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   WILBUR CROSS HIGH SCHOOL 
CLASS OF '61  
NEW HAVEN, CT 
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569 CLASSMATES

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Located
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338
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2
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90
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THE CLASS OF 1961

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66 of us have added our profiles to the Alumni Directory, so far.

Combined, we have 147 children, 237 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.

16 of us served in the U.S. Armed Forces for a combined total of 83 years.

37 of us spent a combined total of 130 years earning 9 Associates, 18 Bachelors and 12 Masters degrees.

Our most-traveled? One of us has visited 50 U.S. States or Territories, and another has visited 37 foreign countries.

2 of us have birthdays this month, and 4 of us have birthdays in January.

Currently, 49 of us are retired.

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  69 messages have been added so far.

 
 Provided info -- by: Anthony AnnunziataSep. 8, 2018 - 7:13:34PM  
Glad to find out about this web site. Looking forward to seeing former classmates.

 
 REUNION -- by: Joyce SimmonsAug. 14, 2018 - 1:09:39PM  
Pulled out my yearbook WOW Happy, bittersweet memories. Still had clipping from newspapers that referred to classmates. I laughed,cried as I read through. My friend Theresa (Tre) has not changed at all. Thanks to the pictures Mauro took,she is still beautiful. As well as so many of you.

 
 Facebook -- by: Joyce FryeJul. 14, 2018 - 12:51:12PM  
quite a few of us are.

 
 facebook -- by: mauro grecoJun. 25, 2018 - 10:52:26AM  
anybody on facebook? mauro

 
 73rd ANNIVERSAY DDAY -- by: Joyce K FryeJun. 6, 2017 - 4:05:13PM  
June 6,2017. 73rd Anniversay D-DAY

Standing in American Cementary Memorial to our fallen heros in Normandy France.

Overwhelmed.

GOD BLESS AMERICA

 
 REUNION PICTURES -- by: Joyce K FryeFeb. 27, 2017 - 12:03:20PM  
Thank you so much for posting the wonderful pictures of the 55th reunion! Great shots..

 
 MERRY CHRISTMAS 2016 -- by: Joyce FryeDec. 19, 2016 - 10:53:38AM  
May Jesus always be your joy, your hope, your song. And may this Christmas and each day of the New Year be directed by His guiding hand of love! My prayer for you is that the Joy of His coming will produce a great peace in your heart at this time.

 
 reunion -- by: Mauro GrecoOct. 30, 2016 - 11:17:03AM  
Thanks to the ones who made our 55th, reunion a great one!!!And to all the people I strong armed into taking there picture.

 
 Our Class Reunion -- by: Kurt Haesche Sep. 28, 2016 - 8:49:14PM  
Just wanted to say i miss all my past class mates from when i was in all but the last uear as i was transferred during my senior Year.

 
 Reunion -- by: Phyllis Piscopo KaravasAug. 18, 2016 - 6:43:55PM  
I attended only the 25th reunion and the 70th birthday party which was a great time. Not sure if we will be in town for the 55th. If we are I would love to attend.

 
 Miss all of you! -- by: Lori Mercer AndersonJan. 21, 2016 - 8:43:09PM  
Found this Wilbur Cross site by accident while looking up a very good friend who has passed. I'd love to hear from anyone out there. I can't believe I will be 72 next month. I look at my photo and it feels like yesterday.

Love ya!

 
 TIME TO HONOR OUR VETERANS! -- by: Joyce Simmons FryeNov. 8, 2015 - 9:46:15AM  
A Hugh THANK YOU TO our veterans and their families who have sacrificed so much so that we can live free.

Jesus Christ & the American Military Two Forces that offered to die for you! One died for your soul and the other offered to die for your freedom. THANK YOU and GOD BLESS AMERICA

 
 Reunion -- by: Joyce Simmons FryeSep. 17, 2015 - 9:15:09PM  
Reunion Committee ; any plans for a reunion in 2016?

