The 63rd Koenig Family Reunion was Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, at the Whalen Cabin in Phelps Park in Decorah.

Co-hosts were the Leonard and Verne Koenig families.

Those attending were: James and Darlene Koenig, Tom and Bonnie Daleness, Ben, Angie, Haley and Kelsey Fleckenstein, Verne Koenig, Brandon Marsh, Gary Koenig, Sharon Johnson, Mike and Laurie Tallman, Sue and Keith Miller, Danielle and Kent Koenig, Nick Snitker and Sara Byrnes, Tami, Chris and Andrew Clarke, Brittany Strope, Doug and Rhonda Koenig, Roger, Kari and Adrian Caceres, Tara, John, Kylee, Breon and Dylan Kinyon, Bryce, Tiffany, Ellsy, Kase, Krue and Everly Koenig, Dennis and Sandy Koenig, Ruby Koenig, Dawn and Isabella Koenig, Kevin, Christine, Sophia and Nathan Daleness, Bob and Kathy Koenig, Roger and Jan Koenig, Michael and Janice Koenig, Andre Koenig, Kyle, Kristi and Jake Oakland and Erica Buechel.

The reunion began at 11 am. A potluck dinner began at noon with a German prayer said by Verne Koenig. A business meeting was held at 2 p.m.

The oldest relative attending was Harlen Koenig (99) of Postville.

The youngest relative attending was Everly Marie Koenig, daughter of Bryce (Doug) and Tiffany Koenig from Waukon (April 28, 2017).

Births: Everly Marie Koenig; Mason Dean Keuning, son of Lucas (Peggy) and Nicole Keuning, born Aug. 17, 2017.

Deaths: NONE.

Marriages: Britanny (Leonard, Karen, Tami) and Matthew Strope, Sept. 10, 2016.

The relative traveling the farthest was Gary Koenig from Broomfield, Colo.

The closest relative was Andre Koenig from Decorah.

The hosting families for 2018 are the Milton and Loren Koenig families.