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M E M O R I E S    of    Fellow    Students
and   other   notable   people
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IN   MEMORY   OF   WILLIAM   G.   MILLIKEN
    Mar  26,   1922     –     Oct  18,   2019     –     Age  97
Michigan’s  Longest  Serving  Governor

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R E M E M B E R     W H E N

S C H O O L   W A S   J  U  S T    S T A R T I N G  ?

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IN   MEMORY   OF



This page remembers our people who have recently
passed on;
and occasionally some members who are
no longer with us, but well remembered, nonetheless.
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GRAND  RAPIDS.  MICHIGAN
CENTRAL  HIGH  SCHOOL

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Rog  Chaffee  ~  Underclassman,  CHS
Who would dream one of our students could go so far ?
Born    Feb.  15,  1935
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IN   MEMORY   OF    ROGER   B.   CHAFFEE      –      CHS   1953

February   15,   1935     —     January   27,   1967         Age   31  

FYI  …   Roger’s  Birthday  was   2/15  . . . . .  and his Boy Scout Troop Number was   215
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NOTE:    THE    ROGER   B.   CHAFFEE     FILM  DOCUMENTARY
HAS NOW BEEN COMPLETED BY  DANIEL DEAL  AND WAS AIRED
ON    W G V U    NOVEMBER  20th in Grand Rapids,  and possibly
again  in  DECEMBER  OR JANUARY.    .  (Watch  For:)
“ Roger  B.  Chaffee   . . .   Aviator Ad Astra. ”  

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BELOW, are Names of Members
who have left us in the not-so-distant past.
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THE  TWENTY  NAMES
placed on this ominous list are shown
here in the order in which they died,  OR;
the order that we learned of their passing.
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....    Let  us  take  a  moment  to  remember
 . . these  class  members  from  1952  &  1953

1. ..   52  *Jon Forslund…..  …  .. …  …  ..   September 4,  2016
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. ..   52  *Jerry Nutt …..  …  .. …  …  ..      September 27,  2016
3. ..   52  *Barb (Strohl) Decker….  …  .. .  December 19,  2016
4. ..   52  *Wilma (Siekman) Koning ,, …  February 22,   2017 
5. ..   52  *Nina (Kennedy) Pitman .. …         August 20,  2016  <–
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. . 52  *Marilyn (Langkamp) Carter ..  November 10,  2014 <
7. ..   52  *Ron Harris …..  …  .. …  …  .    .            June 15,  2017 
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. ..   53  *Joyce (Kriekaard) Thompson ..         July 21,  2017
9. ..   53  *Roxie (Langton) Glynn ….  …  .. . August 27,  2017
10. .. 53  *Dian (Noonan) Benson …..  …  ..    August 6,  2015  <-
11. .. 52  *Lee R. Barringer ...  ...  .. …  …  .. February 4,  2018 
12. .. 53  *Barb (Brock) Skelding …..                March 14,  2018 
13. .. 53  *Adrienne Douglas Chambers ..         May 27,  2018 
14. .. 52  *Stuart Matheson .                   .             May 18,    2018  

15. .. 53  *Bob Sprague . ..                                  August 21,   2018 
16. ..  53  *Henrietta (Fegel) Mark ...   ……    March 14,  2019
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. .   52  *Fred  Wyngarden          ..      ..     June . 16,   2019
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. ..  53  *Carol  (Sisson)  DeBree  ..                 July  29,   2019
19.     53  *Ole  Jacobsen     …       ..      ..         August   14,  2019
20.  .  52  *Ken    Cox     …       ..      ..        … December .  3,   2019
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.Recently  Deceased  Class  Members:

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” Death  leaves  a  heartache  no  one  can  heal,
Love  leaves  a  memory  no  one  can  steal. ”
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SPACES below  …  occasionally recognize  OTHERS  whom we knew
that passed  some time ago – but are still very much remembered.

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Dear Mr. Upton has been gone from us now for 44 years !
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When possible – we place a tribute on this page for a class member
who might recently have lost a S P O U S E or LOVED-ONE
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In Memory of classmates who have preceded us;
along with most of our teachers from Central,
and of course – to all those gallant class members
who in one way or another have served in the military.

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‘We  Remember’

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“The   resources   of   God’s   universe
and  the resources  of  the  human  mind
are  unlimited.    All  we  need  is  the  vision
to  see  beyond  the  horizon.”

        .   .   .    .                 …..                        Dr.  David  B.  Steinman  –  1953

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Lovely stain-glass church widows
are a reminder of God’s grace to us
throughout our lives.

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And  This:   Found  in  a  Chicken Soup  Book  and  quoted  by   Dottie Walters.
These  words  once  spoken  by  Bill  Marriott   of  the  Marriott  Hotels:
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“Failure?”    I   never  encountered  it.
All  I  ever  met  were  temporary  setbacks.”
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“Our Tower of Remembrance”

Proverbs   18 : 10      NKJV

CHS

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