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9/22/2015 Attendees at 55th Year Reunion:
Friday: 12 golfers (golf was played Monday due to inclement weather Friday)
Friday evening After-Golf Get-together: 41 attendees (31 classmates; 10 guests)
Saturday Evening: 168 attendees
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8/22/2015 Central Catholic Memorial Place - George Haggenjos, CCHS class of 1948
"CHRIST of LEWIS STREET statue at site of former CCHS".
CENTRAL CATHOLIC- Admirable words to all of us who attended one of the best high schools Fort Wayne ever had. Many fond memori
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4/21/2015 INVITATION LETTER TO CCHS 55-YEAR REUNION MAILED!!
The letter regarding registering for our 55-year CCHS class reunion was mailed April 15, 2015. Please let Julia Berkheiser Peterson know if you did not receive one.
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Fifty years of dedication by Julia Berkheiser Peterson, Barbara Shea Rice, Joe Zuber, and Jim DeVinney have kept us in touch with the vast majority of our classmates (only eight are missing and their 1960 pictures are shown next).
CCHS1960 8 MISSING CLASSMATES:
Thanks to 55th Reunion Commitee Members for GREAT Evenings on 9/11 and 9/12/15:
Carole Bowers Tenbarge, Carol Bradley, Mary Couture Ackerman, Mike Berghoff, Jim DeBender, Tekie Crouch Andrews, Jim DeVinney, Ellen Fox, Joan Holocher Miller, Carol Miller Keener, Ellen McCarthy Wall, John McCarthy, John McKiernan, Bill Miller, Kathy Crosby Miller, Tom Muehlmeyer, Joe Musi, Walter Noll, Judy Pettigrew Patterson. Julia Berkeiser Peterson, Barbara Shea Rice, Julie Schaab Renninger, Bill Schreck, Kathy Hartman Schreck, Dennis Schroeder, Jim Slater, Dave Winters, Joe Zuber, Lois Kesler Zuber
55th RENUNION BANQUET on SATURDAY, 9/12/15,
55th Golf Night on FRIDAY 9/11/15,
53rd GET TOGETHER on WEDNESDAY, 10/30/13,
52nd GET-TOGETHER on WEDNESDAY, 11/7/12, 56 attendees:
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I retired in 2001, from a long career in sales....mostly live plants, wholesale to wholesale. I have resided in Florida since 1988, with stops in Portland Maine, Akron Ohio, and Denver Co. I live in a beautiful community in central Florida, near the Villages, which some of you may have heard of. Anyway, my community is Del Webb Spruce Creek, a 55+ gated community of 3200 homes. I am engaged to a lady who lives in the Villages, and we play a lot of golf, travel some, go to Shag Dance Club parties around the South ( a few of you might know what shag dancing is, probably not), and in general am enjoying retirement. I also stay in shape my playing "pickelball" almost daily...which is a old person's form of paddle tennis, quite popular down here. Haven't been to one of these reunions since the 20th, so am looking forward to the trip.
50th Year Reunion in 2010, Saturday Night BANQUET, 275 Attendees:
50th Year Reunion in 2010, Grade Schools Classes:
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CCHS MEMORIES of 1960 ECHO and Allen County ARCHIVES:
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Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, Elvis Presley, and Johnny Cash jamming at Sam Phillips' Sun Records, in Memphis, Tennessee, on Tuesday, December 4, 1956, as the CCHS Class of 1960 was nearing the end of their first high school semester in Fort Wayne, Indiana.
Cheer, Cheer for Old CC High
Shake down the thunder from out the sky!
Send a volley cheer on cheer
Let CC know that you are here
Although the odds be great or small
Old CC High will win over all
While her loyal sons are marching
Onward to victory!
1960 CCHS CLASS PIX from 1957 ECHO:
The above pictures came from many sources. These include the Allen County Public Library's archives, CCHS 1960 ECHO, websites of facilities hosting our reunion activities, and classmates' private collections. Special thanks are due to Randy Elliott, Fort Wayne Historical Society, for referring us to ACPL website, a treasure chest of 19th and 20th century northeastern Indiana; to Francie Hogan, of Today's Catholic and Diocesan Communications Office, for providing perfect pictures of 21st century Fort Wayne Roman Catholic Churches; to classmate Norb Walz, for exquisitely choreographing 1960 CCHS ECHO group pictures; and to Dave Peterson, for taking invaluable photos of our 50th and 55th reunions as well as our 51st, 52nd, and 53rd year get-togethers.
Gratitude also extended to staff at Classreport and the various slideshow vendors for responding to problems and queries.
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