1 of 17Pat Murphy & Roy Young decorate the Palace lobby 2 of 17Elaine Karcheski & Emma Ellmer 3 of 17Sue Haughwout, Margaret May, Kathy McMahon, Linda Hissong 4 of 17Steve Epstein (center) with his wife and Coach Rich Lapine 5 of 17Jean Yaglenski, Bob Resha, Lyn Michaelman & Mary Ann Novaco 6 of 17Gary & Heather Arbesman with Helen Watson 7 of 17Ginny Bartley, Mike Chapleau & Willis Gelbart 8 of 17Sherry Matz, Noel Roy & Ellen Grolljahn 9 of 17Betty Martins greets Vinnie Cappiello 10 of 17Art Appell with Gia Lavelle & Marcia Kaufmann 11 of 17Larry Wanzer, Sue Backer & Mark Stirling 12 of 17Steve Nargiso, Rob Hepner, Willis Gelbart, Roy Young & Sherry Matz 13 of 17Bonnie Buck, Elaine Marino & Pat Dascano 14 of 17Barbara Tomasini with DHS Teacher Roger Schmiedl & his wife 15 of 17The DHS Class of 1961 filled the lobby of the Palace 16 of 17More members of the DHS Class of 1961 filled the lobby of the Palace 17 of 17
Our Alma Mater 1 of 7Copper Beech tree and plaque dedicated to the deceased members of Danbury High School Class of 1961 2 of 7Members of the Class of 1961 and family members of the classmates we have lost gather on the former DHS campus. 3 of 7Roy Young welcomed the group and explained the process for planting the tree. 4 of 7Ginny Bartley (Young) read the names of the deceased classmates. 5 of 7Barbara Beers, Judy Holtz & Bonnie Buck 6 of 7Lily Lourenco, Richard Roux, Emma Ellmer with Helen Watson in the foreground 7 of 7
Door Prize at Saturday Night's Reunion Party 1 of 22Reunion Committee members decorated the Amber Room the day before the reunion party. 2 of 22The Amber Room was filled with happy classmates and guests. 3 of 22Phyllis Esposito, Joyce Undella, Jean Yaglenski & Judy Capellaro 4 of 22Barbara Tomasini, Janet Daone & Carol Caruba autograph the Door Prize quilt. 5 of 22Carmella Coniglio, Ellen Grolljahn, Sherry Matz & Norm Marcioch are interviewed by the videographer. 6 of 22Charlie Kroha dances with his wife. 7 of 22Charlie Durkin and his wife with Steve Epstein & Willis Gelbart 8 of 22Emma Ellmer, Rosie Scalzo, Wally Hatcher, Steve Epstein, Ed Kallina and Gia Lavelle 9 of 22Bill Najam, Paul Jaber & Louis Saloom 10 of 22Margaret Beck with her huband, Mark Stirling, Barbara Shaker, Barbara Thier & Charlie Durkin 11 of 22Pat Murphy, Steve Epstein, Gia Lavelle, Louis Saloom, Rosie Scalzo, Rick McNamara, Lucille Strippoli with Lyn Michaelman in the foreground 12 of 22Amy Kelly, Betty Martins & Carol Caruba 13 of 22Elaine Marino, Betty McDonald with her husband & Rich Kovacs 14 of 22DHS Teacher Adline Venning with classmate Marie Moraveik 15 of 22Pat Murphy with Coach Rich Lapine 16 of 22Bernt Hoppert with DHS teacher Roger Schmiedl 17 of 22Rob Hepner, Emma Ellmer, Willis Gelbart & Bob Resha 18 of 22Kathleen Mauks, Richard Roux, Christine Lucsky & Brent Hoppert with his wife 19 of 22Jo Ann Gillotti, Rick McNamara & Mark Stirling 20 of 22Getting ready for the class photo 21 of 22110 classmates 50 years after graduating from Danbury High School! 22 of 22
Photos from our 50th Reunion Shared by Classmates
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1 of 14Carol Washicko Kovacs (left) & Barbara Beers Neves 2 of 14Rob Hepner & Ellen Grolljahn Surprenant 3 of 14Karen Melycher Weis 4 of 14George and Patrica Turosky Losito 5 of 14Pat Collins and friend 6 of 14Jo Ann (Gillotti) & Ginny (Bartley) 7 of 14Auditorium 8 of 14Marie Moravcik Behari and Joseph Behari 9 of 14Barbara Beers Neves, Jean Yaglenski Natale, Judy Holtz Kubisek 10 of 14Leigh Keller Ryan, Karen Melycher Weis, Vincent Weis, Marie Moravcik Behari, Joesph Behari 11 of 14Mary Ann (Gillotti) Kelleher and Norm Marcaich in DHS auditorium 12 of 14Heather and Gary Arbesman Janice and Ed Strait 13 of 14Mary Ann (Gillotti) Kelleher & Jo Ann (Gillotti) Della Monica 14 of 14
Photos from our days before DHS!
Pictures from South Street, Main Street, St. Peter's, New Steet, Locust Avenue, and Brookfield Consolidated Schools
Pictures from St. Peter's Kindergarten 49 and class 1 of 9Who can name all ?? 2 of 9Graduation Program Consolidated School 3 of 9The Graduates 4 of 9Danbury Jr. H.S....Main Street School approx. 1957? 5 of 9New Street School,1953, Mrs. Farioly How many of us are in this photo?? 6 of 9Locust Avenue School - 1957 Future D.H.S. Class of 1961 Grads 7 of 9Main St School -Class of 1957 8th Grade....Section 8-1 8 of 9South Street School Play - who do you recognize? 9 of 9
Class o 1961 Senior Class Officers and Faculty Advisors 1 of 21Echoes Yearbook Dedication to Coach Crotty 2 of 21Steve Epstein & Ben Doto Danbury vs. Norwalk 1960 Thanksgiving Day Game 3 of 21Terry and Lyn 4 of 21On the Steps of DHS, 1958 5 of 21Alpha Fraternity Party 6 of 21The Lark 7 of 21At the counter in the Lark 8 of 21Remember this Menu? 9 of 21Danbury High Football Team - Our Senior Year 10 of 21News Times clip prior to our final game 11 of 21New England Village at The Danbury State Fair 12 of 21What I did on my Summer Vacation 1961 - (front) Alex Webster, Art Hooten (Rear) Bill Miller, Norm, Danny Trocolla 13 of 21The "Singing Lifeguard" or How a local nobody appeared in the same show as the late Gene Pitney and the early Ronettes when they appeared in Danbury and ended up in the Rock 'N Roll Hall of Fame. 14 of 21Bill Hawley, Norm Marcioch and Alan Freed - 1959 15 of 21"Look What I Found" by Norm Marcioch Graduation sport jacket, letter sweater, Danbury Fair Tee Shirt and actual sign from Fair, Nutmegger school newspaper and Echoes yearbook "borrowed" from Elaine Karcheski Tomanio over 25 years ago. It's coming back to you Elaine. . I promise! 16 of 21"Connecticut Yankee" Norm Marcioch I'm reminded of my Danbury roots every day thanks to this metal sign that spent many years on a Danbury Fair exhibition hall building which I purchased along with sign in preceeding photo at a giant tag sale when the Fair closed. 17 of 21 18 of 21 19 of 21 20 of 21 21 of 21