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Hall of Fame
Honor Roll

2017 Inductees:

Joseph Ricciardi, '36
Bob Lefferts, '59
Gary Spears, '71
Michael DelPriore, '75
Luann McCarthy, '76
Jessica Curtis, '98

 
2015 Inductees:

Daniel Schultz, '27
Ross Decker, '55
Lawrence Taylor, '56
Theodore Schultz, '78
John Stewart, '80
James Cain, '83
Marc Greene, '84

 

2014 Inductees:

Harry Cashdollar, '53
Lester Friedman, '63
Mark Faller, '67
Dennis W. Simmons, '69
Patricia (Owens) Gessner, '71
Cathy (Pinkala) Mitrano '83
Lt. Col. Robert Prager, MD '84

 
2013 Inductees:

Kathryn Simmons, '38
Richard Roberts, '66
Robert Onofry, '67
Kevin Birmingham, '71
John Bell, '85
Evan Mack, '99

 

2012 Inductees:

Betty Jane Polanis, '50
Hugh Spangenberg, '59
Frank Bell, '60
Brian Bushweller, '63
Daniel Decker, '70
Jeffrey Cohen, '72
Gay Trovei, '78

 

2011 Inductees:

Jerome Cohen, '44
Tom Hoppey, '49
Roberta Glinton, '51
Mike McCarthy, '52
Donald Simon, '71

 

2010 Inductees:

Eddie Dunn,’35
Chris Farlekas, '47
Chuck Salmon, '47
Gib Romaine, '62
Anita Pahmahmie Evans, '76
Col. (Ret) Steve Banach, '77
LTC (Ret) David Farace, '77
Col. Steven Dutkus, '83

 

2009 Inductees:

Marion Rohner, '35
Dr. Harry Levinson, '39
Sen. E. Arthur Gray, '43
General William Norris, '45
Philip Chase, '50
Ed Banach. '78
Lou Banach, '78

 

Class Pages are
being constructed

Please check back for archived files of the Hall of Fame inductee bios and banquet photos.

The Port Jervis High School Alumni Hall of Fame recognizes individuals who were educated and inspired our school system. Those selected for this honor have achieved personal success and have made a significant contribution to society. They serve as role models to inspire current and future generations of students.

Every other fall, a new group of alumni are inducted into the Hall of Fame. Plaques with the photograph and biography of each inductee is placed on permanent display at Port Jervis High School.


2017 Hall of Fame Class

Congratulations to the 2017 Hall of Fame Inductees:

Joseph Ricciardi, '36
Bob Lefferts,
'59
Gary Spears,
' 71
Michael DelPriore,
'75
Luann McCarthy,
'76
Jessica Curtis,
'98

 

 


 

2015 Hall of Fame Class

Congratulations to the 2015 Hall of Fame inductees:  
Daniel Schultz,
'26
Ross Decker,
'55
Lawrence Taylor,
'56
Theodore Schultz,
'78
John Stewart,
'80
James Cain,
'83
Marc Greene,
'84

Alumni, district teachers and staff, retirees, and community members celebrated the honorees at the 2014 Port Jervis High School Alumni Hall of Fame induction ceremony banquet, Sunday, Oct. 12 at the Erie Trackside Manor.

 

2014 Hall of Fame Class

Congratulations to the 2014 Hall of Fame inductees:   Port Jervis Alumni Hall of Fame Class of 2014
Harry Cashdollar,
'53
Lester Friedman,
'63
Mark Faller,
'67
Dennis W. Simmons,
'69
Patricia (Owens) Gessner,
'71
Cathy (Pinkala) Mitrano,
'83
Lt. Col. Robert Prager, MD,
'84

Alumni, district teachers and staff, retirees, and community members celebrated the honorees at the 2014 Port Jervis High School Alumni Hall of Fame induction ceremony banquet, Sunday, Oct. 12 at the Erie Trackside Manor.

 

Hall of Fame Committee

The district wants to thank the following alumni, teachers, staff, school board member, and community members for serving on the 2015 Hall of Fame Committee:

Christine Addy, '89 Jared Kahmar, '96
John Bell, '85  Lori Lawrence, '81
Kevin Birmingham, '71 Tom Leek, '78
Deb Cassara, '76 Mike McCarthy, '52
Mike Cordisco, '78 Deb Meerdink, '90
Kelly Decker, '85 Richard Roberts, '66
Nancy Dunn  George Rollman
John Faggione, '90 Ron Semerano, '73
Jim Hendry, '95 William Smith, '78
Lynn Hendershot, '83 Hugh Spangenberg, '59
Tom Hoppey, '49 Tom Bongiovi

Tell us who you think should be in the 2017 Alumni Hall of Fame

If you would like to join the Hall of Fame committee or submit alumni names for consideration, please submit the name, class  year, contact information and reasons for consideration to:

Superintendent of Schools
Port Jervis City School District
9 Thompson Street, Port Jervis, NY 12771
tbongiovi@pjschools.org (845) 858-3100, Ext. 15521