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Manchester High School
437 West Nimisila Road
Akron, OH 44319
(330) 882-3291

  1960 - 1969 Alumni

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 1969 [top]    
Name Occupation Current Hometown
Guyla (Walker) Aanestad Blackjack/Roulette Dealer @ Plaza Casino, Las Vegas Henderson, NV
Patricia (Benak) Barrett Retired from SBC Clinton, OH
Linda (Willis) Bennett M.T. (ASCP) @ Barberton Citizens Hospital Clinton, OH
Vickie (Schultz) Bernish
Secretary Cuyahoga Falls, OH
Clyde Boyce   Akron, OH
Claudia Bjerre President & CEO @ HealthCare USA Akron, OH
Frank Bradshaw Senoir Estimator @ APAC Atlantic, Inc

Asheville, NC

Kitty (Dodd) Cherenko
Retired Court Reporter Tampa, FL
Janelle (Turner) Clinkenbeard
Retired Educator / Administrator
Fort Thomas, KY
David Delaney Owner of State Farm Insurance Agency
Akron, OH
Skip Eckert   Medina, OH
Dottie (Brady) Fuller Insurance Agent @ SeibertKeck Insurance Clinton, OH
Franklin "Bud" Ginther Designer @ Bombardier Learjet Witchita, KS
Dominic Gionti
Electronics Buyer @ B&B Appliance Akron, OH
Terry Harget
Retired from First Merit Bank Akron, OH
Penny (Dalton) Harris Asstistant Manager @ Leggs,Hanes,Bali,Platex
Suttton, WV
Rebecca-Becky (Kinzel) Helmink Family and Consumer Sciences Teacher Tampa, FL
Kathleen (Barnes) Hively Akron, OH
Jessica  (Stewart) Jenkins  

