Yesteryear

Bellwood Antis High School class of 1963 had 64 members. Shown in their caps and gowns are (from left): first row — Dana (Wilson) Gonsallus, Jean (Pelter) Putt, Lucille (Sharer) Russell, Jackie (Garland) Moore, Kathy (Wilson) Miller, Thelma (Bush) Deterline. Jane (Benedetto) Woods, Sabra (Williams) Schmudde, Betty (Forshey) Hostler, Regina (Henshey) Smith (deceased), Nancy (Bell) Wilson, Sue Kensinger and Iris (Blazier) McClellan; second row — Karen (Parson) Wheland, Barbara (Estep) Rupert, Judy (Shellhamer) Stoltz, Darlene (Gill) Martz, Betty (Yetter) Weaver, Joyce (Baum) Decker, Alice Peoples, Hilda (McCloskey) Young, Cheryl (Shope) Butler, IvaLou Gonsallus, Nancy Kutruff (deceased), Diana (Ambrose) Lykens, Linda (Barley) Rhodes and Kathy (Parks) Rimbec (deceased); third row — Don Mountain, Ted Hildabrand, Art Putt, Ken Bricker, Dave Peterson (deceased), Ron Capotosti (deceased), Melvin Grassmyer, Ken Hill, Dick Miller, Gary Hollen, Lester Burket (deceased), John Wills (deceased) and Jim Bonsell; fourth row — Paul Gensamer (deceased), Bob Hostler, Eugene Persing (deceased), Judy (Hostler) Shelow, Nancy (Dillen) Wegfield, Kathie (Gearhart) Dies, Gail (Ross) Cook, Betty (Davinsizer) Worley, Carole (Appleby) Dodson, Ken Merritts, Rick Holes and Gerry Nearhoof; fifth row — Burt Hollen, Tom Bottiecher, Paul Hicks (deceased), Jim Bender (deceased), Leroy Kurtz, Bill McCaulley, Jim Smith, Dale Yingling, Dick Spotts, Eugene Shauf, Ed Heuston (deceased) and Ralph Varner. The class will hold its 55th anniversary reunion next weekend. The photo was submitted by Carole (Appleby) Dodson of Altoona. Readers are encouraged to send or deliver old local photographs of general interest for use in Yesteryear. Information about people and places should be included. Photos must be 30 years old or older and should be sent to Yesteryear, Altoona Mirror, P.O. Box 2008, Altoona, PA 16603, or delivered to the Editorial Department.

Bellwood Antis High School class of 1963 had 64 members. Shown in their caps and gowns are (from left): first row — Dana (Wilson) Gonsallus, Jean (Pelter) Putt, Lucille (Sharer) Russell, Jackie (Garland) Moore, Kathy (Wilson) Miller, Thelma (Bush) Deterline. Jane (Benedetto) Woods, Sabra (Williams) Schmudde, Betty (Forshey) Hostler, Regina (Henshey) Smith (deceased), Nancy (Bell) Wilson, Sue Kensinger and Iris (Blazier) McClellan; second row — Karen (Parson) Wheland, Barbara (Estep) Rupert, Judy (Shellhamer) Stoltz, Darlene (Gill) Martz, Betty (Yetter) Weaver, Joyce (Baum) Decker, Alice Peoples, Hilda (McCloskey) Young, Cheryl (Shope) Butler, IvaLou Gonsallus, Nancy Kutruff (deceased), Diana (Ambrose) Lykens, Linda (Barley) Rhodes and Kathy (Parks) Rimbec (deceased); third row — Don Mountain, Ted Hildabrand, Art Putt, Ken Bricker, Dave Peterson (deceased), Ron Capotosti (deceased), Melvin Grassmyer, Ken Hill, Dick Miller, Gary Hollen, Lester Burket (deceased), John Wills (deceased) and Jim Bonsell; fourth row — Paul Gensamer (deceased), Bob Hostler, Eugene Persing (deceased), Judy (Hostler) Shelow, Nancy (Dillen) Wegfield, Kathie (Gearhart) Dies, Gail (Ross) Cook, Betty (Davinsizer) Worley, Carole (Appleby) Dodson, Ken Merritts, Rick Holes and Gerry Nearhoof; fifth row — Burt Hollen, Tom Bottiecher, Paul Hicks (deceased), Jim Bender (deceased), Leroy Kurtz, Bill McCaulley, Jim Smith, Dale Yingling, Dick Spotts, Eugene Shauf, Ed Heuston (deceased) and Ralph Varner. The class will hold its 55th anniversary reunion next weekend. The photo was submitted by Carole (Appleby) Dodson of Altoona.

Readers are encouraged to send or deliver old local photographs of general interest for use in Yesteryear. Information about people and places should be included. Photos must be 30 years old or older and should be sent to Yesteryear, Altoona Mirror, P.O. Box 2008, Altoona, PA 16603, or delivered to the Editorial Department.

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