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PROFILE UPDATES


•   Edward Silva (1970)  4/23
•   Jody Moscariello (Mack) (1985)  4/22
•   Christine Amicone (1985)  4/22
•   Sandra Young (1965)  4/21
•   Lola Carillo (Dillon) (1953)  4/20
•   Heather Wright (Wright) (1995)  4/19
•   John D. Smedes Sr. (1966)  4/17
•   Hilary Clark (Dulac) (1975)  4/12
•   Camille Byars (1996)  4/10
•   John Greco (1971)  4/5
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WHERE WE LIVE


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4 live in Alabama
1 lives in Alaska
19 live in Arizona
1 lives in Arkansas
1 lives in Armed Forces Europe
27 live in California
5 live in Colorado
736 live in Connecticut
3 live in Delaware
1 lives in District Of Columbia
112 live in Florida
14 live in Georgia
1 lives in Hawaii
1 lives in Idaho
5 live in Illinois
6 live in Indiana
2 live in Kansas
2 live in Kentucky
1 lives in Louisiana
16 live in Maine
14 live in Maryland
29 live in Massachusetts
3 live in Michigan
3 live in Minnesota
1 lives in Missouri
1 lives in Montana
6 live in Nevada
8 live in New Hampshire
12 live in New Jersey
1 lives in New Mexico
30 live in New York
29 live in North Carolina
6 live in Ohio
1 lives in Oklahoma
4 live in Oregon
6 live in Pennsylvania
1 lives in Puerto Rico
7 live in Rhode Island
16 live in South Carolina
9 live in Tennessee
30 live in Texas
1 lives in Utah
5 live in Vermont
1 lives in Virgin Islands
32 live in Virginia
3 live in Washington
1 lives in West Virginia
1 lives in Japan
1 lives in Korea
1 lives in New Zealand
1 lives in Portugal
1 lives in Sweden
2 live in United Kingdom
18,855 location unknown
596 are deceased

UPCOMING BIRTHDAYS



•   Richard Ermeri (1986)  4/25
•   Jesus Pagan (2008)  4/25
•   Shana Blanchard (2002)  4/26
•   Sara Hunt (1995)  4/26
•   Marie Levesque (Kuzma) (1972)  4/26
•   Jorge Pedro (1976)  4/26
•   Terrence Ryan (1970)  4/26
•   Lori Summa (1975)  4/26
•   Belkys Camacho (2000)  4/27
•   Lorraine DePierro (Lombardo) (1965)  4/27
•   Amber Dyer (Shadrick) (1970)  4/27
•   Susan Zelinger (Wise) (1976)  4/27
•   Lorraine Carrejo (Fischer) (1968)  4/28
•   Theresa Izzi (Lasiter) (1978)  4/28
•   Linda Jacovino (1971)  4/28
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THIS DAY IN HISTORY


MISSING CLASSMATES


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  WELCOME

TO THE OFFICIAL

WILBY HIGH SCHOOL

ALUMNI ASSOCIATION WEBSITE

www.wilbywildcatalumni.com

facebook  - wilby high school alumni

 

THE WILBY ALMA MATER

When we but hear the name of Wilby

We will rise and pledge anew

The measure of of all our heart's devotion

To her we will still be true

We cannot refuse her when she calls us

To work or play or sing

We'll do our best what ever befalls us

And honor to Wilby bring

Then raise your voice for Wilby

Let her name and her fame be known

For her we stand and now each hand

For her shall be proudly shown

"Fair Play" is still our motto

to "May the best man win the game"

And so we're proud to shout aloud the Wilby name

Music by Royal A. Merwin - '19

Words by Floyd C. Evans

 

This is the one and only Original Wilby HS Website and Alumni Association!  Our association is operated locally in Waterbury and Wilby High School by former students with appointed officers and monthly meetings.  All alumni are welcome to attend our meetings. 

 

OUR PURPOSE IS TO PROMOTE WILBY HIGH SCHOOL IN THE COMMUNITY, PROVIDE A NETWORK AMONG FORMER ALUMNI AROUND THE WORLD, PROVIDE SCHOLARSHIPS TO GRADUATES, AND SUPPORT THE STUDENTS AND STAFF.

 

OUR WEBSITE IS FREE!!

BUT, WE NEED YOUR HELP TO KEEP UP THE MAINTENANCE OF THIS WEBSITE.   ANY DONATION WILL BE APPRECIATED.   THANK  YOU

CLICK ON OUR DONATION LINK TO HELP

 

 


 BUY-A-BRICK

CAMPAIGN

 

A cheery winter up date from WILBY high school alumni association to all alumnus. Today marks 5 years since our association was formed. And 5 years that a scholarship was established. To help fund the award, we ask alumni to purchase a personal brick , all bricks bought will add to the 300 that are in placed in are alumni court yard with the oldest brick from 1919 .
 
