20 NOTABLE INDIANS INDUCTED INTO ALUMNI HALL OF DISTINCTION

20 NOTABLE INDIANS INDUCTED INTO ALUMNI HALL OF DISTINCTION

On October 17, 2019, eighteen alumni and two faculty members were inducted into the Weequahic High School Alumni Association Hall of Distinction on the occasion of the organization’s 22nd anniversary. They join previous inductees Max Herzberg, Ronald Stone, Lester Fein, Dr. Robert Lowenstein, Hilda Lutzke, Dr. Victor Parsonett, Philip Roth, Alvin Attles, Seymour “Swede” Masin, Benilde Little, Sandra King, and Sid Dorfman. Below is a listing of the new inductees with pictures following:

2019 Hall of Distinction Lisitng in color

NATHAN WEISS, CLASS OF 1942, Deceased
Nathan Weiss

DAVID SCHECHNER, CLASS OF 1946, Deceased
David Schechner

HAL BRAFF, CLASS OF 1952,Deceased
Hal Braff

STANLEY MARKOWITZ, CLASS OF 1955
Stanley Markowitz, 1955, HOD Image

WARREN GROVER, CLASS OF 1955
Warren Grover, 1955, HOD image

PAUL TRACTENBERG, CLASS OF 1956
Paul Tractenberg, 1956

ELI HOFFMAN, CLASS OF 1956
Eli Hoffman, Jan. 1956,  HOD image

ELEANOR LUTZKE LEWIS, CLASS OF 1959, Deceased
Eleanaro Lutzke Lewis, 1959, HOD Image

JAMES OLIVER HORTON, CLASS OF 1961, Deceased
James Horton, Jan. 1961, HOD Image

JACOB TOPOREK, CLASS OF 1963
Jacob Toporek, 1963, HOD Image

STEVEN DINETZ, CLASS OF 1965
Stevw Dinetz, 1965, HOD Image

WILFREDO NIEVES, CLASS OF 1966
Wilfredo Neves, 1966, HOD Image

CARRIE JACKSON, CLASS OF 1968
Carrie Jackson, 1968, HOD image

SHEILA OLIVER, CLASS OF 1970
Lt Governor Elect Shiela Oliver

ANTOINETTE GRAUER BASKERVILLE-RICHARDSON, CLASS OF 1970

Antoinette Baskerville-Richardson HOD Pic 2

HISANI DUBOSE, CLASS OF 1971
Hisani Dubose, 1971, HOD image

FREDERICK TYSON, CLASS OF 1972
Frederick Tyson,1972, HOD Image

ALTURRICK KENNEY, CLASS OF 1995
Alturrik Kenney1, HOD Image

SADIE ROUS, SOCIAL STUDIES TEACHER (1934-1967), Deceased

Faculty - Sadie Rous, Social Studies HOD Image

BURNEY ADAMS, BUSINESS TEACHER, HEAD FOOTBALL COACH (1968-2002), Deceased

Coach Burney Adams HOD Image