50-Year Club

Black Hills State University graduates from the Class of 1962 recently gathered on campus to celebrate their induction into the 50-Year Club. Each year, classmates from the 50-year class return to campus to celebrate the anniversary of their graduation. Members from prior graduating classes are also invited to attend a banquet in honor of the Class of 1962. Members of the 50-Year Club in attendance for the banquet were (standing, left to right): John Hostler, Class of ’62, Blunt; Ken Everett, Class of ’62, Mountain Home, Idaho; James Dunn, Class of ’62, Lead; Everett Follette, Class of ’55, Spearfish; Delbert Blume, Class of ’61, Buffalo; Mildred (Johnson) Cundy, Class of ’62, Spearfish; Bill Anthony, Class of ’59, Casper, Wyo.; Doneen (Daughenbaugh) Grimm, Class of ’62, Rapid City; Roger Bell, Class of ’61, Spearfish; Mary Ellen (Davis) Osloond, Class of ’62, Spearfish; Delbert Harbaugh, Class of ’57, Rapid City; Robert Julius, Class of ’60, Sturgis; Diana (Babb) Glover, Class of ’61, Rapid City; Phyllis (Krause) Eastman, Class of ’58, Spearfish; Otis Eastman, Class of ’58, Spearfish; Marguerite (Mickelson) Kleven, Class of ’54, Sturgis; Keith Shostrom, Class of ’57, Deadwood; Ruth (Zitting) Robinson, Class of ’62, Henderson, Nev.; Loyal Robinson, Class of ’62, Henderson, Nev.; (seated, left to right): Duane Brooks, Class of ’62, Mt. Shasta, Calif.; June (Endes) Land, Class of ’62, Gillette, Wyo.; Karen (Kovarik) Patterson, Class of ’62, Sundance, Wyo.; Carlene (Maus) Rosencranz, Class of ’62, Spearfish; Mary Ann (Stephenson) Erickson, Class of ’54, Spearfish; Helen (Goerndt) Meink, Class of ’62, Lemmon; Sonya (Bell) Albers, Class of ’56, Spearfish; and Beverly (Olsen) Carr, Class of ’55, Spearfish.