Liberty Union-Thurston Alumni
Liberty Union High School Alumni Association
P.O. Box 55

 Baltimore, Ohio 43105
Liberty Union High School Alumni Association

Class of 1961


John F. Kennedy becomes president of the US

An estimated 1200 anti-Castro exiles aided by the US make a failed invasion of Cuba's Bay of Pigs

Navy Cmdr. Alan B. Shepard Jr. becomes the first US spaceman rocketing 118 miles above the earth

Hurricane "Carla" wipes out Texas gulf cities, claiming 46 lives

Russian Cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin makes the first manned space flight

Wayne Gretzky, Henry Rollins, Fabio, George Clooney, Dennis Rodman, and Diana, Princess of Wales are born

New York Yankees win the World series

Green Bay Packers win the NFL championship

Chicago Blackhawks win the Stanley Cup

Disney's One Hundred and One Dalmatians is the top grossing film

Catch-22 by Joseph Heller is published

The Miracles' "Shop Around" becomes Motown's first million-selling single


      Emerson Ray Shimp           Larry Foltz*         Kathleen Ann Switzer    Sharon Kay Smeck



 Florann Catherine Taggart  Virginia Margaret Smith    Jane Ellen Mauger       Thomas Glenn Wright


           Jim Weidner              Edna Jo Lehman        Shirley Ann Vanarsdalen      George I. Burrows*


Judith Irene Clum        Kenneth J. England      Gale Eugene Hill       Janet L. Phillips


     Daniel D. Shepherd*          Marilyn Ann Clark          Mollie Ann Friesner         Beverly June Tener


       Jack A. Johnson         Sharon Ann Armstrong   Marleen Kay Hendershot          Jack Messer


Kenneth Norman Chilcote  Judith Ann Fenstermaker     Jimmie Neal Reed     Beverly Eileen Vannatta


      Mary Cornelia Reef          Franklin Ayers Jr.          Beth Ronda Roshon       Roberta June Koker


     Roger Warren Hiles          Barbara E. Friesner        Linda Sue McManus    Stanley Edward Weaver*


     Judy Kaye Burgoon           Steve E. Franklin              Lucy Howdyshell           Sharon Kay Peck


           Dale E. Fox *          Myrtle Rosalee Starcher        Eugene Wallis                Rollin E. Pullins


Carl Wyane Foltz Jr.       Douglas M. Watson     Marvin L Downard, Jr.*    Larry Richard Magley


   John David Torrence     Gerald Kenneth Mohler