Lehighton High School Class of 1962 celebrated its 50-year class reunion at the Mahoning Valley Country Club on June 1. Class members were the honored guests at the Lehighton Area High School graduation that evening. At the reunion each class member received a commemorative booklet and a coffee mug with their high school designed on it. Seen in the top photo are, from left, Connie Danyo Kistler, Pat Wentz Everett, Geraldine Laughlin Duffy, Elaine Snyder Diehl, Marie Everett Klotz, JoAnn Shellhammer Frable, Susan Trimmel Lenzi, Margaret Hettler Moreira, Sharen Strauss Ace, Dawne Sensinger Ladeas. Second row, Sharon Searfoss Rose, Valerie Roberts Croon, Sandra Miller Gallagher, Marjorie Szoke, Dawn DeReamer Blocker, Margaret Tracy Focht, Judy Arner Eckhart, Ruth Leister Myers, Carolyn Parliman Carter, JoAnn Crostley Eckman. Third row, Ruth Buck Wentz, Manuel DaCosta, Lamont Hunsicker, Renee Stout Gombert, Brenda Koons Steigerwalt, Lou Ann Fritzinger Fenstermaker. Fourth row, Stanton Steigerwalt, David Benner, Wyatt Longacre, Sheldon Schray, Walton Smith. In bottom photo are Mary Lou Diehl Gilotti, Pam Garrett Davis, Carol Getz Zickler, Joan Creitz Miller, Sharon Getz Merluzzi, Trudy Hartung Frey, Sally Schafer Whiteman, Mary Lou Smoyer German, Dorothy Haman Dunbar, Carole O'Brian Eroh. Second row, Carrol Snyder Smith, Judy Reed Castagnola, Linda Pettit Pekurny, Georgine Smith Esrang, Cora Ann Rehrig Carpenter, Eilene Everitt Dietruch, Brenda Everett Franzone, Lenore Beers Dreisbach, Nancy Heine Davitt, Carol Moyer Stoudt, Darlene Ulshafer, Sharelle Long Kratzer. Row three, Glenn Buskirk, Bill Kirkendall, Bob White, Russell Miller, Raymond Moyer, Gerald Roth, David Bench, Dale Nansteel, Fred Crawford. Row four, Warren Semmel, Keith Graver, Richard Steigerwalt, Larry Stout, George Pekurny, Walter Fisher, Burdell Rehrig, Kent Smith, and Donald Schnell. Also attending the reunion were LaVerne Frey Hunsicker, James Parris, Carole Rabenold Norton, Wilbur and Sandra Kreidler Schnauffer.
Lehighton HS Class of 1962 gathers for 50-year reunion
Monday, June 4, 2012