Koch-Ramstetter Family Reunion
Golden Gate Canyon, Colorado: July 23, 2006


We went to the family reunion for Mike's Mom's family (Koch and Ramstetter). Here's the Golden Gate Grange, where the reunion was held:


View from the Grange:

Mike's favorite rock formation outside the Grange:

Inside the grange: The photo collage for past Grange Masters includes a nubmer of people from Mike's family, like:
his grandma's sister, Martha Koch
his grandfather (moms' dad), Clarence Nicholls
his great-grandfather, Gus Koch


Here's some of the family history information that was available as handouts. The first page was found in Gladys Ramstetter's papers and was compiled sometime before 1965:

Additional information from other people:




Everyone brought something a dish for the lunch:

Inside the Grange hall: tables, the stage, and Terry with Maddie (who doesn't look happy because she was very hot. The Grange does not have air conditioning and it was a pretty hot day.)




GROUP PHOTOS!!


Rannae, Maddie, Gwenn, and Terry:

Rannae, Maddie, Gwenn, Terry, Mike, and Rob:

From left to right: (I took this picture and then joined the group for the next picture)
Rob, Rannae, & Maddie
Mikeís parents: Terry & Gwenn
In the pink shirt, Mikeís Momís Cousinís wife, Nancy
Behind Nancy: In the back, her husband Dave in the checkered shirt.
Between Dave and Nancy in the yellow shirt, Daveís younger brother Scott.
Next to Scott, Dave and Nancyís daughter, Bridget.
Behind Bridget, her older brother Travis. Next to Travis, his wife Trisha and their daughter Cynthia.
Mike & me.

"Kari, aren't you going to stand with your husband?" "but ...oh there he is!"

From left to right:
Rob, Rannae, & Maddie
Mikeís parents: Terry & Gwenn
In the pink shirt, Mikeís Momís Cousinís wife, Nancy
Behind Nancy: In the back, her husband Dave in the checkered shirt.
Between Dave and Nancy in the yellow shirt, Daveís younger brother Scott.
Next to Scott, Dave and Nancyís daughter, Bridget.
Behind Bridget, her older brother Travis. Next to Travis, his wife Trisha and their daughter Cynthia.
Mike & me.