Thanks Joyce

 
 1965 Class Reunion -- by: Angie Coppola PerrottoAug. 27, 2015 - 11:46:02AM  
The Class of 1965 will hold its 50th reunion on October 10, 2015, Country House Restaurant, East Haven, CT. Please contact Angie Coppola Perrotto, angie.perrotto@gmail.com for more information. Thanks to the class of 1961 for passing this information along.

 
 50th reunion -- by: mary kenneyMar. 21, 2015 - 9:46:25AM  
any word on a reunion for the class of 1965?im back in the state and would like to attend

 
 Lent -- by: Joyce Simmons FryeApr. 10, 2014 - 2:09:19PM  
PS: the question is what did you give up for Lent? I gave up sweets and bread which is like a grain of sand in the desert compared to what Jesus went thru in 40 days in the wilderness. Joyce

 
 Spring has arrived -- by: Joyce Simmons FryeApr. 9, 2014 - 7:04:56PM  
Hi Everyone. Hope you are well and enjoin g warmer weather. One of my dogs had 12 puppies yesterday!. She is a beautiful anatolian shepard. Would make great gifts (ha) Will deliver in 8 weeks on horseback if needed. I watched the NCAA baskeball games and cheered for University of FLorida and then Huskies. Congratulations UConn. Good Game. Have a great day y'all! Joyce

 
 marry christmas -- by: mauro grecoDec. 25, 2013 - 8:18:20AM  
to all my classmates "MERRY GHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR'

 
 Sue Hopf -- by: Phil HeylNov. 3, 2013 - 7:22:29AM  
For Dan Santos: Sue Hoph has responded to my email to her. I have emailed her back and we may keep up a lasting correspondence until we're able to meet each other. We did not know each other at Cross. She spends the Arizona hotter months in the White Mountains in the eastern part of our state and winters in Tucson. Very similar to what Pat and I do. Thanks Dan for giving me her email to get in touch with her. Phil Sun. 11/03/13

 
 Tucson Resident -- by: Phil HeylOct. 23, 2013 - 6:46:35AM  
Thanks Dan: I will contact Susan Hopf in Tucson soon. I spent the majority of my AF enlistment in Tucson during the Viet Nam years in the late 1960's. Thanks for taking the time to email me the info. Phil Heyl Cross 1961.

 
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  69 messages have been added so far.

 
 Provided info -- by: Anthony AnnunziataSep. 8, 2018 - 7:13:34PM  
Glad to find out about this web site. Looking forward to seeing former classmates.

 
 REUNION -- by: Joyce SimmonsAug. 14, 2018 - 1:09:39PM  
Pulled out my yearbook WOW Happy, bittersweet memories. Still had clipping from newspapers that referred to classmates. I laughed,cried as I read through. My friend Theresa (Tre) has not changed at all. Thanks to the pictures Mauro took,she is still beautiful. As well as so many of you.

 
 Facebook -- by: Joyce FryeJul. 14, 2018 - 12:51:12PM  
quite a few of us are.

 
 facebook -- by: mauro grecoJun. 25, 2018 - 10:52:26AM  
anybody on facebook? mauro

 
 73rd ANNIVERSAY DDAY -- by: Joyce K FryeJun. 6, 2017 - 4:05:13PM  
June 6,2017. 73rd Anniversay D-DAY

Standing in American Cementary Memorial to our fallen heros in Normandy France.

Overwhelmed.

GOD BLESS AMERICA

 
 REUNION PICTURES -- by: Joyce K FryeFeb. 27, 2017 - 12:03:20PM  
Thank you so much for posting the wonderful pictures of the 55th reunion! Great shots..

 
 MERRY CHRISTMAS 2016 -- by: Joyce FryeDec. 19, 2016 - 10:53:38AM  
May Jesus always be your joy, your hope, your song. And may this Christmas and each day of the New Year be directed by His guiding hand of love! My prayer for you is that the Joy of His coming will produce a great peace in your heart at this time.

 
 reunion -- by: Mauro GrecoOct. 30, 2016 - 11:17:03AM  
Thanks to the ones who made our 55th, reunion a great one!!!And to all the people I strong armed into taking there picture.

 
 Our Class Reunion -- by: Kurt Haesche Sep. 28, 2016 - 8:49:14PM  
Just wanted to say i miss all my past class mates from when i was in all but the last uear as i was transferred during my senior Year.

