New Milford High School Class of 1953 recently held its 65th reunion. A dozen classmates and a few guests attended a reunion lunch held at Brickhouse. One classmate, who resides in Florida and couldn’t attend, provided green and white carnations to distribute to those in attendance. The class holds a reunion every five years. Thirty-one members of the class of 64 survive. Above are, from left to right, along the back of the table, Joyce Smith Ward, Tom Ward, Shirley Gustafson, Peer Kraft-Lund, Ann Dobrient, Nancy Derwitsch and Phil Pepper, Bette Lou Emmons, Nancy Nichol and Luke Tanner; in front of table, Peter and Judy Messer, Veronika Frank Westbrook, Lewis Zurlo, Percy and Cathy Allmand, and Jim Rooney; and, in front, Barbara Peet Nelson, Trudy Tanner and Merle Henderson Rooney.