Pioneers of the Past
Middle Park Fair and Rodoe - Kremmling, CO

In the late 1800s and early 1900s, many pioneer families came to Middle Park. Today the Middle Park Fair board is proud to honor the sons and daughters of these pioneers.

• 1949; Delia M. Just, Tabernash; Fred A. Field, Parshall
• 1950; Laura Pettingell, Grand Lake, R.O. Throckmorton, Hot Sulphur Springs
• 1951; F.C. Jones, Stela Pickering, Kremmling; Josephine Button, Hot Sulphur Springs;
Rose E. Selak, Granby; Albert Scholl, Parshall
• 1952; Anna M. Reubgardt, Granby; George Selak; Grand Lake, Sarah Mather, Sheephorn; Adolf Ritschard; Kremmling
• 1953; Milly R. McQueary and Earl McQueary, Parshall; Lelah Ault, Allice Stafford, Kremmling; Olive McGlochlin, Hot Sulphur Springs
• 1954; Mary Walter, John Atmore, John Mather, Kremmling
• 1955; Jennie Jameson, Fritz Ritschard, Kremmling
• 1956; Lillie Curtis, Granby; Thomas McGeer, Kremmling
• 1957; Daisy Jenne, Hot Sulphur Springs
• 1958; Elizabeth Free, Hot Sulphur Springs; Helen King, Oscar Pickering, Kremmling
• 1959; Marie Eastin and C.C. Eastin, Kremmling; Francis Jesmer, Kremmling
• 1960; Ella Matheson, Jake Fetters, Kremmling; Mr. & Mrs. Elmer Harsh, Grand Lake
• 1961; Nina Austin, Kremmling; Ed Linke, Granby; Peter Benson, Fraser
• 1962; Myrtle Everhar, Willow Creek; Willie Infanger, Kremmling
• 1963; Laura McLean, Hot Sulphur Springs; Mortie Pinney, Kremmling; Mary L. Cairns, Grand Lake; Frank Carlson, Fraser; Elnora Smith, Fraser
• 1964; Leah Morris, Granby; Clyde Edmondson, Kremmling
• 1965; Bessie Wheatley, Maude Mugrage, Carl Ritschard, Kremmling
• 1966; Nancy Engle, Kremmling; Albert Selak, Granby; Charlie Palmer, Blue River Valley
• 1967; Clyde Eslick, Grand Lake
• 1968; Emil and Mamie Reinhardt, Hot SulphurSprings
• 1969; Fritz Linke, Barbara Leatherman, Granby
• 1970; Martha Weimer, Lilly Reini, Parshall; Rhea Esmiol, Ed Yust, Kremmling
• 1971; Chester McQueary, Mary Miller, Granby; May McClung, Kremmling
• 1972; Glen and Adeline Sheriff, Hot Sulphur Springs
• 1973; Ed Selak, Granby; Lillian Edmondson, Kremmling
• 1974; Robert Selak, Granby; Robert Scholl, Parshall; George Selak, Granby
• 1975; Mary Lindsey, Fay DeBerard, Kremmling
• 1976; Ralph Pickering, Granby; Frances M. Shearer, Rachael Nun, Nella Tucker, Kremmling
• 1977; Gertrude Olson Pickering, Clyde B. Pickering, Earl Johnson, Kremmling
• 1978; Helen O. Curry, William Roy Leroux, Kremmling; Joseph A. Mitchell, Parshall
• 1979; Ernest P. Rundell, Joseph McElroy, Olga Hill, Kremmling
• 1980; Glenn Pharo, Granby; Kenneth Wood, Kremmling
• 1981; Marie Robbins, Granby; Kenneth Wood, Kremmling
• 1982; Elizabeth Culbreath, Kremmling; Fred McMahon, Parshall
• 1983; Oris Hayworth, Kremmling; Harold Reini, Parshall
• 1984; Marie Craven George, Ted Ritschard, Kremmling; Carolyn Stone, Granby
