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May 17, 2019 - Okeene, OK
Friday, May 18th-- Abilene to Okeeene Leaving Abilene, we headed south through Wichita. Before leaving on this trip, I’d made reservations for a couple of nights at Oklahoma's Roman Nose State Park after finding out that there was going to be a cousin reunion there. My Aunt Amy still lives on the Janzen Farm just east of Okeene, OK. My cousin Wayne lives with her, taking care of her. Two of my Seattle area cousins, Maureen and Nadine, were visiting Aunt Amy, so we decided to stop in and see everybody before going to the state park...Jump to full entry
Dec 19, 2009 - Okeene, Oklahoma-- Rattlesnake Country!
The night of 12/18 we parked in the farmyard of my Aunt Amy and Uncle Gus. Both are retired-— Amy from teaching, Gus from farming. We last saw Gus & Amy this past April. Gus had just had a Cochlear implant done in an attempt to improve his profound hearing loss. As we visited with Gus this time, it was apparent that his hearing is much improved. He has always been a very outgoing, fun, uncle, “full of Gus-to.” With his improved hearing, Gus is back to being interactive, funny, and able to interact. Aunt Amy invited three of my cousins,...Jump to full entry