1956 HeiskeliteYear Book
Our Deceased Classmates
Photo Album Class of '56
35th Reunion
40th Reunion
45th Reunion
50th Reunion
55th  Reunion
60th Birthday celebration
70th Birthday Celebration
75th Birthday Celebration
1953 Heiskelite Yearbook
1954 Heiskelite Yearbook



Welcome to the Hagerstown High School Class of 1956 Web site! (Please visit links on left side of page)

In memory of Richard A. Wade 1938 - 2001     (click)  

 The Class of '56 welcomes all, but especially our classmates to share events, news, and information of the graduating class of June, 1956.

This is a very active high school class that has reunions every 5 years and "special" events, such as class "Zero & 5th" Birthday Celebrations, Luncheons and picnics held in the Hagerstown, Maryland area, and participation in the Annual HHS Florida Gathering.

Rebecca Ann (Miller) Hovermale, 78

SEPT. 11,1938-MAY 20,2017

Rebecca Ann Hovermale, 78, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Saturday, May 20, 2017, at Charlotte's Home in Maugansville, Md.
Born Sept. 11, 1938, in Hancock, Md., she was the daughter of the late Earl E. and Ethel M. Divel Miller.
She was a 1956 graduate of North Hagerstown High School.
Rebecca retired from Mack Trucks Inc.


She is survived by two sisters, Edna McGowan and Helen Leberknight; a grandson, Ian Taber; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by one son, Stephen Hovermale; one daughter, Donna Hovermale; six brothers, Glenn, Ernest, Charles, Elmer, John and Thomas Miller; five sisters, Frances Miller, Mary Henson, Nelle Cable, Clara Free and Wanda Raynor; and ex-husband, Harold Hovermale.
Graveside services will be Wednesday at 1 p.m. at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, 17636 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. Chaplain Kibreab Gudeta will officiate.
The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown.
Memorial donations may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, 1850 York Road, Suite D, Timonium, MD 21093.
Online condolences are accepted at www.minnichfh.com.

Charles W. Hecker, 78

Charles William Hecker, 78, of Hagerstown, Md., died Friday, May 19, 2017, at NMS Health Care of Hagerstown. There will be no services. Arrangements are by Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown.


PHOTOS-HHS Class of 1956 60th Reunion !!!

September 16-18, 2016

Here are some links to click on for photos from our 60th Class Reunion, September 16-18, 2016.
(recommend to choose "Slideshow" option toward top of page after photos come up- then you can go right or left if you choose )

Friday Evening at the Bowmans (click)

Saturday Afternoon at Redmen “Crabfest” (click)

Sunday Breakfast @ Redmen (click)

South Potomac JR High Classmates of HHS Class of 1956