Margaret Mary Stahura

Profile Updated: March 28, 2015
Margaret Mary Stahura
Class Year: 1960
Residing In: Hazle Township, PA USA
Occupation: Retired from teaching math at Penn State Hazleton as of June 30, 2010
Yes! Attending Reunion
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My sister, Joanne, and I settled into our new home in November of 2014. It's a one-level townhouse which we like very much and the location outside of Hazleton is perfect. We're still spending much time organizing, decorating and gradually clearing out our belongings from our Alter street residence. We hope to find someone who will purchase our family home and rental properties soon so that we may be relieved of the maintenance and management of the buildings.

We're currently preparing for a river cruise on the Rhine and Mosel rivers. The trip begins in Switzerland and continues through Germany and France and ends in Netherlands during the peak of the tulip season. Our departure date is April 15. We're looking forward to it.

It's not too early to begin thinking about Homecoming 2016! At our last reunion, we had six "representatives" from the class of '60. It would be nice for many more of us to show up--for old time's sake. Dee (Gallo) Quinn came all the way from St. Louis. (My sister and I had connected with her during the summer after our Pastoral Musicians' convention there.) The others were Sister Teresa Urda, BJ, Marie and Becky. We all had a great day.

I hope everybody is happy and healthy. I certainly would enjoy hearing from anyone in our class (or other classes) who cares to communicate. "Old" friends are the best!

School Story:

Everybody from our era must remember our frequent singing of the Magnificat in harmony, in Latin, and from memory! We sang it not only in chapel but after many extracurricular events. It shouldn't be surprising that when we gather for our Mass at homecoming, the alumnae fill the basilica with those familiar strains--even after all those years. Come and join the song!

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Nov 07, 2017 at 4:33 AM
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Jun 11, 2017 at 9:50 PM

Posted on: Jun 11, 2017 at 10:35 AM

Happy birthday, and many more. Blessings on your next year!

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May 24, 2017 at 11:04 PM

Blessings on your special day, Mary. Celebrate and enjoy your 91st birthday!

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Mar 24, 2017 at 5:41 PM
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Feb 07, 2017 at 9:38 PM

Happy birthday, Joanna, and many more!

Feb 07, 2017 at 9:35 PM

Happy birthday, Sally. Just a little late...

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Jan 16, 2017 at 1:13 PM

Posted on: Jan 15, 2017 at 2:37 PM

Happy birthday, Bernie, and many more!
Blessings!

Nov 10, 2016 at 10:53 PM

Happy birthday, Caolyn! Hope you had a great day.Youve caught up to me.'

Nov 07, 2016 at 4:33 AM
Oct 27, 2016 at 10:33 AM

Glad to see your update. Now maybe you can add some details?
It was good seeing you at homecoming.

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Jan 25, 2017 at 11:36 PM

Posted on: Jul 27, 2016 at 3:38 PM

Glad to see you got on the website. It was good seeing you at the Summer Festival in Danville--after all these years!
I looked at John Parra's website too. Very impressive. Is he your nephew?

Jun 10, 2016 at 8:40 AM

Happy birthday, Jean! God grant you many happy, healthy years.

May 03, 2016 at 9:17 PM

Posted on: May 03, 2016 at 6:05 PM

Happy birthday, Lucy. I hope you're enjoying it, despite the rain, with at least a good meal and a glass of wine! God grant you many more happy, healthy years!

Mar 12, 2016 at 7:42 PM

Happy birthday, Joanna! Sounds as though it's time for you to attend another reunion. How about 2016?

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Feb 23, 2016 at 12:02 PM
Feb 15, 2016 at 9:12 AM

Happy Birthday, BJ! I know...I'm a day late but I thought of you anyway. Hope you had a fantastic birthday, Valentine's day, and Sts. Cyril and Methodius day. Do you get two presents every year or does Brian take the easy way out?

Feb 10, 2016 at 4:18 PM

Welcome to the site. It's a good vehicle to keep in touch with classmates.

Feb 09, 2016 at 9:12 AM

Got it! Welcome to the site, Madam President!

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