 

 
   

 

ON SALE NOW

 

 

TO DATE WE HAVE SOLD OVER 250 BRICKS.  THESE BRICKS ARE PROUDLY DISPLAYED IN OUR BEAUTIFUL COURTYARD

 

PLEASE REFER TO THE BRICKS ORDER FORM LINK TO PURCHASE YOURS TODAY

 

THE GIFT THAT WILL LAST A LIFETIME

PURCHASE YOUR BRICK TODAY FOR THE LOW PRICE OF $35.00

 

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WILBY HIGH SCHOOL

FACULTY

CORDIALLY INVITES YOU TO THE 10TH YEAR REDEDICATION OF THE WILBY HIGH SCHOOL MEMORIAL GARDEN ON WEDNESDAY, MAY 20 IN THE WHS MEDIA CENTER FROM 3:00 PM TO 5:00PM  

THE MEMORIAL GARDEN WAS ESTABLISHED IN 2005 TO HONOR OUR DECEASED WHS TEACHERS AND STAFF WHO WORKED IN THE NEW WILBY

PLEASE RESPOND TO MRS. TERRY EDWARDS, WHS

(203) 574-8100 BY FRIDAY, MAY 8, 2015

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SAVE THE DATE

 

CLASSES OF

 

1982-83-84-85-86

 

SUMMER REUNION

SATURDAY, AUGUST 8, 2015

PETERSON PARK

WOLCOTT, CT

2:00PM TO CLOSING

A GRILL WILL BE AVAILABLE

BRING FOOD AND BEVERAGES

FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL:

ROGER FONTAINE (203)-879-2417

 

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CLASS 0F 1970

45TH REUNION

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 29, 2015

 

 

12:00 NOON TO 5:00 P.M.

 

PRICE: $55.00 PP

 

LA BELLA VISTA

(FORMALLY THE PONTE CLUB)

380 FARMWOOD RD

WATERBURY, CT  06704

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT

LORRAINE BRANDOLINI

rainesb52@aolcom

or

JANICE GORDON ASH

j.ash4767@sbcglobal.net

 

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CLASS OF 1965

50TH REUNION

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2015

 

COUNTRY CLUB OF WATERBURY

1 Oronoke Rd

Waterbury, CT 06708

Valet Parking Available

Time: 7PM - 11PM

Price: $65.00 pp

Entertainment by DJ International

Hor d'oeuvres, an assortment of deluxe appitizers

Grazing tables, carving stations, coffee, tea, desserts

Cash Bar

Dress: Dressy/Casual (No Jeans) per WCC policy

Send check before 9/13/15 with name, maiden name, and address to

Wilby Class 65 Reunion

c/o Robert Migliorisi, 83 Knox Rd, Litchfield, CT 06759

Committee members:

Marie Ricciardi Ciarlo (203) 574-1626  mariaricc@sbcglobal.net

Robert Migliorisi (860) 567-8252  rob_m_ig@hotmail.com

Louis Ponzillo (203) 574-1961  lrponz@aol.com

Sandy Young (203) 598-0073 young.sandra77@gmail.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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YEARBOOKS

 

WE ARE IN NEED OF

YEARBOOKS FOR THE

FOLLOWING YEARS

 

1920'S, 30's  

and expecially 1977

 

IF YOU SHOULD FIND

YEARBOOKS WHILE

CLEANING OUT YOUR

PARENT'S ATTIC  OR

JUST WISH TO DONATE

YOUR BOOKS BACK TO

WILBY

PLEASE SEND TO

 

WILBY HIGH SCHOOL

460 BUCK'S HILL ROAD

WATERBURY, CT 06704

 

 

 

 

BUCK'S HILL SCHOOL

SAVED

 

     In today's Waterbury Republican American (October 18, 2013) the effort to rename Buck's Hill School was dropped.  Board of Education member Felix Rodriguez said he had to accommodate the powerful sentiments of his neighbors in the Buck's Hill area and gained a new appreciation for the history and devotion attached to the name.  Many thanks to the Buck's Hill Community Club for attending the Board of Education meetings with old photos and school history and a special thank-you to Mr. Michael Dooling for his great editorial in the Sunday Rep-Am "A Buck's Hill School History Lesson".   We agree with Mr. Rodriguez that the time has come to name a school after an Hispanic.  Mr. Rodriguez, also a Wilby Alumni should consider a new school named after a Waterbury native  such as the late George Tirado, Sr. who taught in the Waterbury School system for over 30 years, was the athletic director at Wilby and provided sports programs for the local youths. 

