BELTSVILLE SHELL: Reunions




Reunion 2017

Beltsville Shell Reunion 2017

Date:  April 18, 2017
Location:  Herman's Garage
Attendees:
Front Row (L to R):  Pat Thomas, Cary, Nace DeLauter, Steve Yokum, Diana, Eddy Scarcia

Back Row (L to R):  Bud Duley and Friend, Jimmy Yokum, David Brattan, Tom Hontz, Bonnie Hontz, Herman Knauer, Steve Anderson, Phil Corbin, Sam Witmore, Billy Mortfeld, Sonny Boteler, Charles Crowson

In attendance but not shown:  Nancy Paul Thomas and Tammy Williams

 

Reunion 2015

Beltsville Shell Reunion 2015

Date:  November 14, 2015
Location:  Herman’s Garage
Attendees:
Front Row (L to R):  Diana, Suzanne (Rodgers) Lees, Joanna, Bonnie Hontz, and Billy Mortfeld

Back Row (L to R):  Gary Manley, Steve Van Kirk, Robert Edwards, Herman Knauer (behind Robert), Malcolm Van Kirk, Cary Thomas, Sonny Boteler, Nace DeLauter, Steve Anderson, Tom Hontz, Charles Crowson, Bud Duley, Phil Corbin, Eddie Scarcia and Pat Thomas

In attendance but not shown:  Al Beck, and Nancy Paul Thomas
Posted in fond memory of Sam Powell who was unable to attend

 

Reunion 2014

Beltsville Shell Reunion 2014

Date: July 12, 2014
Location: Herman’s Garage
Attendees:
Left to Right: Robert Edwards (owner of the red Corvette), Dennis Monke, Frank Mintz, Ron Strobel, Sam Whitmore, Bill Goodwin, Sonny Boteler, Tom Hontz, Bill Mortfeld, Sam Powell, (unknown photobomber), Donny Borgwardt, Nace Delauter, Bonnie Hontz, Charles Crowson, Tammy Williams, Pat Thomas, Herman Knauer, Cary Thomas, Phil Corbin, Nancy Paul Thomas, Lynn Garland

In attendance but not shown: Al Beck, Rodney Garrison, Bill Hurley, Hannah Mortfeld Jenkins, Barbara Ransom, Rick Ransom, Eddie Scarcia, Malcolm Van Kirk, Bonnie Williams

 

Reunion 2013

Beltsville Shell Reunion 2013

Date: September 12, 2013
Location: Herman’s Garage
Attendees:
Front Row (L to R): Gerry Adkins, Sara Wiley, Lynn Garland, Nancy Thomas

Back Row (L to R): Sam Whitmore, Phil Corbin, Gary Manley, Tom Hontz, Sonny Boteler, Cary Thomas, Herman Knauer, Nace DeLauter, Bill Goodwin, Bill Mortfeld, Pat Thomas

In attendance but not shown: Rick Ransom, Malcolm Van Kirk, Steve Van Kirk, Tammy Williams, Bonnie Williams, Robert Edwards

With us in Spirit, but unable to attend:  Bonnie Hontz

 

Reunion 2012

Beltsville Shell Reunion 2012

Date: July 8, 2012
Location: Herman’s Garage
Attendees:
Front Row (L to R): Steve Anderson, Sonny Boteler, Lynn (Bladen) Garland, Brenda (Fisher) Drake, Cary Thomas

Back Row (L to R): Phil Corbin, Sam Whitmore, Herman Knauer, Nace DeLauter, Dexter Drake, Pat Thomas

 

Reunion 2011

Beltsville Shell Reunion 2011

Date: December 6, 2011
Location: Tom & Bonnie’s Garage
Attendees:
Front Row (L to R): Gary Manley, Nace DeLauter, Brenda (Fisher) Drake, Cary Thomas, Bill Goodwin, Tom Hontz, Malcolm VanKirk

Back Row (L to R): Sonny Boteler, Steve Anderson, Herman Knauer, Phil Corbin, Dexter Drake, Bonnie (Reid) Hontz

 

Reunion 2010

Beltsville Shell Reunion 2010

Date: Sunday, September 25, 2010
Location: Herman Knauer’s Garage
Attendees:
Foreground: "Cinder"

Front Row (L to R): Nace DeLauter, Cary Thomas, Hannah Mortfeld Jenkins, Tom Hontz and Pat Thomas