Medina, OH

Richard Krebs
Director of Product Management @ SpectraLink Corp.
Boulder, CO
Michael Lamka Owner @ Spectrum Graphics
Florissant, MO
Linda (Dotson) Perdue Gospel Singer Canal Fulton , OH
Julianne (Hercske) Poland   Canton, OH
Sheree (Gibson) Rochford Retired Teacher Southport, NC
Sheila Simms Credentialing Specialist @ Akron Children's Hospital Canal Fulton, OH
Renaye (Kinnison) Weirich
Office Manager @ Dr. David Lindberg New Port Richey, FL
Becky (Whiting) Williams
Retired BellSouth ; Supervisor @ Svr. Ga. Dept. of Labor
Lilburn, GA
 1968 [top]    
Name Occupation Current Hometown
Doris (Johnson) Clatfelter Bookkeeper @ Tulsa Bible Church Tulsa, OK
Robert Clatty Sergeant @ Wilmington Police Dept - Retired Cerro Gordo, NC
Carol (Heimbaugh) Clevenger RN @ Akron City Hospital Uniontown, OH
Jerry Eddleman   Clinton, OH
Bill Gaddis Quality Assurance Specialist @ DCMAN-Navy Special Emphasis Hudson, OH
William "Jay" Gardner Owner @ Marine Industries Jacksonville, FL
Beth  (Whiston) Gohlke Executive Administrative Assistant @ Wright Tool Akron, OH
Jo Anne (Snyder) Goodson Purchasing Agent @ Southeast Aerospace West Melbourne, FL
Warren Hackett Teacher @ Akron Public Schools Canton, OH
William Henninger   Mogadore, OH
Dianne (Schafer) Huff Secretary @ Wasatch Forest Products Washougal, WA
Don (Cliff) King   Moncks Corner, SC
Duanne Kinnison Resource Teacher @ Pinellas County Schools New Port Richey, FL
Paul Kormanik Attorney Columbus, OH
David Kusmits   Polk City, FL
Bob Lemley Buyer-Staff @ Lockheed Martin Brick, NJ
Rex Lingruen Teacher/Coach @ Liberty Center Schools
Liberty Center, OH
Linda (Smith) Lipscomb Site Director @ Museum of the Confederacy-Appomattox Appomattox, VA
Linda (Constantine) McClure Membership & Technical Program Manager @ Rubber Division, ACS Akron, OH
Julianne (Stewart) McMath Social Services Director @ Avante Boca Raton, FL
Jose Peralta Chemical Engineering @ Universidad Tecnologica Nacional Publish Villa Maria, Cordoba
Nancy (Waddington) Ramsey Social Worker @ Shipley Child Health Clinic/Retired Massillon, OH
Larry Randles Vice President @ Buckeye Ready-Mix, LLC Columbus, OH
Penny (Campbell) Riley Nursing Supervisor @ Summit County Health District
Akron, OH
Tom  Rochford Engineer (retired) @ Colgate-Palmolive Southport, NC
Tanya (McCormish) Russo Counselor @ Plain Local Schools Akron, OH
Barbara (Carmany) Sanderson   Clinton, OH
Janet Schild
Retired (Elementary Teacher) @ Highland Local Schools (Morrow County) Fredericktown, OH
Linda (Weaver) Seaver Admin Assistant @ Firestone Polymers Canal Fulton, OH
James Starcher   North Las Vegas, NV
Edward Virde Owner @ Joseph Virde Interiors Salt Lake City, Utah
Caren (Guest) Wallace
Realtor @ Cutler Real Estate Akron, OH
Deborah (Mickunas) Williams   Sarasota, FL
Sue Willis Faculty, English Prep Program@ Prince Mohammed Bin Fahd Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Nadine (Cormany) Zangueneh Special Education Teacher @ Montgomery County Public Schools Germantown, MD
Susan Zimmerman Freelance Writer @ S. Zimmerman & Associates / Part-Time Journalism Instructor, Kent State Cleveland, OH
 1967 [top]    
Name Occupation Current Hometown
Carol (Angelo) Adamson Former High School Teacher Akron, OH
Gary Richard Bailey Thermo Treatment Operator@ Timken Company North Canton, OH
Lynne (Rowley) Bridges RN - Cath Lab @ Georgetown Mem. Hospital Pawleys Island, SC
Tom Buys Retired - U.S. Marine Corps Boise, ID
Leslie Coddington Retired @ Westfield Insurance Akron, OH
Shirley (Myers) Crispin
  Suffield, OH
Linda (Angelo) Hines-Cummins
HR Benefit Specialist @ Mustang Engineering Houston, TX
Jana (Bates) Elb Senior Account Executive @ The Joint Commission Bloomingdale, IL
Harold Hupp Extension Livestock Specialist @ Clemson University Clemson, SC
Mike Jackson   Boston, MA
Dan Kettering Assistant Manager @ Marc Glassman, Inc. Norton, OH
Bob Long Faculty & General Manager @ Streetsboro HS/WSTB Radio Streetsboro, OH
Donna Longfellow Home Health Aide @ Heather/Brad Woodward Akron, OH
Bruce Moyer Retired Portland, OR
Tom Musleve Engineer @ Inland Steel Chicago, IL
John Oney Attorney Shaker Heights, OH
James (Jim) Perkins Geologist @ BP America Production Co. Katy, TX
Jim Rader (aka Raper) Postman @ USPS Spring Valley, CA
Terry Ritter
  Clinton, OH
Donna (Ash) Simmons Retired: Human Resources Executive Akron, OH
Shirley (Goff) Simon Attorney at Law @ Shirley A. Simon Akron, OH
Tim Stevenhagen Funeral Director Akron, OH
Fred Teaman Manchester Schools New Franklin,, OH
John Williams Retired Clinton, OH
Dennis Zajac Discipline Manager Elect. Dept. @ Middough Consulting Macedonia, OH
 1966 [top]    
Name Occupation Current Hometown
Elaine (Balding) Acton Retired Akron,OH
Tim Andrella Construction Manager @ XL Fire Protection Co Chandler, AZ
Janet (Greene) Antal LPN - Office Manager @ John B. Devine II, MD Inc. North Canton, OH
Jim Betty Owner of AllStar Garage Door Canal Fulton, OH
Pat (Hornacek) Bryant   Akron, OH
Keith Eckberg Director of Business Development @ Intrepid Group Fort Collins, CO
Diane Beverly (Akins) Dias Retired accountant Stow, OH
Linda (Baughman) Etheridge
Administrative Manager @ GRAFCO PET Packaging Technoligies
Fayetteville, GA
Les Fonti Project Manager @ Qwest Communications Sun City West, AZ
Pamela (White) Freed Home Companion Mishawaka, IN
Patricia (Bland) Gabriel Accountant @ Central Lincoln PUD Newport, OR
Bill Hetler
Project Manager @ Saba Software Columbia, SC
Valerie (Gaston) Houpt Real Estat Agent @ Realty One Clinton, OH
Bill Humbert Retired Repair Services Mgt. Co.
Doylestown, OH
Jamie Lamka Yoga Teacher
Sausalito, CA
Cheri (Ashley) Langenek Purchasing Assistant @ Babcock & Wilcox Co. Akron, OH
Mike Looper VP, Sales & Marketing @ Stewart Tubular Products The Woodlands, TX
Janet (Schultz) Mckenzie
  Barberton, OH
Dana (Tuczakov) Miller Artist @ Lady Gourdiva (
Salado, TX
Michele Otey Owner of This Old Doll ( Clinton, OH
Larry Shaffer Superintendent/Facilitator @ Retired & Plato, Inc Key West, FL
Keith Tyree Job Superintendent @ Advanced Const.& Consulting
Cambridge, OH
Kenny Lou (Gross) Whitley Director of Sales @ Concourse Hotel Pataskala, OH
Claudia (Joseph) Zimmerman Head of Extension Services @ Holmes County Public District Library Millersburg, OH
 1965 [top]    
Name Occupation Current Hometown
Darlene (Hagelbarger) Adams   Miami, FL
Robyn (Schultz) Becker Cafeteria Sub @ Manchester Schools Akron, OH
Carol (Shetler) Chillik
Customer Service Rep @ Advanced Elastomer Systems
Akron, OH
Jim Cottle Forman-Inspector @ Babcock + Wilcox: Retired Cambridge, OH
Carolyn (Grigsby) Dyarmett   Akron, OH
Sandra (Ford) D'Angelo Pediatric Psychologist @ Burrell Behavioral Health Springfield, MO
Judy Forsythe Retired Teacher from Columbus Public Schools Professional Development Specialist Columbus, OH
Rick Gable Owner @ Gable Engine and Machine Akron, OH
Mathew "Bob" Green Retired Beloit, OH
Thomas Harter Retired Police Captain Key West, FL
Jim Hill Owner @ Greenleaf Insurance Inc.
Clinton, OH
Jay Homeyer Retired Bluffton, SC
Carol Johnson
Retired Teacher/Counselor from Coventry Schools Wadsworth, OH
Linda (Archer) Kirvel   Homerville, OH
Judith (Shuman) Langreder Licensed Professional Counselor & Special Education Teacher @ Counseling & Educational Center
Surprise, AZ
Sharon Miracle University Admin. & English teacher, BA English, TESL Teaching Certificate Montreal, Quebec Canada
Rosemarie (Browne) Neel LPN @ Horn Nursing Center Wooster, OH
Bill Pinegar President @
Mound, MN
Ron Pulliam
Owner/Designer @ Nautilus Design Tacoma, WA
Cindy (Sisler) Robertson Retired North Canton, OH
Ronald Schild   Naperville, IL
Jeffrey Smith Owner @ Jeffrey T Smith, Inc. West Palm Beach, FL
Robert Starcher Retired Maryville,TN
Jill (Manges) Webb Customer Service Rep @ Jersey Shore State Bank South Williamsport, PA
Carole (Simon) West Executive Secretary to the Superintendent @ Shaker Heights City School South Euclid, OH
Bruce Whiting Woodworker @ Schantz Organ Company Akron, OH
 1964 [top]    
Name Occupation Current Hometown
Bonnie (Kinzel) Blachly State Technical Support @ INFOhio ( Lima,OH
Dana (Joseph) Cherry Tax Specialist II @ H R Block Colorado Springs, CO
Sallie (Darden) Cochran Retired Media Librarian Lynchburg, VA
Sharon (Wade) Cottle Retired from Babcock + Wilcox Co. Cambridge, OH
Ronald Donnr Retired Hinckley, OH