Wilby Alumni Association

 

 

______________________________________________________________________________________

The John McKenna Memorial Scholarship

 

May 16, 2013

 

Alumni and Friends

              The Wilby Sports Alumni Group and The Wilby High School Alumni Association are proud to sponsor an academic scholarship each year in the memory of John M. McKenna. 

              We are asking your support to continue funding this sholarship.  We would appreciate any donation.

 

 Thank you,

Joseph Parisi - President

 

Donations by check or money order should be made out to Wilby High School Alumni Association.

Gift $5______  $10_______  other_______

Mail to Joseph Parisi, 929 Boyden St Ext, Waterbury, CT 06704

   The Scholarship winner will be posted on this site in June after the awards night.

                  

Wilby High School Alumni Association

Joseph Parisi - President (203) 756-2266

Ronald Pugliese - Vice President

Anthony Faressa - Secretary

Rosalie (Martino) Rinaldi - Treasurer

Linda Jacovino - School Liaison

 

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smiley

CONGRATULATIONS TO

NASHVILLE SONGWRITER

SHANE MICHAEL TAYLOR

(MICHAEL MATZKEVICH)

CLASS OF 2000

Michael released his first album "I Will Stand" along with the video of his first single "Warrior Cowboy".

To listen to Warrier Cowboy visit www.WarriorCowboy.com

Michael is a motivational speaker and also the author of "Living this Rodeo: A Journey From Fantasy to Reality".

To learn more about Michael, visit his website

www.ShaneMichael.us

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 FOR A GREAT PICTURE HISTORY OF WATERBURY - GOOGLE -

"WATERBURY TIME MACHINE"

LOTS OF PICTURES AND HISTORY ABOUT WATERBURY NEIGHBORHOODS AND OUR DOWNTOWN HANG-OUTS

also on facebook there is a post "You know your're from Waterbury when.....   a real great site to connect with Waterbury people and share memories

  

 

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YEARBOOKS  

WE HAVE SOME EXTRA YEARBOOKS FOR SALE

BOOKS ARE $30.00 - PRICE INCLUDES S&H

ALL PROCEEDS GO TOWARDS THE WILBY SENIOR CLASS

PLEASE CONTACT WILBY (203)574-8105   OR THIS SITE TO FIND OUT THE AVAILABILITY

 

TRANSCRIPTS 

PLEASE CONTACT THIS SITE OR THE WILBY GUIDANCE DEPT (203) 574-8105 

 

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OFFICERS

JOE PARISI '57 - PRESIDENT

RON PUGLIESE '68 - VICE-PRESIDENT

TONY FARESSA '60 - SECRETARY

ROSALIE MARTINO RINALDI '62 - TREASURER

LINDA JACOVINO '71 - SCHOOL LIASION

 





 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS
Wilby Class of 1965 50th reunion

Save the date: Sat. October 3rd 2015

The Country Club Of Waterbury
Wilby Class of ’65 Reunion

We are expecting a large number of classmates to attend. There will be many surprises. Plan to attend.

If we do not have your email address, please provide so you can be included in classmate updates.

Saturday, October 3, 2015
7 pm to 11pm

Country Club of Waterbury
1 Oronoke Road, Waterbury

Entertainment by: DJ International
$65. pp includes
Hors d’oeuvres-an assortment of deluxe appetizers
Grazing Tables - Carving Stations - Coffee, Tea, Desert
Cash Bar
Dressy/Casual (no jeans allowed) per WCC policy

Please print your name/maiden name and address on the check and make payable to
Wilby Class of ’65 Reunion and mail to:

Robert Migliorisi
83 Knox Road, Litchfield, CT 06759

Please send your check before September 13, 2015. Valet parking is available.

If you have contact information about a classmate or a question, please contact one of the following:

Reunion Committee Members
Marie Ricciardi Ciarlo 203 574 1626 mariaricc65@sbcglobal.net
Robert Migliorisi 860 567 8252 rob_m_ig@hotmail.com
Louis Ponzillo 203 574 1961 lrponz@aol.com
Sandi Young 203 598 0073 young.sandra77@gmail.com

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We are trying for a casual event, 10AM-5PM on August 22nd at Holiday Hill in Prospect.

Please pass this along to all classmates that you know. Further plans/details will follow next month. This will be posted on Facebook and via email addresses of those on file.

Hope we have as great a turnout as we did for our 40th! Feel free to message me or Janice (Gordon) Ash on this site or at rainesb52@aol.com or j.ash4767@sbcglobal.net

Lorraine