Bangor High School Class of 1959

Bangor, Maine

Site last updated on: December 7, 2017

History of Website Changes

Check here frequently to see what has been added or changed.

• 7 December 2017 Added obituary for Joseph Hunt, Johanna Hunt's brother.
• 17 November 2017 Added photo of Sally (Hill) Reed and Sally (Weatherbee) O'Neill taken October 22, 2017 at Sally & Frank O'Neill's home in Columbia, SC.
• 22 September 2017 Added 3 additional photos taken by Sally (Hill) Reed in Brewer taken on July 24, 2017. Look under Photo Gallery and then More Recent Photos and then 2017 Photos.
• 8 September 2017 Added 2 additional photos taken by Donna Ross in Bangor taken on August 22, 2017. Look under Photo Gallery and then More Recent Photos and then 2017 Photos. One was added to Greybeard and one to Tim Horton's.
• 3 September 2017 Added photos of an impromptu luncheon in Bangor taken on August 22, 2017. Look under Photo Gallery and then More Recent Photos and then 2017 Photos.
• 15 May 2017 Added obituary for Joyce Lundgren-Willette.
• 31 January 2017 Added obituary for Teacher Efthim 'Tim' Economu.
• 30 January 2017 Added obituary for Bill Laughlin.
• 14 January 2017 Added obituary for Jim A. Mooney's Wife, Joyce A. Mooney.
• 15 November 2016 Added obituary for Mary Lousie (Herbert) Hall.
• 18 October 2016 Added obituary for Bill Higgins Sister, Betty Speirs.
• 11 August 2016 Added obituary for Julia (O'Loughlin) Holt's Husband, Lannie G. Holt.
• 21 July 2016 Added obituary for Philip (Flip) Ingerni.
• 12 July 2016 Added obituary for David O'Brien's Wife, Lucille (Gilbert) O'Brien.
• 17 June 2016 Added obituary for Bonnie (Mansur) Parent's Husband, Ed Parent.
• 24 April 2016 Added obituary for Bill Higgins's Brother, Leon Higgins.
• 31 October 2015 Added obituary for Ann (DeGrasse) Saindon.
• 27 August 2015 Added obituary for Johanna Hunt's brother, Jonathan Briggs Hunt.
• 13 June 2015 Under Miscellaneous, added a link to BHS Oracle Yearbooks (1943-1963). Thanks Clive Nickerson for passing the link along!
• 29 January 2015 Added obituary for Patty (Woodbury) Oulette.
• 25 January 2015 Added obituary for Pollyanne (Flagg) Hewes.
• 22 December 2014 Added obituary for Judy (Hasey) Nisbett's brother, David Hasey.
• 24 November 2014 Added obituary for Jim Ross's mother, Pauline Ross.
• 27 August 2014 Added obituary for Cathy Viner.
• 23 August 2014 Added photos for the August 6, 2014 55th Mini Reunion.
• 22 July 2014 Added obituary for Fred Clarke.
• 7 July 2014 Added photos for the July 2, 2014 55th Mini Reunion.
• 7 July 2014 Added obituary for Joyce (Lundgren) Willette's husband, Wayne Willette.
• 23 May 2014 Changed location of July 2, 2014 get-together from the Seadog to Pat's Pizza in Orono due to riverfront concert (Boston & Cheap Trick).
• 26 March 2014 Updated Oldies and Humor links. Also added some old photos contributed by Jim Ross.
• 13 February 2014 Added obituary for Dennis Tenney.
• 8 February 2014 Added obituary for Gary Slep's mother, Dena Slep.
• 8 February 2014 Added information about 55th reunion. Go to Reunions and then 55th.
• 4 November 2013 Added obituary for Ray Dauphinee.
• 4 September 2013 Added update to Jim McDonald's cancer fight.
• 26 August 2013 Added photo of Sally (Weatherbee) O'Neill, husband Frank & Jim McDonald.
• 26 August 2013 Added info about Jim McDonald having Lung Cancer to Thoughts, Prayers & Obituaries.
• 26 August 2013 Added obituary for Bonnie & Rod McClure's Son-in-law, Bruce Harrington.
• 10 August 2013 Added obituary for Sally (Hill) Reed's mother, Kae R. Hill
• 8 April 2013 Added obituary for Fred Newman's father, Frederic S. Newman, Sr.
• 7 April 2013 Added obituary for Jim Vanidestine's mother, Mary S. Vanidestine.
