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02/20/17 08:30 PM #117    

Lanny Traber (Traber)

Bob - Mrs. McClure was hilarious.  I couldn't believe it the first time she threw a plate.  I remember going to her house for dinner one night.  She invited the class I was in over for dinner.  I think she threw a plate that night too.

Dan - do you remember the night that your band The Lastraw and Bob Chamberlain's band The Warmen got together at Bob Legge's house to have a mini battle of the bands?  I was texting with Bob Chamberlain today and he told me that he still has a tape recording of both of your bands from that night.  I was kind of a roadie that night for Bob's band.


02/21/17 02:26 AM #118    

 

Wendy Dischinger (VanVoorhis)

Re: Florida Reunion- What a great idea!! I'm sort of snowbirding but home by March 1st so won't be able to attend this year. 


02/21/17 01:03 PM #119    

Brian Terho

I had Mr. Karr for Drivers Ed and Mr. Grammar for English. Whoever did the hiring over there had a good sense of humor.


02/25/17 09:23 AM #120    

 

Bradley K. Sherman

If I could do it all over again I would spend less time driving to and from basketball games, drunk, on bald tires, in the snow.


05/19/18 09:46 AM #121    

 

Dennis Jones

Soon I want to post a list of Class of 1968 Classmates that I can't find a clue on their current location. I'm thinking that the combined 68/69 roster might have some clues to offer. Plus if you guys can scan the list of classmates and see some names that haven't signed up, please contact them if you have an address or phone number. Class of 69 would do well to start a search early. Thanks, see ya in October! D. Jones, 68 Search Guy

05/28/18 12:26 PM #122    

 

Dennis Jones

YOUR ASSISTANCE IS REQUESTED! My search is now done. Thank you Chairmarm, Nancy Ferris and Hotelier, Gary Brown for the support and encouragement. Scott Hill, I want to compare notes with you at the BIG event ... October 12-13! I used, Zaba, Findpeople and Peoplefinder to get addresses for missing Classmates with the same name and age (67-68). I then wrote, emailed or called them on the phone (some were found on Facebook). So ... if you can locate any of these people please do so. Some of of people got the letter or phone call and didn't sign up? If the letter or email didn't return to me I assumed they got the message but I don't know for sure. You may want to look at  the Classmates profile to the left and review for names of people that have not yet signed up. A green check or another mark indicates that they are signed up. If they don't sign up then we can't contact them. OK ... here is my list of "still missing/no clue." PS some are deceased and we will update that list at the reunion. Sorry, a bit out of order. PS CALL PITTSFORD SCHOOLS AND REQUEST A COPY OF THEIR RECORDS ...RE: OFFICIAL 1969 CLASS GRADUATES. I HAD TO FILE A FOIA BUT THEY DIDN'T CHARGE ME FOR A COPY. IT'S TOO CONFUSING HAVE THE TWO CLASSES ON ONE LIST. YOU'D BE SUPRISED HOW MANY KIDS YOU GREW UP WITH ENDED UP IN ANOTHER GRADUATING CLASS AND HOW MANY OLDER KIDS ENDED UP IN YOUR CLASS ... NOW GET TO WORK!

Barbara Ann Bennett                   Michael S. Bennett                        Lynne C. Bradley

Sue Clumm                                  Sue Colby                                      Kathleen Virginia Holtz

Nancy A. Johnson                        Patricia Sue Johnson                    Wendie Ellen Kehn

Cheryl G. Fahrenkrug                  Sharon M. Ferrin                            Barbara Griffin

Sally Mae Hansen                       Linda A. Healey (Bradeton, FL?)   Vincent Lawson

Robert A. Lewis                           Bill Miller                                        Alice R. Liebson

Jan C. Edwards                           Kathleen Jean McKenna               Christopher Mentch (sister Laura on FB)

John Robinson                            Patricia Lea Rooney                      David N. Mitchell

Michael Joseph Murphy              Ronald Bruce Nelson                    Gregory William Onash

Thomas J. Piechura                    Thomas J. Price                             John A. Records

Douglas Bradley Reed                James Gregory Young                   Mike Zent

Ronald Robert Gurenson             Tim G. Rothwell                             HAPPY HUNTING!                                                                        


06/26/18 08:48 AM #123    

 

Kathy Lockwood (Benson)

Dennis,

is this still your not found list?  I think we will put it on the home page to draw attention to it.  You have done an amazing job.  wanna do class of 69 too??????

