The National Alumni Association for the Junior O.U.A.M. Home is to have its 2013 Tiffin Homecoming this weekend. Surviving Homekids and their families are to begin arriving Friday evening for registration and the President's Reception at 6 p.m. at the Quality Inn on US 224. The president for 2013 is Guy Abbott III.
Saturday's activities begin with a Dad Kernan Memorial Service at 10 a.m. in Greenlawn Cemetery. A corn roast and bean feed is set for 11:30 a.m. in Junior Homekid Park, followed by a service at the park's war memorial. A business meeting is to take place at 3 p.m. at the Quality Inn. The alumni dance at 8 p.m. concludes the day.
A church service is planned for 10 a.m. Sunday in the Ohio Memorial Church at Tiffin Developmental Center. At noon is a picnic at the Amvets Hall on SR 100. Then it's back to the Quality Inn for a banquet at 6:30 p.m. and the traditional Afterglow Party.
PHOTO BY MARYANN KROMER
Joe Buckley of Tiffin (left) greets Ed Hogue of Michigan at the Seneca County Museum. Hogue made the trip Aug. 18 to Tiffin for the Junior Home program this weekend.
The reunion concludes with a farewell lunch at 11 a.m. Monday in Junior Homekid Park.