On Tuesday night, Peters Township School District celebrated the careers of outstanding members of the teacher staff, administration and support staff who will be retiring at the end of this school year.
Sponsored by the Peters Township Federation of Teachers, the dinner united 125 current and former employees.
Among those retiring and recognized are:
David Grim, High School Custodian
Gerald Luxbacher, High School Social Studies Teacher
Dr. Anthony Merante, Assistant Superintendent
Dennis Scott, High School Social Studies Teacher
Jay Suszynski, High School English Teacher
Paul V. Sutherland, Middle School Tech Ed Teacher
Carole Zoric, Middle School Paraprofessional
Lois Anderson, Middle School Custodian
Anne Bernonsky, McMurray Elementary Teacher
Joan Dinan, Bower Hill Elementary Teacher
Tim Polosky, Pleasant Valley Custodian
Richard Relich, Athletic Director;
and Patricia Wermlinger, McMurray Elementary Teacher
These professionals have a combined 288 years of service to the students and community of Peters Township.
The event was organized by PTFT social chairperson Vivian Lane.