Kathy


08/07/18 01:38 PM #124    

 

Dennis Jones

Let's eat and let's send Pam our Check! This article outlines the establishment where we shall celebrate  our 50th! I'ts not the Tapas part but the event space attached to it. Across from Pittsford Plaza. See ya there .... and bring your appitite! Paste this address into the search box.

https://www.democratandchronicle.com/story/lifestyle/rocflavors/2018/01/03/mina-tapas-lounge-pittsford/981491001/

 


08/21/18 12:18 PM #125    

 

Dennis Jones

.... MORE shameless (and guiltless) Promotion .... if you want to see a 1968 Classmate hobble on stage and play mind numbing rock .... Record Archive ... Thursday September 6th @ 6pm! For all of you on a fixed income ... it's FREE!
 


08/21/18 12:23 PM #126    

 

Dennis Jones

PS .... I'm sending my check to Pam on September 1st.


08/21/18 01:54 PM #127    

Gary W. Brown

DJ, I would love to hear your band! If I lived closer I might be a able to attend more of your  concerts.

Forever an optomist, I sent my check to Pam for Suzie and I to attend a while back. It's not like we can get a reservation at Eddie's Chop House as it is no more. Thank for you fine detective work on behalf of the class of PCS '68!

Gary "Downtown" Brown


08/22/18 12:28 PM #128    

 

Dennis Jones

THANK YOU DT BROWN ... thank you for the kind words. Listening to the live CD should be about the same without the excessive VOLUME! Dude you are really into it .. maybe trade in the goatee fer a mohawk?


09/05/18 03:47 PM #129    

 

Dennis Jones

Now I've noticed Sharon Ferrin's name on the passing list, guess I didn't notice before. RIP dear Classmate.


09/12/18 05:13 PM #130    

Dave Jensen

Looking forward to the 13th of October does anyone know if there is a home football game that weekend?


09/23/18 11:53 AM #131    

 

Dennis Jones

I sent this info to Dave .... there is a Home game on the 12th  7pm. Hey that's when the Party starts!


04/09/19 10:34 AM #132    

Doug P. Allen

For Dan Goodenow.... Dan, here's a link to my old boy scout group.... It met behind one of the Brighton Schools.  Some of the other members of Tay House Troop 19 included Tom May, John Webster, Stephen Satterwhite, and several others... (my memories are a bit dim on the "Boy Scout years").    Hope to see you in October at the Class Reunion!!

 

Doug Allen


04/11/19 08:24 AM #133    

Dan Goodenow

For Doug Allen:

Doug, thanks for writing.  It's been a while since I ahve contacted anyone on this site.  That's great you guys are planning the 50th. I'll try to attend, but I can't make any promises.  I've retired from my architectural job in Boston, but am continuing my own practice that I've had over many years.  Additionally, I've taken on a part-time at Lehey Hospital in Burlington, MA as a transporter.  I start next week.  With this new schedule, I'll have to see how my variuos schedules work out before I can plan any excursions.

Why a transporter you may ask?  Well, about 9 months ago, I had to end my recreational ice hockey because I received a concussion and being on blood thinners due to my Factor V Leiden, my doctor said it had to end. Needing more physical exercise to make up for it, and looking around for a job that would provide some exercise instead of my wicked passive, sit on my butt, architectural computer face time, I considered being a pizza delivery guy, (a combination of walking and driving), and also interviewed for a job at Home Depot on the freight dock.  The same day of that H D interview, I scored the transporter job.  My new boss assured me I'd be doing a lot of walking!

