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•   Alan Heiner  7/15
•   Bette Dinsdale (Svoboda)  7/9
•   Sharron Kappelman (Hill)  7/1
•   Martha Snyder (Greenhalgh)  6/21
•   Susan Marriott (McFarland)  6/12
•   Ellen Pedersen (Smith)  5/28
•   Doug Howard  4/22
•   Art Sandgren  4/6
•   Wayne Merrill  3/16
•   Scott Butters  3/10
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•   Scott Butters  7/20
•   Ron Child  7/21
•   Barbara Olsen (Roberts)  7/21
•   Mike Davies  7/26
•   Donna Barnett  8/2
•   Joan Campbell (Bowersock)  8/3
•   Judy Macfarlane (May)  8/7
•   Judd West  8/18



Who lives where - click links below to find out.

4 live in Arizona
1 lives in Arkansas
15 live in California
4 live in Colorado
2 live in Florida
1 lives in Georgia
1 lives in Hawaii
7 live in Idaho
1 lives in Illinois
2 live in Kansas
1 lives in Kentucky
1 lives in Maryland
1 lives in Minnesota
1 lives in Missouri
1 lives in Montana
1 lives in Nebraska
3 live in Nevada
2 live in New Jersey
3 live in Oregon
2 live in South Carolina
3 live in Texas
178 live in Utah
4 live in Virginia
4 live in Washington
1 lives in Wisconsin
1 lives in Wyoming
51 location unknown
90 are deceased


Know the email address of a missing Classmate? Click here to contact them!

Welcome to the Ben Lomond High School

  Class Of 1963 Website



Special Note!!!!

Please make any donations for
our Reunion or for our
Memorial Fund payable to

Judy May

and send to her at
935 Iowa Ave.
Ogden, Utah 84404

We appreciate any help you can give!!

Calling All Class of ’63 Scots!!

We are finalizing plans for our 55th Reunion,
just a little over a month away.

Saturday July 28th 2018.  That’s the date we
will be coming together in the Commons Area of
Ben Lomond High School. 
The Reunion is scheduled to start at 5:00 pm.
This is going to be a great opportunity to renew
old friendships, catch up on each other’s lives,
and to enjoy one another!
Light refreshments will be served with lots of time
to visit with each other.

There are other activities going on we would
like to tell you about.

The Laddies will be coming together for the
annual BLHS Class of ‘63 GOLF TOURNAMEN’T.
Lassies are invited to come and golf too!!

All levels of golfing experience and skills
are welcome.

Riverside Golf Course
Date:  Friday July 27, 2018
Time:  11:00 am
Cost:   $55

Tournamen’t Format: 4-Person Scramble

Don’t golf? Join us for breakfast at 8:00 am,
          Village Inn (1780 W 5600 S, Roy) I-15 Exit 338.
Also, join us in the Clubhouse about 4:00 pm
          following the Tournamen’t for lunch,
          (Lunch only, 9$) prizes and socializing.

To confirm your golf tee-time, mail a check
          for $55 (payable to Riverside Golf Course) to:

Judd West
4687 Jefferson Avenue
Ogden, UT 84403

Looking forward to seeing you all there!

Scott Butters -
Judd West -

The Lassies (Ladies group) is also planning
a get together.

Please come together for brunch on Saturday
the 28th of July at 11:30 at Denny’s,
4029 Riverdale Rd.  A private room
has been reserved.  It will be an open menu
for either a late breakfast or an early lunch. 
There will be plenty of time to still make the
reunion at 5:00 pm.

We would like to have some idea of how many
classmates we expect to have at the Reunion. 
Simply send a quick e-mail to
All you have to say is "Yes".
That’s it!

Name tags will be available for all of us who
might have a hard time putting names to faces.

Small donations will be gladly accepted
to help with the costs of the reunion.

If you’re inclined, those donations
can be made to:
Judy May
935 Iowa Ave.
Ogden, Utah 84404

We are looking forward to seeing you
on the 27th of July for Golf and
the 28th for the ladies brunch and our Reunion!!



Leave a Message on "Class Chatter" where everyone can see it.