• 17 March 2013 Added article about Sally (Hill) Reed's mother's 100th birthday celebration.
• 13 March 2013 Added obituaries for Barbara (Bridgham) Johns and for Mary Lee (Grant) McIntosh's husband Terry.
• 19 February 2013 Added photos taken in February 2013. One of Jim Ross, Bill Higgins and Bill Foss. The other of the Bob and Ada Sloane and Jim and Marylou McDonald.
• 26 January 2013 Added obituary for John Thomas' mother, Dorothy Thomas who was 94.
• 23 December 2012 Added a Poem written by Sally (Hill) Reed to her Link. Also added to Jim Ross's Link, a story with photos of he and Donna's sailing trip to Newfoundland this year. Quite an adventure.
• 29 November 2012 Added obituary for Betty (Gallison) Swanson. In addition, added a photo of Joel Gopan in the 2012 Veterans Day Parade in Bangor.
• 22 July 2012 Added obituary for Caroline Perkins' mother Grace who was 103. In addition, added a note from Archie Tracy about his forthcoming induction into Maine Central Institute's Athletic Hall of Fame on September 22, 2012.
• 30 June 2012 Added photos taken in June 2012. McDonalds, Feeleys, Higgins, McClures, Reed
• 10 May 2012 Added Photo of the Sloanes visiting at the McDonald's new home in Dover, DE. I also added information to Johanna Hunt's page (Links About Classmates) about the sale of her first novel, The End of Sunshine Street. I just received my copy from Amazon.com and can't wait to read it! I also received an email from Archie Tracy about his nomination for possible induction in the 2013 Maine Sports Hall of Fame. To read about this and to see how you can possibly help Archie get inducted, go to his Links About Classmates webpage.
• 14 April 2012 I must apologize for the delay in posting Kibby (Carlisle) Schultheis obituary. We just moved into our new home south of Dover, DE and I have been working day and night trying to get the house in shape enough so I don't feel guilty about doing something else. I am posting it along with some class members comments. She will be dearly missed by all who have known her.
• 12 March 2012 Added Mindy (Michelson) Alperin Obituary
• 12 February 2012 Added 2012 Photo of Lenor Hersey, Ada (Hersey) Sloane, Bob Sloane, Gay & John Feeley.
• 29 January 2012 Added John Feeley Photo (See 2010 photos).
• 15 November 2011 Added George Carlisle Obituary
• 4 October 2011 Added Casey (Gary) Knowles Obituary
• 21 July 2011 Added a new link where we can recall favorite moments from our time at BHS titled "Memories of BHS."
• 29 June 2011 Added Bert Young Obituary to the Thoughts, Prayers and Obituaries section
• 28 June 2011 Added Allen Tozier and Joe Demaso Obituaries to the Thoughts, Prayers and Obituaries section
• 11 May 2011 Added Gary Lawton Obituary to the Thoughts, Prayers and Obituaries section
• 8 April 2011 Thanks to Nancy & Joe Taylor, I changed the unknow reunion date to the 25th reunion. Now where was it held? Was it at Miller's Restaurant? Added some recent photos of Bill Foss and Sally (Hill) Reed to their respective Links pages as well as to the Photo Gallery of 2011 photos. Also added a photo of Bonnie (Flagg) McClure, Rod McClure & Jim McDonald to the Photo Gallery of 2011 photos.
• 14 March 2011 Added 3 YouTube links to Misc - two are Bangor related and one is Brewer related. The Bangor ones are very different from each other. One is about lumbering with respect to Bangor and the other is a great promotional advertisement for the city of Bangor. The Brewer one was a history of Brewer told by 3rd graders.
• 11 March 2011 Added a 40's link to the Oldies - Thanks to Gary Slep.
• 26 February 2011 Moved everything to new website.
• 5 March 2011 Added another 50's music website to the Oldies.