Roger Dotson
(Deceased - 5/22/02)

Owner of First Edition Print Shop Waynesboro, GA
Jane (Rogers) Eckert   Evans, GA
Dean Everhart Retired teacher / coach Canal Fulton, OH
Douglas Gardner Retired @ Electrician at Goodyear Tire Mogadore, OH
Jeff Gibson
Teacher/Coach @ Revere High School Akron, OH
Russell Hensley Instrumentation Tech @ Cummins Engine Company Rocky Mount, NC
Johnnie Johnson Retired: US Coast Guard Amherst, OH
Gary Miller Bus Driver @ Field Local Schools Mogadore, OH
David Morgan Real Estate Instructor @ Hondros College Akron, OH
Blaine Moyer Retired - Disabled Veteran Rio Rico, AZ
Jessa (Pyle) Olson   Naples, FL
Linda (Kinnison) Pyle Registered Nurse New Port Richey, FL
Patricia (Johnson) Sumner Retired Special Education Teacher Sugar Land, TX
Linda (Zetler) Utterback Retired IT systems analyst from Goodyear Tire North Canton, OH
Rog Wilcox Retired Ashmore, Queensland Australia
Judy (Foldery) Williams Bookkeeper @ Manchester Hardware Akron, OH
 1963 [top]    
Name Occupation Current Hometown
Joyce (Watson) Dawson
Owner/CEO of Elm Ridge Party Center Owner/Producer of Mystery Cafe Dinner Theater Canal Fulton, OH
Diana (Miracle) Doyle Homemaker Littleton, Colorado
Charles J. Dyarmett Retired Public School Administrator Gainesville, GA
Gara (French) Jones Retired from Public Education Vermilion, OH
Bettie (Longfellow) Lewis Admin Assistant @ Temp at Kelly Services Mt Lawley, Western Australia
Gordon (Buddy) Moore Retired Navy Chesterfield, VA
Nancy (Combest) Peaco Retired Bonham, TX
Jim Russell Quality WBT Center for Education Lake Wylie, SC
James Shroyer President @ Liberty Cinema Productions, LLC Rangely, CO
Rita (Gray) Silknitter MiMi/Grandma Ponder, TX
Joel Weaver Professor of Anesthesiology @ The Ohio State University
Westerville, OH
Judy (Boyce) Zerbe Retired Massillon, OH
 1962 [top]    
Name Occupation Current Hometown
Carole (Fraley) Agins Administrative Assistant @ Mayfield City School District Chardon, OH

