The Dunkirk High School Class of '59 recently held its 55-year reunion at Demitri's restaurant.
Some of the out of town classmates attending were: Patricia Letersky Criscione (Calif.), Carolyn Marczynski Benenati (Orchard Park), Thomas Diederich (Georgia), Michael Gelacak (Virginia), Peggy Woodin Green (Texas), Lucille Kopliner Link (New Jersey), Dalton Burgett (Bemus Point), Marilyn Dengler Malloy (Orchard Park), Martha Briggs Kloecker (Erie, Pa.), Susan Karin Matesvac (Silver Creek), Judith Serrone Pangborn (East Aurora), Robert Phelps (Conn.), Larry Pokoj (Florida), Marie Graminski Scott (Tonawanda), Michael Vandette (Georgia) and Gary Woodbury (Florida).
High school algebra teacher Frederick Byham was the guest of honor.
The DHS?Class of ‘59 held its recent reunion at Demitri’s. Pictured above are four of those who attended: Jo Ann Joy (wife of classmate Ron Joy), Patricia Letersky Criscione, Audrey Kuzara Julian and Carolyn Marczynski Benenati.
A Memorial Board complete with pictures honoring the 43 deceased class members was organized by class member Emily Skrzniarz (Buffalo). A moment of silence for the departed class members was led by class President and Master of Ceremonies Jim (Lou) Elias.