Class of 1956 Summer 2020 Class Note

John A. Schwartz The Class of 1956 has a few updates we would like to share with classmates. Gloria Thorpe Bangs ’57 contacted the Alumni Association to inform classmates of the death of her husband, Dick Bangs. She reported that Dick died on March 2, 2018, of ALS, which was caused by his military service.…

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Class of 1956 Winter 2020 Class Note

Faith Wixson Varney The Class of 1956 had a very successful mini-reunion on Wednesday, October 16th at the McKernan Center on the Southern Maine Community College campus. Twenty-eight classmates and guests gathered for a buffet lunch overlooking Casco Bay and a wonderful time was had by all! Thank you to everyone who joined us and…

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Class of 1956 Summer 2019 Class Notes

Faith Wixson Varney I received a phone call from President Bill Johnson that reminded me that he and/or Betsy Harvey Ruff write each scholarship recipient congratulating him/her and asking a few personal questions to bring to our next meeting. That way we get to know him/her a bit better. It is nice to know him/her…

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Class of 1956 Fall 2018 Class Note

Faith Wixson Varney 69 Falmouth Road Falmouth, ME 04105 (207) 781-3038 fvarney@maine.rr.com   Hi, classmates: Doc and Betty Brockway Nevers write, “at our mini Reunion on May 23rd the Class of ’56 voted to transfer $5,000 from our 1956 class fund to the Class of 1956 Scholarship fund. We had 44 registered between the Tuesday evening dinner and the Wednesday luncheon/business meeting.…

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Class of 1956 Spring 2018 Class Note

Faith Wixson Varney 69 Falmouth Road Falmouth, ME 04105 (207) 781-3038 fvarney@maine.rr.com Hi classmates: I had a very newsy Christmas letter from Henry “Hank”and Ian Brodersen. The highlight of their summer was a month-long visit by daughter Liesel and her two children, Haley and Brody. They visited Washington, DC, and Annapolis, and toured the country…

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Class of ’56 Fall 2017 Class Notes

Faith Wixson Varney 69 Falmouth Road Falmouth, ME 04105 (207) 781-3038 fvarney@maine.rr.com   I guess we knew what we were doing when we selected Bill Johnson as our class president. According to the April 9, 2017, edition of the Journal Tribune he has added one more award to his list—The Spirit of America Foundation Tribute…

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Class of 1956 Fall 2017 Class Note

Faith Wixson Varney 69 Falmouth Rd. Falmouth, ME 04105 207-781-3038 fvarney@maine.rr.com   I guess we knew what we were doing when we selected Bill Johnson as our class president. According to the April 9, 2017 edition of the Journal Tribune he has added one more award to his list – The Spirit of America Foundation…

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