Mary Ellen Armentrout

Medical Librarian @ EMH Regional Healthcare System Elyria, OH
David Bell Retired McConnells, SC
James Burnett Retired Akron, OH
Treasure (Crispin) Collins
Retired Akron, OH
Linda (Miller) Moyers Retired
Akron, OH
Gary Pospichel Millwright/Welder @ Retired McHenry, IL
Edgar Spaugy Bricklayer - Retired Stow, OH
John Vorhies Retired @ Goodyear North Canton, OH
 1961 [top]    
Name Occupation Current Hometown
Gary Beckman Owner @ Magic City Sports Cards
Clinton, OH
Dan Coddington Owner @ Dr. Dan the Handy Man Goshen, KY
Tom  Cox

Retired-FAA.  Part-time consultant to Boeing Aircraft

Sequim, WA
Kathryn (Zager) Davisson Social Worker Redlands, CA
Carol (Wells) Dotson Retired - Roadway Express Akron, OH
Wayne Dotson Auditor @ Carter Lumber Akron, OH
Charles Foust
Primary Special Education Teacher @ Albuquerque Public Schools Albuquerque, NM
Larry French Technical Director @ Brite-Line Technologies Erie, CO
Bettie Jane (Horton) Lewis Retired (Head of Circ & ILL Depts. Ekstrom Library) @ University of Louisville
Taylorsville, KY
Mary (Weaver) MacCracken Professor @ The University of Akron Hudson, OH
Terry Manges Director of Construction @ Habitat for Humanity Berea, KY
Joy (Smith) Maxwell Floral Designer Millersburg, OH
Linda (Sliger) Miller   Boca Raton, FL
Suzanne E. (Shaffer) McElroy Water Aerobics Instructor @ YMCA of Arlington Arlington, TX
Barb (Kettering) Neiner Retired Elementary Teacher Brook Park, OH
Bonnie (Beichler) Overdorf   Canal Fulton, OH
Tom Rea
Owner @ Kaimana Pantry Honolulu, HI
Todd Salyards
SE Regional Manager @ Industrial Electric Wire & Cable
Greer, SC
Beth (Palich) Seals   Pine Level, NC
Lawrence Sherbondy
Retired, AT&T and Orange County School Board
Orlando, FL
Denny Snyder
Retired from Dominion East Ohio
Clinton, OH
Susan (Williams) Stafford AP @ Reiter Dairy Canal Fulton, OH
Ron Swope Senior Associate Chemist @ Alco Chemical
Ringgold, GA
Irene (Stover) Summers Administrative Assistant@ Semi Retired Old Hickory, TN
Chuck Wagner Retired
Clinton, OH
Irene (Cosgrove) Watt Lab Supervisor, Second/Third Shift @ Barberton Citizens Hospital Clinton, OH
Martha (Marti) (Turley) Yinger Owner of Yinger Thoroughbreds Powell, OH
 1960 [top]    
Name Occupation Current Hometown
Martha (Rose) Clayton Retired teacher Arkansas
Ed Delaney
  Jasper, GA
Carolyn (Hoover) Gaither Retired Teacher Greenwood, IN
James Greene Retired Clinton, OH
James Jeffries Retired Minister and Teacher Gallup, NM
Skip (Rennard) Lee Global Procurement Director @ J. Ray McDermott, Inc. Houston, TX
Haroldean  (Davis) Ling   Doylestown, OH
James Ovendorf Retired Senior Account Representative @ United Parcel Service Canal Fulton, OH
Sandra (Grassell) Ratts Retired Canton, OH
Linda (Kettering) Reed Retired, Nortel Networks Nolensville, TN
Roger Silknitter
Retired Colleyville, TX
James Smith Retired, Unilever HPC, USA Wagram, NC
Karen (Nesz) Stoughton   The Villages, FL
Lynda (Carmany) Young   Lady Lake, FL