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Changes to RMD rules - Important new Development

Required Minimum Distribution (RMD) for tax sheltered savings programs (i.e., IRA's, 401(k)'s etc) were suspended for 2020 due to the unpresidented drop in stock market prices in March and April, based upon a Law passed on March 27, 2020 referred to as the CARES Act.  What if you had already taken distributions prior to that date?  Without going through all of the details, the upshot is this.  You can put all of the money you withdrew this year back into your tax sheltered savings accounts as if the distribution never occured, but you have a deadline of August 31, 2020 to do so.  This will save taxes that you owe for 2020. I am calling my broker tomorrow to find out how they intend to impliment this IRS ruling.


Due to the COVID-19 Situation, the 55th Reunion HAS BEEN CANCELLED. Reunion dates for 2021 Reunion are Friday, October 22, Saturday, October 23, and Sunday, October 24, 2021. Theme for Saturday will be based on everyone turning 75 beginning in November of next year.            

  • Friday will be general conversation at HoJo's with pizza.
  • Saturday will be a brief program and sit down dinner at HoJo's.
  • Sunday will be a brunch at the Old Barn Out Back.

We will try to allow as much time as possible for socializing and conversation.

More details to follow after the first of the year.

The Survey link on the left will remain for the time being for classmates.



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For further assistance, click CONTACT US on the left side and type a message. Be sure to leave your CURRENT EMAIL ADDRESS. Also if your password does not work, we will need to know this. A temporary password will be issued. Once logged in be sure to change it for your security. ALWAYS SCROLL TO THE BOTTOM AND "SAVE" your changes before you exit.

Always check Message Forum on the right or User Forums (at left) for individual classmates announcements. Also check the MESSAGE CENTER by clicking the Human Icon again. 

<<<<<< Daniel L. Garrison and David E. Gossard Rubbings from THE WALL now posted in LSHS Vietnam In Memory link on the left. Special thanks to Chris (Greer) Ryan for sharing these.
All Choir Recordings are Online!
Go to User Forums.
Click on "Choir Memories".
Click on "All Choir Memories are Online".
Christopher Miller LSHS ‘66 has published a choir piece that may be of interest to all of our musically inclined classmates.
"Two American Hymns" was published by Neil A. Kjos Music.  Conceived as a concert piece, but suitable also for church, "Two American Hymns" combines, literally, the familiar melodies of "How Firm a Foundation" and "Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing".  This treatment emphasizes the strong, rough-hewn pioneer character of the hymn tunes and with rich harmonies, explores them lyrically as well.
Copies, $1.70 each, can be ordered at Rettig Music in Lima, Ohio on Shawnee Rd, and in the Columbus, Ohio area, can be found at Stanton's Sheet Music, downtown.  At the Stanton's website, you can hear the publisher's recording.
25th Best of the Region 7/26/2020





•   Richard Sherrick  8/11
•   Linda Dunbar (Dunbar)  8/10
•   Brenda Groll (Friedrich)  8/10
•   Candice Thrush  7/29
•   Ronald McCormick  7/24
•   Jane Welty (Taylor)  7/23
•   Gerald Repasz  7/20
•   Dennis Mooney  7/19
•   Carl Triplett  7/18
•   Pamela Battels (Lowry)  7/11
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