Vince Dacquisto will cruise down Memory Lane next month, as Mohonasen speed kings, prom queens, basketball stars and pep leaders from 1962 will gather for their 50th anniversary reunion. Dacquisto, along with Diann Barber Englehart, Patricia Barr Alheim and Elaine Smith Allen have been organizing the activities.
Mohonasen High School teens prepare for the world at large in June 1962 — graduation. From left are Carol Tessitore, Terry Martin Stewart, Carol Stevenson Luse, Carol Stalpinski Pink, Sally Spencer Schroeder, Elaine Smith Allen and Florence Sherman Grala. The “kids” from 1962 will gather in early October for their 50th anniversary reunion.
The Mohonasen Girls Athletic Association visited Lake Placid for a 1962 field trip. Crouching in the front row, left to right, are Leslie Sittner (Class of 1963), Dawn Bisner Meier and Elaine Smith Allen. Standing, left to right, are Patty Haessig, unidentified, Patricia Barr Alheim, Dawn Getter and unidentified.
Diann Barber Englehart and Vince Dacquisto were chosen most likely to succeed by their Mohonasen classmates in 1962. Here, the two seniors collect cash from the book store cash register in a gag picture for the yearbook.
Patricia Barr Alheim and Fred Romano chalk up their options as the “most popular” students at Mohonasen High School in 1962. Patty, Fred and their high-school friends will gather Oct. 5-7 for their 50th anniversary reunion.
Ron Baker takes a shot against Schalmont during the 1961-62 hoop season. Baker was one of the seniors on the team.
Sandra Ellis Gardner, captain of the Mohonasen varsity cheerleading team during her senior year, prepares a vocal statement in 1962.
Fred Romano gains ground during the 1961 football season. He graduated in 1962.
Lois Hamilton Potrzuaki, left, and Gail Fenn Lumpkin are dressed for success as majorettes at Mohonasen High School during the 1961-62 school year. Lois and Gail were both members of the Class of 1962.
Mohonasen High School teens dressed for a formal occasion in 1961. The ladies, from left, are Elaine Smith Allen, Patricia Barr Alheim and Lois Hamilton Potrzuaki. The guys, from left, are unidentified, Dave Schmidt and Bill Lasak.
Diann Barber Englehart's yearbook photo
Vince Dacquisto's yearbook photo
Patricia Barr Alheim's yearbook photo
From left, Diann Barber Englehart, Vince Dacquisto and Patricia Barr Alheim are thinking about Mohonasen High School this fall. They'll see old friends Oct. 5-7 during the Class of 1962 anniversary reunion.