Lewis G. Bortner family reunion 1971
Bortner family retains leaders All officers were reelected for another year during the 22nd annual Lewis G. Bortner family reunion held at St. Jacob's (Stone) Union Church picnic grove, near Brodbeck, with 168 persons par- par- ticipating. Retained were: President, Robert Bortner, Spring Grove; vice president, George W. Bortner, Brodbeck; secretary, Raymond A. Gerbrick, York; treasurer, Henry C. Bortner, York and president emeritus, John Bortner, Hanover. Prizes were awarded to the following: Mrs. Lizzie Snyder, oldest person; Linda Loraine Keeney, youngest person; Mr. and Mrs. Harry Glatfelter, married the longest time, and Mr. and Mrs. George Sweitzer, Most recently married. Memorial services for two persons were conducted by Dr. Ross Bortner, West Chester.