PITTSTON — The Wyoming Area Class of 1971 recently held its 45th anniversary reunion at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Hall, Pittston.
The Wyoming Area High School Class of 1971 held its 45th anniversary reunion at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Hall, Pittston. Classmates attending the reunion are, in alphabetical order, Barry Ahlbrandt, Jayne (Algar) Dohman, Gill Atherholt, Dave Begliomini, Michele Belcastro, Robert Burry, John Casey, Kathy (Charney) James, Len Chesterfield, Debbie Daniels-Switzer, Gayle (Delano) Slezak, Anne (Dwyer) Mecca, Thomas Dziak, Angelo Falzone, Bill Hatten, Cathy (Yanovich) Hawk and Jim Hawk, Donna (Homnick) Campbell, Don Hudock, Barbara (Jeffery) Van Duzer ,Tom Kelly, Peter Kendzor, Joseph Kopko, Kim (Kosick) Mattioli, Donald Krafjack, Marie (Mantione) Raymond, Fred Marianacci, Linda Mattioli, Patty (McCole) Ginocchetti, Mary (McCormick) Dalessio, Robert Memory, Michael Mercincavage, William Mesaris, Fran Mirabelle, Nancy (Mirabelle) Monttville, Alberta (Nerozzi) Hetro, Kim Pace, Linda (Paluck) Weber, Mary Ann (Pantucci) Brague, Philip G. Pizano, Beth (Prokopchak) Figg, Vonny (Richards) Shoemaker, Karen (Sakocius) Lane, Leslie (Schaffer) Goleneski, Amy (Schiffman) Day, Ellen (Sharkey) O’Donnell, Cathy Shulna, Tom Skilonger, Jack Smith, Susan (Szish) Kneiss, Cynthia (Tompkins) Coplan, Carole (Troynacki) DiGiacomo, Donna (Wint) Phillips, Angela (Zurenda) Gregory.
Cathy Shulna, right, presents Charlene Berti, center, an original hand-written copy of the Wyoming Area Alma Mater written by Wyoming Area faculty member Catheran Fear. Shulna received the copy personally from Fear since Shulna played the Alma Mater during school assemblies. Also presented was a photo of Fear during the time of the 1971 senior year and a copy of the autograph page from the 1922 West Pittston High School graduates (this was in lieu of having yearbooks). To the left is Robert Memory, class reunion organizer.
Former members of the 1971 Wyoming Area football team coaching staff were invited to the class’ 45th anniversary reunion. From left, first row, are Carl Rosencrance, coach; Tom Kelly; Jack Smith; Tom Peppe; Jack Henzes, head coach; Phil Angeli, coach. Second row, Fred Marianacci, Angelo Falzone, Dave Begliomini, Kim Pace, Don Hudock.
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