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					               KEEPING IN TOUCH
  CLASS OF 1953                                    Russell White (’65), and his wife Ellen
                                                   moved to St. Thomas in 1986. Russell runs          ages the sales mortgage team for the bank that
M. Veronica Teixeira (‘53), looks forward to       a Scuba Diving boat and Ellen runs her             works with Lending He and his wife
seeing everyone at their 50th reunion!             own business arranging private yacht char-         are expecting their first child in October, 2003.
                                                   ters. You can e-mail Russell and Ellen at          Congratulations!
Carol Bluford Seaquist (‘53), was severely
injured in an automobile accident in Maryland
                                                                                                       CLASS OF 1989
                                                    CLASS OF 1968
several years ago. She would love to hear from
classmates at 410-268-5820.                                                                           Melissa Hamilton Hayes (’89), currently resides
Sympathy goes out to Mary Lou Gilbert Cross        Leila Christenbury (’68), writes that shejust      in Lincoln, Nebraska with her husband Bryan and
(‘53) and Una Pearson Murphy (‘53), on the         completed her term as President of the Na-         their 2-year-old son, Hamilton Lee.
recent loss of their husbands.                     tional Council of Teachers of English which
                                                   is a 100-year-old, 77,000 member, profes-
                                                                                                       CLASS OF 1990
  CLASS OF 1956                                    sional organization.
                                                                                                      Jennifer Ladrillono Shauger (’90), was elected
Mike Willsey (‘56), writes that he read with
interest our piece on Rocky Versace in the          CLASS OF 1969                                     to membership in the Honor Society of Phi
                                                                                                      Kappa Phi, the premier all-discipline honor
last Crusader Quarterly. He remembered him         Bruce Wentworth (’69), is in school study-         society at Old Dominion University. She hopes
from his NCHS days and the football team.          ing to be an Emergency Medical Technician.         to graduate with a Masters in Engineering
Mike’s town of Alexandria, VA has a memo-          He’s planning on continuing his education to       Management in the Spring of 2004.
rial of Rocky. After NCHS, Mike went on to         become a Paramedic next year.
graduate from the Naval Academy in 1960.
                                                                                                       CLASS OF 1992
Thanks for sharing your thoughts, Mike!
Noel B. Cosby (‘56), and her husband James
                                                    CLASS OF 1970                                     Dr. Elizabeth Newton Javernick (’92), is cur-
                                                   Andy Aicklen (’70), has resided in Canada          rently a Captain in the Army Medical Corps
are expecting their sixth grandchild in June!
                                                   for the past 15 years. He and his wife Paula       working as a second year resident in anesthe-
                                                   have three children, Tom (15), Charlotte (12)      siology at Walter Reed Army Medical Center

 CLASS OF 1957                                     and Isabelle (4). Andy has been working in         in Washington, D.C.
                                                   the software business for the last 20 years,
Carolyn Rose (Cookie) Leombruno (’57), was
married to Robert Earl Tyson on the 31st of
                                                   currently at Peoplesoft.
                                                   Paulette Jones Morant (’70), sends greetings
                                                                                                       CLASS OF 1993
                                                                                                      Lt. Michael Violette (’93), and Courtney
May, 2003, at the historic St. Mary’s Catholic     to the Class of 1970. “Thank you for your
                                                                                                      Gabrielle Anderson recently announced their
Church in Albany, NY. After honeymooning           friendships throughout the year.”
                                                                                                      engagement. Michael is currently stationed
in Bermuda, the couple resides in Albany, NY.
                                                     CLASS OF 1975
                                                                                                      in Annapolis. Courtney is a medical mal-
Carolyn retired in June, 1991 from the New
                                                                                                      practice paralegal in Annapolis. A September
York Telephone Co., now called Verizon, in
                                                   Ginny Kock Frye (‘75) and her husband Jack         wedding is planned.

                                                                                                       CLASS OF 1995
                                                   are the proud grandparents of Maddison Noel
  CLASS OF 1958                                    McCarthy, daughter of Erica Frye McCarthy
                                                   and Matthew McCarthy.
                                                                                                      Tracy Reinman (’95), graduated from the
Charles M. Magrum (‘58) writes that he sur-
                                                    CLASS OF 1977
                                                                                                      University of Florida Law School. She will
vived the attack on the Pentagon and is hoping
                                                                                                      be working at the State’s Attorney Office in
to get to the next reunion of the Class of 1958.
                                                   Michael Gauthier (’77), and family have moved      Orlando, Florida. Congratulations, Tracey!