 
 Reunion -- by: Phyllis Piscopo KaravasAug. 18, 2016 - 6:43:55PM  
I attended only the 25th reunion and the 70th birthday party which was a great time. Not sure if we will be in town for the 55th. If we are I would love to attend.

 
 Miss all of you! -- by: Lori Mercer AndersonJan. 21, 2016 - 8:43:09PM  
Found this Wilbur Cross site by accident while looking up a very good friend who has passed. I'd love to hear from anyone out there. I can't believe I will be 72 next month. I look at my photo and it feels like yesterday.

Love ya!

 
 TIME TO HONOR OUR VETERANS! -- by: Joyce Simmons FryeNov. 8, 2015 - 9:46:15AM  
A Hugh THANK YOU TO our veterans and their families who have sacrificed so much so that we can live free.

Jesus Christ & the American Military Two Forces that offered to die for you! One died for your soul and the other offered to die for your freedom. THANK YOU and GOD BLESS AMERICA

 
 Reunion -- by: Joyce Simmons FryeSep. 17, 2015 - 9:15:09PM  
Reunion Committee ; any plans for a reunion in 2016?

Thanks Joyce

 
 1965 Class Reunion -- by: Angie Coppola PerrottoAug. 27, 2015 - 11:46:02AM  
The Class of 1965 will hold its 50th reunion on October 10, 2015, Country House Restaurant, East Haven, CT. Please contact Angie Coppola Perrotto, angie.perrotto@gmail.com for more information. Thanks to the class of 1961 for passing this information along.

 
 50th reunion -- by: mary kenneyMar. 21, 2015 - 9:46:25AM  
any word on a reunion for the class of 1965?im back in the state and would like to attend

 
 Lent -- by: Joyce Simmons FryeApr. 10, 2014 - 2:09:19PM  
PS: the question is what did you give up for Lent? I gave up sweets and bread which is like a grain of sand in the desert compared to what Jesus went thru in 40 days in the wilderness. Joyce

 
 Spring has arrived -- by: Joyce Simmons FryeApr. 9, 2014 - 7:04:56PM  
Hi Everyone. Hope you are well and enjoin g warmer weather. One of my dogs had 12 puppies yesterday!. She is a beautiful anatolian shepard. Would make great gifts (ha) Will deliver in 8 weeks on horseback if needed. I watched the NCAA baskeball games and cheered for University of FLorida and then Huskies. Congratulations UConn. Good Game. Have a great day y'all! Joyce

 
 marry christmas -- by: mauro grecoDec. 25, 2013 - 8:18:20AM  
to all my classmates "MERRY GHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR'

 
 Sue Hopf -- by: Phil HeylNov. 3, 2013 - 7:22:29AM  
For Dan Santos: Sue Hoph has responded to my email to her. I have emailed her back and we may keep up a lasting correspondence until we're able to meet each other. We did not know each other at Cross. She spends the Arizona hotter months in the White Mountains in the eastern part of our state and winters in Tucson. Very similar to what Pat and I do. Thanks Dan for giving me her email to get in touch with her. Phil Sun. 11/03/13

 
 Tucson Resident -- by: Phil HeylOct. 23, 2013 - 6:46:35AM  
Thanks Dan: I will contact Susan Hopf in Tucson soon. I spent the majority of my AF enlistment in Tucson during the Viet Nam years in the late 1960's. Thanks for taking the time to email me the info. Phil Heyl Cross 1961.

 
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Philip Heyl  
Cleveland Hopwood  
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WHERE ARE WE?

Classmates in the U.S.
 Arizona
 California 12 
 Connecticut 260 
 District of Columbia
 Florida 16 
 Georgia
 Indiana
 Kentucky
 Louisiana
 Maryland
 Massachusetts
 Nevada
 New Hampshire
 New Jersey
 New York
 North Carolina
 Pennsylvania
 Rhode Island
 South Carolina
 Tennessee
 Texas
 Vermont
 Virginia

Classmates Abroad:
 Canada
 Costa Rica

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