He taught high school sciences at Belleville (Pa.) Mennonite School (1951-54) and at Christopher Dock (Pa.) High School (1954-59). Information for all Ithaca Athletic Coaches Below you will find all documents that used to be given to you in the coaches handbook and on disc. Sister Davis entered the congregation from her home parish of St. Alphonsus in Auburn in 1944. Born on March 26, 1928, she was a native of Greensboro, North Carolina. (1920 - 2011) July 16, 2011 WW II Veteran Educator Don was born July 15, 1920 in Taylorville, NY to Anselm and Minnie Henry. He moved to New Holland, Pa. in 2004. I was sitting in church one Sunday morning with my family waiting for the morning service to begin when all of a sudden a voice from the back of the church softly "shouted" -- Millie Pirko!!! , In 1920, a flood searchlight system was installed by General Electric. I didn't know this until I was married, had three children, and had moved to Hancock in 1975. On September 27, 1958, Ithaca hosted East Stroudsburg in the first regular-season football game at what was then known as South Hill Field. His life's work with students, and helping those with troubled lives turn themselves around, brought him great joy. Boynton Middle 1601 North Cayuga Street Ithaca, NY 14850 Main Office: (607) 274-2241 Lauren Wright, Principal. The following information was provided by Millie Pirko Triff in an e-mail to John David, Class of 1961,on January 15, 2012. There, along with his strong family values, he developed his work ethic, becoming the Most Valuable Player his Senior Year at Ithaca High School. Her funeral liturgy was celebrated in the motherhouse chapel on May 16, 2011, with burial in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. She received a Bachelor’s Degree in English from Bennett College for Women in 1948. Edgar is survived by his wife, Rhoda; children, Fredric (Carol Brimer) of Goshen, Ind., Rosa (Thomas Hines) of Philadelphia, Jonathan (Ruth Keidel) of Baltimore, Marcia (Edmund Ludwig) of DeRuyter N.Y., Conrad (Andrea Gerlak) of Tucson, Ariz., and Andrea (Ian Zuercher) of Goshen, Ind. He is also survived by 19 grandchildren and three siblings, Olive (James Kuhns) of Harrisonburg, Va., Mildred (Henry Paul Yoder) of Phoenix Ariz., and R. Wayne (Donella Peachey) Clemens of Souderton, Pa. A service will be held at New Holland Mennonite Church, 18 Western Ave. in New Holland, on Saturday, September 9 at 2 p.m. CORNELL'S NEW STADIUM. , Schoellkopf's original capacity when it was completed was about 9,000, but it has been expanded and changed many times over the years. ROBERT CONGDON,DRIVER ED TEACHER & COACH, PASSES AWAY, Sister Raymond Mary, 8th Grade teacher 1955-1956. The bright stadium lights will finally be flickering on at stadiums across the Lansing region this week with the high school football season officially getting under way. Envelopes are also available at the funeral home for this purpose. The schools announced on Tuesday that the 61st chapter of the annual event will be held at New Jersey's MetLife Stadium at 1 p.m. Nov. 16, 2019. ; Schoellkopf Field Will Be Ready for Use in the Spring of 1915. http://www.cornellbigred.com/news/football/2004/8/19/081904aai.asp?path=football, FieldTurf Installation on Schoellkopf Field Continues, "West Schoellkopf Stands Torn Down Due to Underuse, Disrepair", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Schoellkopf_Field&oldid=996200287, College lacrosse venues in the United States, NCAA Men's Division I Lacrosse Championship venues, American football venues in New York (state), Articles with dead external links from March 2018, Articles with permanently dead external links, Infobox mapframe without OSM relation ID on Wikidata, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Cornell Big Red (Football, sprint football, lacrosse), This page was last edited on 25 December 2020, at 02:54. Muriel is survived by two daughters, Nancy Poolet and Sondra Quick; seven grandchildren, Valerie McKenzie, Cherie McGinn, Danny McKenzie, Michael Quick, Laura Haynes, Alex Poolet and Robert Lesson; eight great-grandchildren, Anna and Korin O’Dohercy, McKenzie "Lizzie" McGinn, Kyle McKenzie, Connor and Malachi Quick, Cassandra Poolet and Grace Poolet; and one great-great-grandson, Andrew Eddy. Her move north led her to the love of her life and husband of 50 years until his death in 2008, Theodore “Ted” Penalver. Donald and his loving wife, Genevieve were long term residents of Ithaca, NY, having lived the past several years in Bradenton, FL. March 3, 2020 Artificial turf, lighting coming to Butterfield To help improve and expand the uses of Butterfield Stadium on campus beyond intercollegiate athletics, Ithaca College announced that it will be replacing the natural-grass field with artificial turf and installing lighting. to Charles and Edna Myer. It was the highlight of her career, fostering a love of Africa and enabling her to also visit other overseas destinations. Dr. Beischer was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Ithaca and an affiliate member of the First Presbyterian Church of Tequesta, Florida. On graduating in 1938, the country was in the depths of depression and teaching jobs were scarce. Baseball team (1956-1973). Longest state football title streaks News - Published on 11/4/2020 2:00 PM Relatives and friends are invited to pay their respects at the funeral home on Tuesday, October 10, 2006, from 9-10 a.m. and to attend the funeral services to follow. The Ford Field clock hit 0:00 and the most incredible winning streak in state high school football history ended. During the 1800s, Cornell athletic teams played on Percy Field, located where Ithaca High School now stands. He also coached the Cornell Women’s Softball Club Team (1983-1985), IHS Girl’s Varsity Softball Team (1980-1982), and IHS J.V. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, October 10, 2006, at 10:00 a.m. from the Chapman-Moser Funeral Home, Inc., 42 N. Ann Street, Little Falls.  