Send a message directly to me (Dave Pettingill) about the Website using
"Contact Us"

"Message Forum" is a link provided by the vendor and not
as user friendly as "Class Chatter" although it
does have several older messages in it.



What's New On The Website

A new link has been added to the list of links
on the left hand side of the page.

The new link is for the Wall Of Fame & Other Awards
beginning with our first classmate to receive
the Wall Of Fame Award, Orluff Opheikens, along with
information concerning an Honorary Degree
Orluff received from Weber State College.

The information concerning Nancy Stowe Kader's Award
that was on this Home Page has been moved
to this new link.

If anyone knows of awards and recognition
other classmates have received please click
on the "Contact Us" link and provide the information
so that it can be added for all to see.

Update Your Profile

Please keep your  profile updated with any changes,
post recent pictures, let us know
what's going on in your lives!


Memorial Fund


We have received many donations to
the Memorial Fund over the
past several months.

Thank you very much!!

Donations are appreciated
but not expected!


BLHS '63 Guyz Golf Clan
Open link on the left

We will let you know when Golf starts up in the Spring


BLHS '63 Ladies Luncheons
Open link on the left


Older Updates


Class Chatter

Please visit and catch up on postings made throughout
the Website.  Don't forget to post a note or picture.

Mound Fort Yearbook 1958 - 1959

Uploaded pages from our Yearbook
most without names, organized by Homeroom


In Memory Link

The "In Memory" Link on the left has been unlocked for viewing by anyone who might visit our Website.  You do not have to be signed in to view the "In Memory" pages

Memorial Fund

Please click on the link to the left

Donations on behalf of Classmates from the
"BLHS Class of 63"
have been made to the following

University of Utah Hospital
University of Utah Burn Center
University of Utah Cancer Institute
American Cancer Society
Alzheimer's Association
Childrens Neuroblastoma Cancer Society
Trinity Presbyterian Church
Homeless Veterans Fellowship


In some cases, money has been provided directly
to the Classmate to assist with funeral costs

The Memorial Fund continues to need our contributions
which are always welcome but totally voluntary!
Please see the "Memorial Fund" link for more information


All allowable BLHS Yearbooks
have been loaded on the Free Website!
Go To

Click on the Login button to Register
It's a safe Website!

You can look at any school's Yearbooks
that are loaded on the Website.

You can also shop through that site which provides
funds back to BLHS Student Activities


Thanks to those who have helped to fund this project!!

Additional contributions would be greatly appreciated!
This project is being funded only through contributions!

For information, click on the "Contact Us" tab on the left.


A new link on the left will take you to

"Mound Fort Sports Articles"

Thanks to Barry Sneddon for sending in
these great articles!!

Check the link on the left to view the Articles.




All pictures from our 50th Reunion have been loaded

into the links on the left.



Pictures posted are all those taken during the Reunion, many were used in the Yearbook.  The pictures selected for the Yearbook are labeled with names and are in a beautiful matte finish.

We still have several Yearbooks available

Cost is $25.00 each


Send us a message using the Contact Us

Link on the left and we will send you specifics




We would like to have your Feedback and Comments

There is a link in the left column,

Classmate Feedback and Comments

After you enter, click here:

Website and Reunion Comments and Feedback

Next click on "How Was Your Reunion"

Then click on "Reply"


You can preview your Comments prior to saving them

by using the "Preview" button at the bottom

Be sure to save your comments before leaving


The Message Forum is still available as well



Reunion Committee


Left to Right:  Orluff Opheikens, Dave Pettingill, Judd West,

Gary Chatlin, Brenda Giachino Chatlin, Ed Sickles,

Judy Macfarlane May, Sam Vander Heide, Scott Butters,

Marilyn Thomas Newman, Brenda Gunnell Ward

Members Not Present:  Lyn Dowdle Handley, Connie Checketts Stowe,

Sandy Shulz Payne, Gerald Smith, Pat Lundgreen Pledger,

Todd Sloan, Richard Pledger, Susanne Sessions Huddleston,

Diana Hunter Childs, John Bleazard