Simcoe High 1945-46
Simcoe High School, 1945-46
Last updated: 12 Feb 2006
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This is: student Dorothy Hurst
Identified 8 Dec 2005 by Raymond Canon
Confirmed 12 Feb 2006 by Dorothy (Hurst) Lukes herself

From Dorothy: Who needs the number, since there was no one else in the school with my skin tones. I still have a sense of humor, and often tell stories that when I got caught doing something wrong I could never say it wasn't me.
I married Joseph Lykes II and moved to Niagara Falls, N.Y., in 1950. My husband died in 1962 he was 36 years old. I have two children, six grandchildren, and three great grandchildren.
I was ordained as a Salvation Officer in 1970 and transferred to Cleveland, Ohio in 1975. I retired from active ministry in 1996 but could not just stay home, so I am the commanding officer of the New Hope Corps at the Harbor Light Complex in Cleveland.
The years have been kind to me and I still drive. I live in a small town called Wickliffe, Ohio, 16 miles east of Cleveland with my daughter and her three teenage daughters. My son lives in California and I just returned from a visit. One of my grand- daughters was selected to represent the SArmy in the Rose Bowl parade so I got to chaperone three teenagers and visit my son. Years ago I claimed Proverbs 3:5-6 as my life line. Works for me.
What fun it was to look at the old school photos. Just wanted you to know I am alive and well and learning everyday how fortunate I am to have friends like Jay and Irene who keep me posted on the happenings around Simcoe, and open their home and hearts to me when I come home from time to time.

Dorothy Hurst

Copyright 2005-2006 John Cardiff