1956 HeiskeliteYear Book
Our Deceased Classmates
Photo Album Class of '56
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)
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.
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
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.
Memorials donations may be made to The
American Heart Assoc. , 4217 Park Place Ct., Glen Allen Va
Expressions of sympathy may be offered to the family at
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:
Class Luncheon April 20, 2016
our class reunion committee for class information
our Webmaster for site information
Photos from January 24, 2015 HHS Florida Gathering
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