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.

Upcoming Event- HHS Class of 1956 60th Reunion !!!
September 16-18, 2016
Fri Eve. @ Don Bowman's; Sat Picnic @ Redmans; Sun Brkfst @ Redman
Click here for Complete Invitation- Schedule, Menu, R.S.V.P. Forms, and Hotel Suggestions


Joseph Miller King, 78



Joseph Miller King, 78, of Thurmont, died on Monday, June 20, 2016, at Frederick Memorial Hospital. He was the loving husband of Linda King. They were married for 51 years.

Born on February 2, 1938 in Washington, DC, he was the son of the late Wilbur and Irene (Miller) King.

Joe was a veteran of the United States Air Force. He received his Bachelor's and Master's degrees from Frostburg State University.

He began working with Frederick County Public Schools in 1964 as an elementary school teacher and then as a school administrator with Thurmont, Yellow Springs, Woodsboro/New Midway and Kemptown elementary schools. Additionally, he worked at FCPS Central Office as a Title I Coordinator.

He enjoyed watching sports and was an avid Redskins fan. Most importantly, he loved spending time with his children and grandchildren

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his daughter, Shelley King, and fiance Stephen Lyons of Arlington, VA; his son, Tim King, and wife Michele of Selby, DE, and their two children, Zoe and Sam; a brother, Jim King; and a sister, Judy Corderman.

Joe will be remembered by his good friend, Don Cline.

He was predeceased by a brother, John King.

The family will receive friends from 12 to 1 p.m. on Monday, June 27 at Stauffer Funeral Home, 1621 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick, where a memorial service will begin at 1 p.m. Officiating will be Rev. Douglas Jones.

Memorials donations may be made to The American Heart Assoc. , 4217 Park Place Ct., Glen Allen Va 23060.

Expressions of sympathy may be offered to the family at www.staufferfuneralhome.com.

Published Online in The Frederick News-Post from June 22 to June 24, 2016 Published in Print in The Frederick News-Post on June 24, 2016

- See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/fredericknewspost/obituary.aspx?pid=180425880#sthash.yqRqQkJX.dpuf

Photo- Hagerstown Class Luncheon April 20, 2016

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Photos from January 24, 2015 HHS Florida Gathering

This page was last updated on 06/24/16.

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