• 1985; William Ainsley, Granby; Sarah Orr, Kremmling
• 1986; Horace Button, Hot Sulphur Springs; Margaret Murphy Short, Granby; ConRitschard, Kremmling
• 1987; Rudy and Clarabell Just, Tabernash; Allyn H. “Tine” Wood, Herman and Arvid Christensen, Kremmling
• 1988; Harry Jones, Kremmling; Patience CairnsKemp, Grand Lake
• 1989; Kate Bannock, Kilker, Kremmling
• 1990; Helen Bumgarner, George Knorr, Karl Knorr, Joe Myers, June Swanson, Kremmling
• 1991; Tillie Gingery, Granby; Violet Frye, Fraser & Granby; Charles Free, Kremmling
• 1992; Grace Blayney, Granby; Elsie Clayton, Fraser; John Murphy, Granby; Edna Tucker, Fraser; Thelma Watt, Parshall
• 1993; Lillian Taylor, Ruth Phillips, Leo Marte, Granby; Laura Russell, Parshall; Rose Wagner, Kremmling/Fairplay
• 1994; Bud Linke, Granby
• 1995; Aurille White, Marjorie Underwood, Kremmling
• 1996; Ken Wheatley, Kremmling; Frances Long, Blue River Valley; Ted McMahon, Parshall
• 1997; Wilson Howe, Parshall; George Mitchell, Parshall; Elsie Ruske, Grand Lake; Dave Thompson, Hot Sulphur Springs
• 1998; Eunice Marte, Granby; Fred Palmer, Bernice Overholt, Kremmling; Howard Giberson, Sue Chamberlain, Summit County
• 1999; Stella Wheatley, Kremmling; Jean O’Neill, Fraser; Merritt Esmiol, Kremmling
• 2000; Bill Taussig, Jim Taussig, Jack Taussig Parshall; Laureen Myers, Kremmling; Carl Enyeart, Melvin Long, Summit County; Dick Thompson, Granby
• 2001; Lloyd Palmer, Kremmling
• 2002; Joe Marte, Thelma Hill, Granby; John Sheriff, Hot Sulphur Springs; Margaret Burger, Kremmling
• 2003; Edna Palmer, Bill Curran, Kremmling; Tom Giberson, Summit County
• 2004; Rose Cox, Cedaredge; Jackie Boyd, Granby
• 2005; Eddie Linke, Granby; Patty & Ernie Shearer, Parshall; Gary Breeze, Kremmling
• 2006; Laura & Verne Weimer, Parshall; Don Acord, Granby
• 2007; Clifford Clayton, Fraser; Jack & Carol Horn, Jim Daxton, Granby; Harold (Smitty) Smith, Fraser
• 2008; Alta Orr, Jerry Hale, Edwin Hill, Clinton Hill, Richard Hill, Granby
• 2009; Richard & Marilyn Curry, Jack McElroy, Kremmling; Jack Orr, Granby; Peg Toft, Kremmling
• 2010; Mary Baumberger, Grand Lake; Grady & Gail Culbreath, Kremmling; Duane & Pat
Scholl, Kremmling
• 2011; Toots Cherrington, Granby; Laurayne Davison, Kremmling; George Culbreath, Heeney
• 2012; Hilda Hale, Granby; George Edwards, Kremmling; Dale Childers, Kremmling
• 2013; Lee Morrow, Fraser
• 2014; Ilene Heeney, Kremmling, ThereseMcElroy, Kremmling
• 2015; Yvonne Knox, Hot Sulphur Springs; Jim Lynch, Kremmling; Joyce Engel, Fraser
• 2015; Yvonne Knox, Hot Sulphur Springs; Jim Lynch, Kremmling; Joyce Engel, Fraser
• 2016; Paul Stuart, Granby; Alan Wheatley, John Colburn, Jim Heeney, Kremmling; Gert Young, Silverthorne
• 2017; Jim Chase, Bob Chase, Lorene Linke