New light fixtures were installed in 1986 to allow for televised games at night. He is survived by his wife JoAnn, Ithaca; two sisters-in-law, Claudia Howe and Millie Howe, both of Little Falls; two nephews, Robert M. Howe and Brad Howe, both of Little Falls; two nieces, Cindi Norejko and her husband, Paul, Little Falls, and Tara Hardsey and her husband, Jesse, Little Falls; grand niece and nephews, Emily Hardsey, Kyle Howe and Nathan Miller; and several cousins. He was also a member of the Acacia Fraternity at Cornell University, Phi Delta Kappa, and served as a member of the Bolton Water Commission. Contributions in Don's memory to: South East Guide Dogs, at 4210 77 St., East, Palmetto, FL 34221. Sister Raymond Mary taught eighth grade at Immaculate Conception School in Ithaca. Muriel graduated valedictorian from Schroon Lake High School in 1933 at age 16. He was united in marriage to his wife of 49 years, the former JoAnn Howe on June 15, 1957 at the United Methodist Church, Little Falls. As soon as you turn onto St. Johns' campus, your eyes magically drift toward the sea of red surrounding the mountainous bleachers at the football stadium, just north of the high school. The Schoellkopfs, A Family History, 1994 Copy Held by Cornell University Archives. Justly proud of his WW II service, he spent his 24th birthday in Normandy with Patton's Army, 257th Ordnance Battalion Headquarters. The school district describes the project as tax neutral because it would be funded through a combination of New York State Building Aid and debt retirement. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Rosina Mason; three daughters and their husbands, Rosina and Daniel Whitfield of Greensboro, North Carolina, Joli and Ken McCathran of Washington Grove, Maryland, and Rebecca and Rob Simmons of Aldie, Virginia; and six grandchildren, Rose and Emily McCathran, Skyler Whitfield, and Benjamin, Kira, and Sean Simmons. Ithaca -Stadium . Jarrod helped us out every step of the way, from the idea phase to installation of the seats. He was also a world traveler, and a loving husband, father, and grandfather. He was a graduate of Hancock Central School, Class of 1939, of which he was president. Marjorie Wilson Penalver died on August 25, 2010. Mr. Pfaff retired in 1978 after 32 years as an educator for the Ithaca New York Public School System and also with Cornell University. In the Herald I got this week I read in the 25 year ago notes: Lawrence E. Bach, 65, Ithaca, died Friday, January 2, 1987 after suffering a heart attack while shoveling snow at his home. Schoellkopf Field is a 25,597-capacity stadium at Cornell University's Ithaca campus that opened in 1915 and is used for the Cornell Big Red football, sprint football and lacrosse teams. Schoellkopf Field is a 25,597-capacity stadium at Cornell University's Ithaca campus that opened in 1915 and is used for the Cornell Big Red football, sprint football and lacrosse teams. He won numerous awards and exhibited his original paintings, ceramics and batiks in shows throughout the northeastern United States. Born on January 6, 1928 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, as the son of Lithuanian immigrants, he came to be Professor Emeritus of Music at American University in Washington, DC. Bill also enjoyed active membership in The Cayugans, a men's music club. Gordon Campbell Myer was born on October 12, 1931 in Hydetown, P.A. Throughout his 45 years in Ithaca, he took an active part in church and community. He was honored as an outstanding educator by the Ithaca Jaycees, noting some of his work to form a computer mathematics program, several programs involving race relations and drug abuse prevention, and selfless efforts to improve the lives of his students. Meghan Treanor ’22, who was a placekicker on her high school football team and is from nearby New City, New York, is planning to have her family members join her in cheering on the Bombers. The Ithaca varsity football team won Friday's neutral playoff game against Ravenna (MI) by a score of 41-0. Upon returning to Ithaca in 1973, she resumed her teaching position at IHS. A memorial service is planned for December 14, 2008, at 1:00 p.m. at the Lutheran Church of the Reformation, 212 E. Capitol Street SE, Washington, DC 20003, where he also served as the Choir Director for many years. He passed away peacefully at his daughter's home in Pennellville, NY surrounded by his family following his 91st birthday. I turned around and there was Mr. Bach, beaming at me. Although being married to an Air Force serviceman required the family to move frequently, Marjorie secured teaching positions everywhere their travels took them. Born November 5, 1919 in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of Paul B. and Beatrice Holgate. He is also the recipient of the prestigious Porter W. Averill Award for his distinguished work in choral conducting and music education. He was such a sweetheart of a man and I remember taunting him with difficult questions in Biology just to see him stammer and blush. He was pre-deceased by their infant daughter Mary Teresa in 1948.  The opening ceremony for Schoellkopf field took place on Saturday, October 9, 1915, in which an estimated 6,000 people marched in a procession led by university president Jacob Gould Schurman from Goldwin Smith Hall to the new stadium. During May of every year, weather permitting, Schoellkopf is the site of the commencement ceremony for Cornell's Ithaca campus. Gordon was a faithful member of Immaculate Conception Church and a member of the Knights of Columbus.  The Hall was expanded with a 16,000-square-foot (1,500 m2) three-story wing on its east side, with the varsity football locker rooms on the first floor, a Hall of Fame Room on the second floor, and a museum of Cornell football memorabilia on the third floor. She headed the English Department at Edison High School in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania from 1963 to 1967, and taught English, speech, and journalism at Edmunds High School in Sumter, South Carolina from 1967 to 1970. 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