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The Grand Old School on the Hill
This web page is dedicated to the Oil City Pennsylvania High School class of 1963, our parents who made our class possible and to our beloved classmates whom have gone on before us.

What you will find on this site:

  • Photo Gallery – Images of our class: Pictures taken while we were in school, reunion group pictures taken by Larry Waitz, individual photos taken by class members during each reunion, and other miscellaneous photos submitted by classmates.  Check out the stories and pictures of the great storm that hit Oil City in July 2003.  See pictures of the destruction of our beloved school and the River Ridge Mansion.
  • In Memoriam – A listing of all deceased class members in alphabetical order and in order of loss.
  • Addresses – Home addresses and e-mail addresses of our classmates.  Classmates who’s addresses are missing are also noted.
  • About Us – Starting with the information provided at our 25th class reunion, this page provides information on what our classmates are doing in their lives.
  • Class Archives – This section contains portions of the class year book (the Oil Can), documents; weddings, obituaries; other newspaper articles, and miscellaneous items of class history.
  • What’s New! – This list is maintained to keep the repeat visitor advised of any changes to the web site since the last visit.  You should visit this page first when returning to the site.
  • Class Statistics – Class statistics
  • Site Map – Go here for a complete listing, with links, to everything on this site.
  • Search – Use this search engine to look for anything on this site.
  • Contact Us – Provides information concerning the Webmaster of this site.
  • Help – Provides help for common problems with the web site.

Our class web page is only as good as the material in it.  If you have any material to add or suggestions for its improvement, please submit it by e-mailing your information to the address below. Anyone providing material will be given full credit for the submission.  Please e-mail me at [email protected].

William (Bill) L. Passauer
Centreville, VA