Back Row (L to R): Valerie Smith, Fred Smith, Sonny Boteler, Herman Knauer, Phil Corbin, Sam Powell

In attendance but not shown: Bonnie Hontz, Scott Thompson, Mike O'Connor, Tom O'Connor, Mike Moore
(Photo courtesy of Bonnie Hontz)

 

Reunion 2009

Beltsville Shell Reunion 2009

Date: Sunday, October 25, 2009
Location: Herman Knauer’s Garage
Attendees:
Foreground:  Ron Thorpe and "Cinder"

Seated (L to R): Jimmie Wagner, Joe Mack Schubert, Cary Thomas, Gary Manley

Standing (L to R): Bill Goodwin, John Evans, Sam Whitmore, Tom O'Connor, Sharon (Cox) Winne, Sandy Johnson, Sam Powell, Sonny Boteler, Nace Delauter, Malcolm Van Kirk, Phil Corbin, Mike Moore, Tommy Nichols, Herman Knauer, Bev Williams, Billie Mortfield, Neal Gooding, Bonnie Hontz, Mike O'Connor, Tom Hontz

In attendance but not shown:  Ralph Bull, Tammy Williams
(Photo courtesy of Tammy Williams)

 

Reunion 2008

Beltsville Shell Reunion 2008

Date: Saturday, September 7, 2008
Location: Herman Knauer's Garage
Attendees:
Front row, L to R: Phil Corbin, Robert Edwards, "Cinder", Tom Hontz, Cary Thomas, Nace DeLauter, Bill Goodwin

Back row, L to R: Billie Mortfeld, Sonny Boteler, Sam Whitmore, Sam Powell, Herman Knauer, Ron Thorpe

In attendance but not shown: Bonnie Hontz, Bob Bozman

 

Reunion 2007

Beltsville Shell Reunion 2007

Date: October 12,2007
Location: Green Turtle, Laurel, MD
Attendees: (L to R) Debbie Rogers, Steve Koch, Suzanne Rogers, Sam Powell, Tom Hontz, Phil Corbin, Cary Thomas, Sonny Boteler, Nace DeLauter, Bill Rogers, Bill Goodwin, Maryjane Goodwin

 

Reunion 2006

Beltsville Shell Reunion 2006

Date: September 30, 2006
Location: Sonny Boteler’s House (also enjoyed the Dover Weekend in July 2006)
Attendees: (L to R) Sandi Johnson Watt, Randall Parks, Norma Jean Parks, Steve Collins, Gerald Perkins, Charlie Hopkins, Phil Corbin, P. J. Hopkins, Sonny Boteler, Rickie Hopkins, Larry Fiscus, Sam Whitmore, Herman Knauer, Nace Delauter, Tom Hontz, Bonnie Hontz, Teresa Collins. 

In attendance but not shown: Bill Goodwin and Cary Thomas

 

Reunion 2005

Beltsville Shell Reunion 2005

Date: Friday, October 14, 2005
Location: Green Turtle, Laurel, MD
(Also went to 75-80 Drag-A-Way the next day)
Attendees: (L to R) Sonny Boteler, Sam Powell, Cary Thomas, Nace DeLauter, Frank Bollinger

In attendance but not shown: Bill Goodwin - camera man!

 

Reunion 2004

Beltsville Shell Reunion 2004

Date: Friday, October 22, 2004
Location: Green Turtle, Laurel, MD (Also went to the High Point High School 50th Anniversary the next day)
Attendees: (L to R) Jack Moffett, Norma Jean Parks, Cary Thomas, Sam Powell, Sandi Johnson Watt, Carol (Sigler) Joyce, Sonny Boteler, Bonnie Hontz, Charlie Hopkins, Nace DeLauter, Wayne Thomas, Tom Hontz

 

Reunion 2003

Beltsville Shell Reunion 2003

Date: Saturday, March 15, 2003
Location: Kaufman’s Restaurant
Attendees:  (L to R) Cary Thomas, Ralph Bull, Sonny Boteler, John Bradley, Nace DeLauter, Peggy Bradley, Bonnie Hontz, Tom Hontz, Wayne Thomas   

 

Reunion 2002

Beltsville Shell Reunion 2002

Date: Saturday, March 9, 2002
Location: Kaufman’s Restaurant
Attendees:  (L to R) Frank Porto, Cary Thomas, Sonny Boteler, John Bradley, Nace DeLauter, Frank Bollinger, and Jim Noll.

In attendance but not shown: Wayne Thomas