Horace Greeley High School
Chappaqua, NY

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Hi there! I am reading back through the posted messages, and saw one I'd written in 2005 at the height of a brain injury. I had all the information wrong and caused quite a bit of confusion. So sorry, everyone! Late apology, but better late than never!
I am in Alaska and love it. I hope all my friends from Greeley are doing well!

Freda Aylesworth
Elfriede (Freda) Aylesworth

Elfriede (Freda) Aylesworth, 89, died peacefully on April 18, 2011 at The Meadows, an assisted living facility in Rutland, Vermont where she had been residing since October, 2003. She was born in Zurich, Switzerland, August 17, 1921, daughter of Helena (Bischoff) and Wilhelm Leber. She was raised in Phorzeim, Germany in the village of Kiesselbrohn. She and her mother emigrated to the U.S. in 1935 where her mother, a Cordon Bleu trained Chef, supported them by her work as a chef in the Chappaqua home of the Van Pregs. Mrs. Aylesworth was educated in the Chappaqua school system, graduating from Horace Greeley High School in 1940 where she was the salutatorian of her class. Thereafter she attended the Katharine Gibbs School in NYC. For many years she worked as a legal secretary at The Reader's Digest in Pleasantville, NY and also in her husband's Chappaqua law office. She was the devoted wife and partner of Robert Steven Aylesworth whom she married at Chappaqua in 1946. For more than 50 years they made their home in Chappaqua where they raised their five children and where her husband served as Town Attorney for many years in addition to maintaining his private law practice. She and her husband were longtime parishioners at Sts. John and Mary Parish in Chappaqua. Surviving are three daughters, Linda Aylesworth Reis and husband, Robert of Chittenden, VT.; Patricia Aylesworth Reis and husband, Timothy of Dunwoody, GA; Joan Aylesworth McNeece and husband, Michael of Ridgefield, CT.; two sons, Robert S. Aylesworth Jr. and wife, Kathy of Phoenix, Az.; John Aylesworth and wife, Annie of New Boston, NH., 13 grandchildren, two great grandchildren. Also surviving are her sister-in-law Marion Owen of Mt, Kisco, NY and her sister and brother in law Barbara and Bob McKeegan of PA, as well as many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband Robert Steven Aylesworth in 1996. A memorial mass will be held at 9:30 AM on Saturday April 30, 2011 at Sts. John and Mary Church in Chappaqua, with burial immediately thereafter in Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Hawthorne, NY. There are no calling hours. Memorial contributions may be made to Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Assn. Hospice

Moved to Florida
I don't know if anyone remembers me. I graduated in 1968. I was wondering if there was ever a High School Reunion for our class. I moved to Florida and I'm currently in school to become a Medical Secretary. I retired from Robert E. Bell school in 2005. I'd love to e-mail my class mates and just catch up in general. Thank you Donna (Polcari) Manzares.

Peter Logan '68
My name is Peter Logan, class of '68. I have been a monk at the Community of Jesus on Cape Cod, since 1974. We are an ecumenical monastic community, in the Benedictine tradition. I work in our wood shop (currently making hundreds of cabinet doors for our new church), chant the divine office in Latin, teach Gregorian chant, sing in our choir (Gloriae Dei Cantores), and play the trombone and baritone in several groups. I found the web page by looking up "HGHS alumni." My email address is brothers (at) c4.net (to my attn., somewhere).