NHS Class of 1951 holds reunion, celebrates members’ 80th birthdays

The Negaunee High School class of 1951 recently celebrated its 15th annual Pioneer Days Coffee and the members’ collective 80th birthday party at the Negaunee Senior Center with a pasty dinner and birthday cake. Included in attendees were: Front row from left, Betty Ann (Pynnonen) Schneider, Nancy (Anderson) Kamppinen, Marion (Peterson) Olson, Ethel (Edwards) Fernlund, June (Lahde) Jarvi, Jean (Matthews) Nelson, Sally (Kaeseman) Kivisto, Patricia (Anderson) Marcotte and Nancy (Olson) Smith; and back row from left, Ronald Collins, William Langson, Paul St. John, Lawrence Beltrame, William Jewel, Robert Helgren, Charles Ruesing, Charles Collins and Ronald Kivisto. Attending but not pictured were Rollin Johnson and Gordon Ellis.