Classes of 1962 gather, celebrate 50th reunion


FIFTY YEARS ¿ The Rome Free Academy Class of 1962 celebrated its 50-year reunion at Teugega Country Club on Golf Course Road Saturday. From left, front: Sandra Panasci Gardinier, Cheshire, Conn.; Nancy Newman Tippie; Jeanette Mosca Scaccia; Betty Owens Havens; and N. Mallison Petrie, Greenway. Standing: Thomas Kenjarski, Geneseo; Michael Niles, Ronkonkoma; Joseph Petrelli; Michael O'Brien, Canton, Ohio; and George Thomas "Tommy" Murray, Brooksville, Fla. (Sentinel photo by Makenzi Enos)

HAPPY TOGETHER ¿ The Rome Free Academy Class of 1962 celebrated its 50-year reunion at Teugega Country Club on Golf Course Road Saturday. From left, front: Helen Podkowka Richards; Marge Hand Bathrick; Susan Prossner Hubbard, Los Angeles, Calif.; Elizabeth Pocchiari Baker, Greensburg, Tenn.; and Cordellia Raines Urbanik. Standing: Bernadette "Bunny" Remick Oberg, Albany; Alfred Pratt, Hope, N.J.; Shirley Pfluke Bristol; Janice Revette DiEnno, Grand Rapids, Mich. and John Prozny, Atlanta, Ga. (Sentinel photo by Makenzi Enos)

REKINDLING MEMORIES ¿ The Rome Free Academy Class of 1962 celebrated its 50-year reunion at Teugega Country Club on Golf Course Road Saturday. From left, front: Thomas Ruby; Louis Reese; Bernie Scaccia; Judy Schmitt Fields, Camden; and Signy Stewart Cale, Severna Park, Md. Standing: Emilio Renzi; Albert Ritchie, Utica; Stewart Richards; Glen D. Sexton; and Paul Ruby, West Hartford, Conn. (Sentinel photo by Makenzi Enos)

BLACK KNIGHTS AGAIN ¿ The Rome Free Academy Class of 1962 celebrated its 50-year reunion at Teugega Country Club on Golf Course Road Saturday. From left, front: Darleen Sorrell Beadnell; Patricia Shepard Cady; Joan Spinelli Panasci; Sandy Shaffer Gotthard; and Dominick Tagliaferri. Standing: Arnold Smith, Lee Center; Thomas Sanzone, Troy; Clifford Simon, Cranford, N.J.; James "Jim" Summa, Redmond, Wash.; and Charles "Chuck" Shirk, Jr., Pompano Beach, Fla. (Sentinel photo by Makenzi Enos)

RFA CLASS OF '62 ¿ The Rome Free Academy Class of 1962 celebrated its 50-year reunion at Teugega Country Club on Golf Course Road Saturday. From left, front: Rosemary Tagliaferri Falchi; Carol Tallarino Samuels; Cathy Tardbania Sexton; Barbara Vaccaro Jalbert; and Sandra Urban Sidelko, Port Charlotte, Fla. Standing: David R. Townsend, Jr., Sylvan Beach; Lorraine Trophia Hoke; Frank Urbanski, Wappingers Falla, N.Y., Phyllis Uvanni Campanaro; and Sandra Vaccaro Mataviesko, Huntington Beach, Calif. (Sentinel photo by Makenzi Enos)

NEW MEMORIES ¿ The Rome Free Academy Class of 1962 celebrated its 50-year reunion at Teugega Country Club on Golf Course Road Saturday. From left, front: Terry Wardell Taskey, Martinez, Calif.; Patricia Wardwell Porter, Bend, Ore.; and Sandra Waterman Taylor. Standing: Keith Washburn, Oberlin, Ohio; Jill Watson Rahman, Emeryville, Calif. and Gerald "Rod" Weiss, Washington, Pa. (Sentinel photo by Makenzi Enos)

SAINTLY REUNION ¿ The St. Aloysius Academy Class of 1962 celebrated its 50-year reunion at Teugega Country Club on Golf Course Road Saturday. From left, front: Kathy McCormick Stagliano, Cleveland, Ohio, Mary Beth Hellig Lambert, LaConner, Wash,; Marguerite Lupica Maurer; Carol Bonczek Malorzo; and Terry Manley Queirolo, Norwalk Conn.; Standing: Dan Kelley; Bill DeMare, Tampa, Fla.; Donn King; Robert Larkin, Green, N.Y., and Carole Henderson Milligan, Fort Walton Beach, Fla. (Sentinel photo by Makenzi Enos)

