Welcome to the Nelson High School Class of 1954!


In 2014 we celebrated our 60th anniversary with a reunion weekend in Nelson, B.C. For pictures from the reunion, click on the link Photos and then 60th Anniversary Photos.

Click on photos to enlarge and to read the captions.


Back Row, from Left: 

Gordon Halsey, Neil Horswill, Pat Walgren Devries, Joyce Stuart Patterson, Doug Skilton, Alfred Farenzholtz, Joan Ferguson Schauerte, Sally Butling MacLean, Scott McIvor, Settimo Zanon, Gerry Staley, David Leslie, John Zarikoff

Middle Row, from Left: 

Sidney Swingler Hall, Bud Maglio, Dolly Fife Browne, Barbara Tilston Spray, Margaret Farenholtz McRory, Bill Horswill, Carroll Coventry Klein, Margaret Ann Philpot Pearson, Ruth Peachey Nuyens, Marylyn Waterer Linton

Front Row, from Left: 

Alice Ronmark Graham, Jeanne Davey Senger, Maureen Paterson, Sylvia Shorthouse Crooks, Hazel Young Cumming, Jean Robinson Taylor, Shirley Johnson Roberts, Peggy Owen Swerdfeger, Dona Spence Miller, Joan Kerby Hamilton, Doris Ratkowski Karvonen, Rikki Murrell, Bruce "Rusty" McKenzie


Check out the mini-biographies of classmates. If you wish to add something to the website, whether it be a photo, a page, or just updating your own biography, please don't hesitate to contact us via our Contact form or directly to


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