Coal City High School’s Class of 1963 held its 50-year class reunion Sept. 7 at the Morris Country Club. Classmates attended from Florida, Wisconsin, Missouri and various Illinois cities. A picnic was held the next day at the Coal City Area Club for those who could attend. Pictured seated in the front row (from left) are Sharon (Scerine) Nicoletti; teachers Lucille DeGulie, Joe DeGulie, Freda Dzuris, John Dzuris and classmates Marylynn (Calcaterra) Cerutti, Evelyn (Evy Galbraith) Bjelland. Classmates in the second row include Mary Ellen (Jisa) Steffes, Bob Marcotte, Bill Wharrie, Bonnie (Spolarich) Pelton, Cathy (Hanley) Hutchings, Rita (Murphy) Hummel, Irene (Beasley) Pulliam, Faye (Watson) Holsinger, Lynne (Wendell) Tarman and Diane (Bannon) Friddle. In the third row are Jerry Meece, Ted (Pidge) Smith, Ron Watson, John Gilchrist, Fran Eaton, Dale Perona, Michaeleen (Novak) Clavey, Bobbi Gubelman, John Testa, Jacquie (Edwards) Hren and Doug Letterly.
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