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Pictured below, the first graduating class from Sacred Heart School. They are *Robert Kallash, James Witte, *Elvadean Peasel (Bobeen), Marjorie Hassefield, Janet Hutt, *Charles Lindsey, *Edward Heitman and Father Drimped. The * shows individuals who had children attend the school as well.

Sacred Heart School celebrating 70th anniversary and Alumni Reunion with the community

Posted on July 21, 2014 at 9:17 am

For many in the community, Sacred Heart has been a staple in their lives, and continues to be as generations of their family attend the school and church. This year, 2014, marks the 70th anniversary and celebration for Scared Heart School as they celebrate with an Anniversary Alumni Reunion. This reunion isn’t just for those who have attended the school though; everyone is welcome to celebrate this great parish and

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