SAINT ALOYSIUS GRADS GATHER ¿ The St. Aloysius Academy Class of 1962 celebrated its 50-year reunion at Teugega Country Club on Golf Course Road Saturday. From left, front: Shirley Lyndon McCormick; Carol Carmody Baldygo, Lee Center; Anne Martin Wayne, Passaic, N.J., and Sharon Atwood Burton, Beaverfalls, Pa. Standing: John J. Doran, Cape Cod, Mass.; Patricia Frankow Buckingham, Taberg; and Dr. Clifford Whitelegg, Colonia, N.J,. (Sentinel photo by Makenzi Enos)

ACADEMY OF HOLY NAMES ¿ The Academy of Holy Names Class of 1962 celebrated its 50-year reunion at Teugega Country Club on Golf Course Road Saturday. From left, front: Carolee Watson Hulbert; Camille Consilio Foote, Otter Lake; and Carol Commerford Owens, Clinton. Standing: Merrylen Pasqualetti Minicozzi, Stuart, Fla. and Sharon Marturano Bendtzen, Eugene, Oregon. (Sentinel photo by Makenzi Enos)

MEMORIES OF RFA ¿ The Rome Free Academy Class of 1962 celebrated its 50-year reunion at Teugega Country Club on Golf Course Road Saturday. From left, front: Gloria Benjamin Schultz; Mary Lou Arthur Klopfer, Daytona Beach, Fla; Sonja Anderson Hluska, Oneida; Barbara Beck Leach, Brookville, Fla.; and Ann Marie Bilbao Ballard. Standing: Jim Bryden, Binghamton; Jerry Burlison; Lee Bitzer Bastian, Newark, N.J.; Ed Bates, and Ronald Boncella, Blossvale. (Sentinel photo by Makenzi Enos)

JUST LIKE OLD TIMES ¿ The Rome Free Academy Class of 1962 celebrated its 50-year reunion at Teugega Country Club on Golf Course Road Saturday. From left, front: Rita Beneditto Moore; Josephine Carieri Polce; Betty Chimielewski McMahon; Corine Clinton, Chicago, Ill.; and Antonia Cuculich Cortese, Londonville, N.Y.; Standing: Daniel Comins, Rochester; Robert Campanaro; Christopher "Kip" Carrier; Donald Commerford, Fort Mills, S.C.; and John Cupak, Jr., Nashua, N.H. (Sentinel photo by Makenzi Enos)

RFA CLASSMATES ¿ The Rome Free Academy Class of 1962 celebrated its 50-year reunion at Teugega Country Club on Golf Course Road Saturday. From left, front: Millicent Evanciew Wampfler; Linda Dorety LoRusso; Teresa D'Ambrosi Delutis; Lynda Davis Pescotello, New Canaan, Conn.; and Adele Coccia Wilde, Las Vegas, Nev.. Standing: Fiore DeCosty, Jacksonville, Fla; Paul Farnsworth; Ronald Fazio, Barbara Colella Pinti, West Hartford, Conn.; and Roger Dean, Bethlehem, Pa. (Sentinel photo by Makenzi Enos)

BACK HOME ¿ The Rome Free Academy Class of 1962 celebrated its 50-year reunion at Teugega Country Club on Golf Course Road Saturday. From left, front: Marianne Felardo Huggins, San Diego, Calif.; Susan Freed Hyman, Allentown, Pa.; Carol Ann Galluppi; Josephine Emma Bird; Gail Golden Shaffer, Lansdale, Pa.; Standing: Carol Fitsik Jones, Pennellville, N.Y.; Jane Ernenwein Enos, Oriskany; Leonard Gordy, West Orange, N.J.; Dorothy Fox Mason, Joliet, Ill.; and Richard Fiore. (Sentinel photo by Makenzi Enos)

FIFTY YEARS ¿ The Rome Free Academy Class of 1962 celebrated its 50-year reunion at Teugega Country Club on Golf Course Road Saturday. From left, front: Carol Hemmes Lewicki, Buffalo; Patricia Guiliano Johnson; Barbara Kirkham Linzy; Vincent Grieco, Lee Center; and Steven Jacobs. Standing: Dean Heberlig, the Villages, Fla.; William Hagerty, Portsmouth, N.H.; Michael Gould, Austin, Texas; Joe Fulgieri, Beaufort, S.C.; and Suzanne Hodierne Tagliaferri. (Sentinel photo by Makenzi Enos)

TOGETHER AGAIN ¿ The Rome Free Academy Class of 1962 celebrated its 50-year reunion at Teugega Country Club on Golf Course Road Saturday. From left, front: Natalie Messineo Larkin, Utica; Theresa (Teri) Manfrates Hibbard, Northfield, Ohio; Sandra Marcoccia Kaczor, Verona; Joanne Masucci Campola, Wilton; and Marguerite Martin. Standing: Jim Longo, Greg Kuzma, Crete, Neb.; Eric Maya, Michael Malorzo, and George Moore, Amarillo, Texas. (Sentinel photo by Makenzi Enos)