Washington High School
Massillon, Ohio

1958 WHS yearbook coverFond Memories from 1958

We all had many nice teachers and participated in many different activities. 

In September of 2018 our Class of 1958 will hold our 60th Year Reunion!



475 classmates of WHS graduated with the Class of 1958 on June 6, 1958

Class Officers:

  • President: Dan Swatz
  • Vice President: Oliver Hagan
  • Secretary: Carol Clasper
  • Treasurer: Buddy White

Outstanding Senior Boy: Maury Snavely

Miss Massillonian: June Allison

Fall 1957 Homecoming Queen: Jo McCleaster



Superintendent: L.J. Smith

WHS Principal: I.W. Snyder

Dean of Girls: Lillian Sinnock

Dean of Boys: Marion Gardner

Football Coach: Lee Tressel (Stark County Coach of the Year)

Band Director: Orin "Dykae" Ford

Choir Director: Byron Giest

school dance
1958 School Dance
football players
1957 Tiger Defense
marching band
1957 Massillon Tiger Swing Band
basketball players
1958 Tiger Basketball

Class of 1958 News

In Memoriam - Spring 2021

Recent alumni passings of note: Rita Allman Halco '44 Rita was another of our WHS 70+ "high school sweethearts" along with her husband Andy ('42). She was the Quality Assurance Inspector at Central States Cans and an avid Tigers, Browns, and Indians fan along with anything her grandchildren did. John Tsocheff '44 John could speak six languages and was often the neighborhood translator! He......
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In Memoriam: Spring 2017

The passing of the following alumni and faculty has been reported to the Alumni Association office: Dr. Carl Zepp '40 Carl was the long-time team dentist for the Massillon Tigers, from the 1960s through the mid-1980s.   Irene Rizos Brown '40 Irene was a devoted member of the Class of 1940 and the WHSAA. Do you remember the Rizos Steak House? That was her family.   Richard Wenzel......
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