Ramsey, New Jersey - High School Class of 1955
50th Reunion - 2005 - Faculty

We are glad to report that we have found our "Music Man" - Gabriel Nakash.  He lives with his wife, Jan, at 1400 West 13th Street, #7, Upland CA 91786.

 We've also found "The Coach for All Seasons," John Sweatlock. His address is 18418 Orangecrest Court, Lehigh Acres, FL 33936-5947....phone number is 239-369-8962. He recently attended a mini-reunion in Florida for the Class of 1953. He would probably love to hear from you.

AND!  Seelig Lewitz, 305 Vista View Drive, Mahwah NJ 07430-2396.  Phone is 201-327-4037.  We have been in touch with him, and I am sure he will be at reunion.

"Miss Villie Aronne" and Hal Corrizzi are in Lady Lake, Florida -  17481 SE 83rd, Cotton Wood Terrace, 32162.

Other faculty found include:
George DiFalco (Science), 98 Spinnaker Court, Bayville N.J. 08721
James Salvatore (Social Studies), Williamsburg VA
Dorothy Unrath (Math), 134 Grove St., Ramsey NJ 07446
Lou Caputi (Bus. Ed.), 149 Ramview Ct., Ramsey NJ 07446
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Mary Foran (Bus. Ed.), Lambertville NJ

DECEASED:
Henry Van Dyke (American History and Economics)
    I had a nice note from his daughter.  Mr. VanDyke retired to Florida with his wife, Norma, who taught English at RHS for 25 years after we all left school.......The Nugget of 1956 was dedicated to him - For always pushing so that our Nugget would get to the printers on time.......for working day and night to make our Class Night a huge success.....for offering us well-needed advice when we were down and out......for giving us pep talks when we deserved them.....for stories of the army and railroading, work for the Adult School, his variety of accents, the ability to admit defeat and live with success....and most of all for taking our side and sticking with us through this biggest year of growing up, we humbly and gratefully dedicate this Nugget to MR.HENRY VAN DYKE.

     A $1000 scholarship (The Henry and Norma VanDyke Award for Excellence in the Humanities) is given each year to a graduating Senior who excels in Social Studies and/or English.  Anyone wishing to contribute can send a check to RHS with the notation "VanDyke Award".

Gordon Bedford
Elsa Presiche
 

If any of you have further information to contribute to this section, please email Joan ......  adneyjd@aol.com.
 
 
 
 
 

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