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Welcome to our Class of 1961 web site! If you are a classmate, please set up your username & password to access private pages and features if you haven't already done so. Click First-time sign upin orange Login box at right and follow the directions. [NOTE: do not use suffix such as Jr. or III when entering your surname.]
Deaths reported but awaiting details: Thomas Koehler (3/15/23). Bob Schweizer (2/28/23)
We are now in fiscal year '22-'23 and we again have a 61% goal. As of May 26, 206 classmates and associates (46%) have paid dues. For the previous fiscal year ('21-'22), 230 classmates and associates (49.8%) paid dues.
Please log in and click here to see your personal payments history, pay your dues, and optionally donate to the scholarship fund and Foundation. (Note: login is optional; but if you do, you can see your payments history and the system will auto-fill your information for you.) Dues payments and donations are tax-deductible in the U.S.
In the on-line "Virtual Yearbook" you can read about classmates, look at their photos (many were not in the print edition and most are in color). You can edit your profile, your essay, and add/delete photos as you see fit. While logged on, click this link and use the navigation buttons on the top and right.
Directory Link (on left, second from bottom while logged on)
It has three selections: Classmates (you can look up details on anyone) My Profile (update your own details), Deceased (lists all those we've lost, including links to their memorials).
62nd Reunion: May 26-28, 2023. Class Dinner Friday night at Nassau Club. '62 will join us. Class meeting at 5:30pm, cocktail hour 6pm, dinner approx 7pm.
Who was there: Tony Atkiss, Len Berton, Jim & Susan Blair, Lee Blyler & daughter Allison '88, Ellen Boer, George Brakeley, Jerry Ford '54 h61, Jon & Patty Hlafter, Mike & Gerri Horn, Justin & Suzanne Kimball, Joe & Maureen McGinity, Peter & Jean Pettibone, Bob & Mary Pickens, Art Smith, Will Somers, Jim & Martha Wickenden, Carol Wojciechowicz.
Committee: Gene Lawson, Bob Fuller, Art Smith, Ev & Joe Prather, Peter & Ellen Boer, Gil Omenn, Len Berton, George Brakeley and Peter Pettibone. Click here for the details.
February 19, 2022: Alumni Day
Virtual 60th Reunion. May 20 - 23, 2021. Click here to go to Schedule page.
P.Johnson's widow & daughter
A Woodrow Wilson virtual panel discussion was held on September 8, 2020 on Zoom. To view the meeting "tape", click this link https://youtu.be/Ne4n4tXRg2c. Please do not share this link with anyone outside our class.
Saturday February 22, 2020- Alumni Day. Click here to go to the University web page.
Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 1pm: Caring Committee conference call on "Loneliness". Click here for article on the subject. Chair: Bob Pickens
Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 3pm: Class Gathering at Yankee Stadium for Dartmouth football game.
Our Class News page contains short items which appear from newest to oldest. Some items appear on the Class Acts if they are longer. We welcome your submissions but suggest you read our Guidelines. You can see the roster of Class Officers (including their smiling faces). Also, please go to the President's Page, and the Treasurer's Page. Viewing and updating personal data requires classmates to login with their own i.d. and password.
If you are a member or widow of the class, this is your site. This medium serves as a valuable resource for news of the class. Please tell other classmates! Whether you have news about yourself or others, want to post a notice of a class event, or have other information of interest, please send it here. Items will also be passed on to our class secretary, George Brakeley, for possible use in PAW.
On this site: You may click on links, which are in orange and underlined, to be transported to the page described (and you can use the "Back" button of your web browser to return), or to send e-mail to the person identified. You may also click on the links at the left of all pages. Clicking on a "thumbnail" picture with an orange border will display a larger and clearer image.
Click here for earlier past events. Click here for the class song.
DISCLAIMER: This page was created by and for the Class of 1961. Information on this page is intended for individual communication of a personal nature among Princetonians. Use of this information for any other purpose is strictly prohibited. The Class of 1961 is solely responsible for the content on this page. Although we make every effort to keep this information accurate, we cannot guarantee it.