  CLASS OF 1962                                    back to Virginia after 14 years. Michael is cur-
                                                   rently working in Pain Management.
                                                                                                      Mr. and Mrs. Mamerio S. Raymundo are
                                                                                                      very happy to announce the recent engage-
Mary Elizabeth Kutnak Cahoon (‘62), reports                                                           ment of their daughter, Sabrina (’95), to Mr.
that her son, James Jr., a senior at William &
Mary, received the Thomas Jefferson Award
                                                    CLASS OF 1988                                     Ernest Edward Ricketts (‘95). A November
                                                                                                      wedding is planned. Congratulations!
in Natural Philosophy, presented during            Elizabeth Finch Dean (’88) and her husband
                                                                                                      Carl (Mac) Smith (’95), graduated summa
Charter Day ceremonies when Kofi Annan             James welcomed their son into the world
                                                                                                      cum laude from Old Dominion University in
spoke to the assembly. Kathleen, a graduate        on October 24, 2002. Ethan James weighed
                                                                                                      the Spring of 2002. He received the Alan L.
student, helps ODU students find internships       in at 8 lbs., 1 oz. Their 3-year-old daugher,
                                                                                                      Chaikin Psychology Honors Thesis Award.
overseas… anyone interested?                       Savannah Rose, shared in their excitement.
                                                                                                      Carl is currently pursuing a Doctorate in
                                                                                                      Human Factors/Applies Cognition at George
 CLASS OF 1965                                     Joel Dancy (’88), has worked at Wachovia
                                                   Bank for the past 10 years. He currently man-
                                                                                                      Mason University, and is investigating the
                                                                                                      cognitive principles supporting aviation

                                           KEEPING IN TOUCH
display design. Carl currently resides in
Fairfax, VA and can be reached via e-mail at
                                                  Jessica Shelton (’99), graduated from Wil-
                                                  liam & Mary on May 11th with a B.S. in
                                                                                                      What We’ve
                                                  Geology.                                            Heard From
 CLASS OF 1997                                    Jonne G. Ronquillo (’99), graduated summa
                                                                                                      Our Friends:
Scott Sottile (’97), has volunteered to be the    cum laude from George Mason University in
1997 class agent. His e-mail and home ad-         May, 2003.                                             Sr. Dorothy Reilly, who taught Chem-
dress are as follows:                             Stacey Marie Reed (’99), graduated Cum              istry and Physics at NCHS from 1954–63                  Laude from the University of Tampa on May           as Sr. Montford, writes that she is cur-
     412 Old Forge Court                          10, 2003. She received the Dean’s list award        rently a financial consultant for religious
     Virginia Beach, VA 23452                     of distinction.                                     congregations in the New York area.
                                                   CLASS OF 2002
                                                                                                        Ms. Antoinette Baxter, grandmother
Scott is engaged to be married to Melissa                                                             of Kelly Grant (‘04), writes that Kelly is
Tebbs on August 2, 2003 in Connecticut.                                                               involved in athletics and loves attending
Congratulations!                                  Jesse Lambert (’02), was recently awarded
                                                  the rank of Eagle Scout, Boy Scouting’s
Jay G. Ronquillo (’97), received his master’s
                                                  highest honor. For his service project, he             Mr. and Mrs. Charles Conley, grand-
degree in electrical engineering in May, 2003
                                                  constructed a water garden at St. Gregory           parents of Michael (‘03) and Christina
from Cornell University in Ithaca, New
                                                  Catholic church. The project, along with            (‘06) write that “we are happy to have
                                                  several other eagle projects, is part of a large    Michael and Christie under your care!”

 CLASS OF 1998                                    prayer garden for the parishioners and nearby
                                                  nursing home residents. Jesse currently at-
                                                                                                         Former NCHS student, retired Admiral
                                                                                                      Harold W. Gehman, Jr., will head the
Joey M. Leoncio (’98), graduated from VMI         tends Radford University.
                                                                                                      inquiry into the Columbia space shuttle
in May 2002 with a B.S. in Biology and a                                                              disaster. Admiral Gehman attended
minor in Chemistry and Psychology. He is                                                              NCHS until his father’s transfer took him
spending the next two years in Africa as a                                                            to Washington, D.C. After graduating
Peace Corps Volunteer to help teach health in                                                         from the ROTC program at Penn State,
remote, rural villages in Zambia. He’ll have                                                          he returned to Hampton Roads and served
no electricity or water in the village where he                                                       in many important positions during his
will live, but when traveling to urban areas                                                          Naval career.
he’ll have limited e-mail access. He would
like all his CHS friends to stay in touch. E-
mail Joey at

 CLASS OF 1999
NCHS Class of 1953—50th reunion information:                                 NCHS Class of 1973—30th reunion information:
Plans for our 50th class reunion have been made for September 26-28,         Please join your class in celebrating your 30th high school reunion!
2003, at the new Lake Wright Motel and Golf Course including a har-          Friday, July 25, 2003, Ocean View Beach Park, 6 pm–9 pm
bor cruise on the American Rover on the 28th. Anyone knowing how             TGOV at Ocean View (former site of the Ocean View Amusement
to locate classmates John McElligott, Esther Branchi, and William            Park) is an outside public event. Music provided, food and drink
Hogan, please call Doris Lee Bossie at (757) 456-0823 or e-mail her          available for purchase. Look for our NCHS 1973 banner.
                                                                             Saturday, July 26, 2003, Beach Club at Duck Inn, 6 pm–11 pm
NCHS Class of 1958—45th reunion information:                                 3324 Shore Drive, Virginia Beach (On Beach Club Deck). Dinner buf-
Our next reunion is set for October 24, 25, & 26, 2003. For informa-         fet, beer and wine, music, friends, casual dress—$45.00 per person.
tion please call Pat Gies at 804-746-7819 or Carolyn Walker at 757-          Please send checks payable to NCHS 1973 Reunion to:
431-0530. Looking forward to seeing everyone in October!                     Mary Bowen Zabot
                                                                             4513 Old English Circle
                                                                             Virginia Beach, VA 23455


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