203; Coy Ivey 59; Coy Ivey and Martha Beverly (in memory of Aurelia Grieshop, Iowa, who died Friday) 384; Kay Huener 551; Andrew Kiser 424; Melanie Hauff 215. The Reverend Thom Davenport, Director of Wesley Foundation, offered remarks and the blessing for the noon meal.


Martha Beverly called the class to order leading 56t. Leaders: Charlotte Wolfe 145t; Ryan Wheeler 141; Karen Ivey and Allison Ivey 440; Jan May 63; Judy Hauff 377; Jim Helke 415; Syble Adams 445; James Page 277; Joan Aldridge 228; Idy Kiser 47t; Johanna Fabke 74t; Bobby Watkins 30b; Penny Kujawinski 272; Samuel Sommers 316; Ann Miczulski 30t; Marcia Johnson 283; Beth Todd 234; Henry Schuman 422; Bill Beverly 86.

Announcements were made, and Chairman Bill Beverly led 209 as the closing song. Will Fitzgerald dismissed the class with prayer.

Chairman—Bill Beverly; Vice Chairman—Martha Beverly; Secretary—Henry Schuman.