Phillipsburg Parochial High School
150 members of Phillipsburg Parochial classes 1947, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52 and 53 gathered Friday, September 15 at Flynn's on the Hill to celebrate the ending of the 2nd millennium and the beginning of the 3rd. Fran Flynn (class of 1951) and his staff served an excellent and varied array of tempting foods. Everyone enjoyed dancing to the big band sounds of the 15 piece Dave Neith Orchestra. The highlight of the evening was seeing so many of our old schoolmates. Sister Josita, homeroom teacher for the class of 1950 also attended. Kudos to the planning committee.
1950 Class Dinner
The class of 1950 celebrated their 50th anniversary dinner at the Pomfret Club. Under the watchful eye of Frank Curcio, Ponfret Club manager (class of 1949) everything from soup to desert including entrees of filet mignon with a burgundy mushroom sauce and flounder stuffed with crabmeat was served timely, hot and delicious. Frank and his wife Gerda joined with the 1950 class members and their guests. Attending were Bernard Bladies and wife Rose, Mary Coll Bolash and husband George, Mary Flynn Lilly and husband Pat Flynn, Betty Gavin Higbee and husband Bob, Francis Gilluly and wife Mary, Joe Hughes and wife Ann Woythewicz Hughes, Charles Kays and guest Katherine McGovern, Steve Kopach and wife Grace, Agnes Kosa Kaulius and husband Lenny, Frank Lansche and wife Fran, Alice Martin Hall and husband Norman, Phyllis McCann Rosenberg and husband Harry, George Merlo and wife Peg, Clara Natoli Beach and husband Phil, Martha Perine Richline, Connie Rapp Cherry and husband Doug, Bob Sheridan and wife Eleanor, Grace Sparta Russo, Tom Sulick, Jim Tarpey and wife Gan, Sandra Todaro Ference and guest Bud Seibel.
Each class member was presented with a special class label bottle of wine and six class members left with class color centerpieces. Great night, terrific food, good friends. Thanks to the committee especially Agnes and Connie for making Saturday, September 16, 2000 special for all of us. Special thanks also to Phyllis McCann Rosenberg for the name badges and Mary Coll Bolash for all the research for the special program book. Mary Flynn Lilly was congratulated for the arrangements at Flynn's and for scheduling the memorial mass.
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This site was created by Harvey Minchin - Class of 1982
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Last updated on 11/21/00.