50 Years in the Making

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More than two-thirds of the Sequim High class of 1963 showed up to celebrate their 50th reunion Aug. 23-24.


On Friday night, 31 of the 62 graduates turned out for a barbecue at Mike and Judy Sherk Bromell’s home and another 10 were on hand for a dinner at the Mariner Cafe the next day.


Pictured is (front row, from left) Karen Nordwell Kendall, Judy Sherk Bromell, Gene Bower and Ron Pease, (second row, from left) Donna Petroff Grall, Karen Lewis, Marilyn Purcell Snapp, Gleynda Matriotti Brownfield, Suzie Bilow Oscarson, Diane Hammer Moore, Janey Olsen Funston, Penni Schindler Maples, Lila Roup Petroff, Janet Scott Reese, Dennis Funston, Lance Smith and Randy Priest, and (back row, from left) Sara Blake, (hidden behind Karen Lewis is Mary Gallaway Kitt), Merle Herret, Bill Alton, Bill Cameron, Mike Pease, Bonnie Wilbur, Dennis Schmith, Jim Easterly, Eric Hendrickson, Jerry Brownfield, Jim Hope. Not pictured: Mark Becker and DeEtte Carey Bollerslev. In addition to the classmates in the photo, the Mariner Cafe get-together included Len Beil, Wanda Priest Roup, Nancy Jackson, Minnie Allan Dixon, Florence Adams Monson, Liz Fitzgerald Meuller, Marilyn Holmberg Gates, Dick Bellmore, John Carlson and Glenda Cays Carroll.


Thirteen members of the class of 1963 have died.


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