Hagerstown High Class of 1952 celebrates 60th anniversary
Members of Hagerstown High School¿s Class of 1952 who attended the class' 60th-anniversary reunion in August are, row one, seated, from left, Shirley Hines Barr, Carol Jones Davis, Minerva Warrenfeltz Trimmer, Dorothy Draper Gelsinger, Marian Sponseller Burgess, Jean Sowers Carbaugh, Anita Roller Long, Joan Parks Baer, Patsy Troupe Johns, Donna Mae Ott Trovinger, Lindley Shockey Rhodes and Dorothy Clevenger James. Row two, standing, Frances Nelson Ecton, Mary Booth Rickett, Helen Holtzman Plummer, Beverly Fields Welsh, Helen Clark Chaney, Jeanne Barnes Harp, Gwen Wilson Berger, Diane Doub, Patricia Shambaugh Hicks, Helen Alder Brashear, Constance Boward Fitz, Phyllis Taylor Zittle, Doloris Stinebaugh, Betty Nigh DeLauter, Helen Harshman Gossard, Anna Horn Stup, Trixie Ann Kelroy, June Williams Haddock, Daisy Montgomery Wolfensberger, Eta Ray Black Giffin and Velma Davis Feigley. Standing behind second row, left side, Donna Moon Gossard, Gail Rouzer Alford, Jack Warrenfeltz and Florence Unger Lease. Right side, Nancy Barr Cummins, Evelyn Schooley Yoder, Betty Schmidt Meyers and Lois Frizell Melius. Standing, first row, Noel Spence (blue shirt), Beverly Sprecher Wolff, Mary McElwain Black, Bonnie Mowen Mielke, Shirley Longnecker Hastings, Nancy Larimore Hellane, Jean Martin Crawford, Barbara Dashiell Manspeaker, Perry Reese, Barbara Brandenburg Reeder, Marvin Buhrman, Norman Melius and Mildred Poffenberger Myers. Back row, Howard Ray Thomas, Lynn Meyers, Joseph Bowman Sr., Paul Fahney, Fred Reel, George Stottlemyer, Donald Baer, Floyd Longnecker, Richard Shank, James Gossard, Robert Hill, Leo Burke, Homer Abbott and Robert Foltz. (Submitted photo / November 12, 2012)
A social was held Aug. 3 at Morris Frock American Legion Post 42 on Northern Avenue in Hagerstown. Many class members attended the event.
At the reunion, a welcome was given by Jack Warrenfeltz, class president. The invocation was given by Lynn Meyers. After a luncheon buffet, Fred Reel paid tribute with a memorial service for the deceased class members. Reel was assisted by Shirley Hines Barr.
Closing remarks were given by Noel Spence.
The committee members are Joan Parks Baer, Betty Nigh DeLauter, Fred Reel, Barbara Brandenburg Reeder, Shirley Hines Barr and Helen Holtzman Plummer.