Having worked in a large hospital in Philly years ago, I'm looking forward to the exercise and being a part of a new team.  Also helping out folks in their time of need can't be overlooked. One of the more difficult things in this process was to put a resume and cover letter together for the first time in about 20 years; especially for a new job category.  I had to play down the design abilities and stress the team work, getting along with people and other basic attributes.  I was very lucky that my former co-workers bailed me out with good references, (so they say) :)

As for the scouts back in Pittsford, I do remember Danny Kropp and I joining a troop in Bushnell's Basin. Bob Legge, Jim Womeldorf and Greg Wolf, I believe were in a troop in Pittsford.  Kropp earned the rank of Life and was senior patrol leader.  I only made it to the rank of Star.  We lasted thru 8th grade and then football, other sports and our band, (Lastraws and later The Sound Brewery), took over our time.  Looking at your group of former troop members, maybe there was something in scouting that made a bunch of us join rock cover bands.  Funny, I never got the music merit badge!  :)

As for the last reunion, I really enjoyed sitting next to Scott Hill, visiting with Wendy and of course seeing Ellen again.  Her conversation was heart-felt.

Time in a bottle....

Goody

PS:  I hope Scott was able to follow his Northeastern Hockey Team this year.  They had a great season agian!


10/16/19 05:09 PM #134    

Nancy Topham (Mueller)

Kathy, I was not able to come but I wanted to express appreciation for your work with the website and related emails. I have that role with a couple of my volunteer organizations, and it can be thankless at times!

10/17/19 12:49 PM #135    

 

Alice J. (Aj. ) Zissler

Kathy L, I ditto Nancy in that you did such a fine job administering the website with excellent communications, especially for those of us who could not attend.  You could compete with Bill Gates! Ha, ha. A big Thank You! And to the entire committee and Margo too for the photos. It was so fun to see everyone virtually from afar! I hope to make the next reunion. AJ


10/17/19 12:59 PM #136    

Patti Leonard (Perkins)

For Margo,

Thank you for your diligence in capturing, it looks like, everyone at Dave Ferris' Friday night get together.  Your pics made me realize how many people I completely missed.  I regret not catchng up with you because it seems from FB that you have had a wonderful ride the last 50 years.  I also missed catching up with Jude Ellis, Dave Ferris, Bill Carpenter, Tom May, Bill Hoyt, Charlie Anderson and any number of others.  But I guess that is what the 75th will be for.  Thanks again for posting.

 


10/17/19 05:18 PM #137    

David Ferris

Patti, I don't  think we can wait till the 75th! Hopefully we will have a 55th, if not sooner.

 

Dave Ferris


10/18/19 04:42 PM #138    

Dan Goodenow

Guys, Now I feel I miss not coming.  Had to work the weekend.  Boston did attend the Friday night gathering and represented me.  :)  He said it was a blast.  Count me in for the 55th.


10/19/19 12:16 PM #139    

Mark P. Patterson

My deep thanks to our wonderful reunion committee for your relentless efforting in making our PHS Class of 1969  50th reuinion so special, so memorable! With many classmates, I was gratefully able to pick up our friendship near to where we left off last time we were together! Thanks so much to you my classmates! I am certainly hoping we can come together as a class very soon... maybe 2024!

Love You All,

Mark Patterson


10/19/19 04:39 PM #140    

Amy Lippman (Shaffer)

So sorry to have missed the class of '68's reunion last year, but we were out of the country.  Photos were great and it looked like everyone had a wonderful time.

I noticed in one of the posts that someone mentioned meeting in Florida.  We are there on the west coast for most of the winter (and in Washington DC for the rest of the year).  If there is any interest in having a reunion there, I would love to know.

I hope all is well with everyone.  See you in 2043, if not before.

Best,
Amy Lippman Shaffer

 


03/01/21 01:52 PM #141    

Kerry H. Hoerner (Bovenzi)

Dear friends,  just want to let you know Patrick Owen has been diagnosed with stage 4 renal CA  His diagnosis is most likely terminal  Average lifespan 18-24 months  His oncologist said because he is in excellent health up to 5 years is possible  They are trying some new therapies that directly target the CA cells  The CA was discovered when he bent over to lace up his ski boot and his femur spontaneously fractured  He underwent major surgery to fix leg  They are waiting for leg to heal before starting tx for CA  Pat is basically upbeat and positive about the future His strong faith in Christ and amazing family support is helping him through  I'm sure he would appreciate all prayers for God's will concerning his future  Thank you, and God bless   Kerry Hoerner Bovenzi

 


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