|St. Matthias School
Graduating Class, 1943
|With many thanks to Bob Moulin for sharing this with us.
|Our contributor, Bob Moulin, is in the third row, 7th from the left.
To the best of Bob's recollection, the students' names he remembers are:
Top row, L - R: Sr. Mary Paul OSB-Principal (D), Conrad Kuebel, Robley Gelpi (D), Raymond Miller,
D'Alton Williams (D), Monsignor Baechle (D), Salvador Ignacio, ??, Billy Lockhart (D), ??
Second row from Top, L - R: ??, ??, Lee Wendell (D), ??, Ralph Bergeron, Paul Thiberville, Bob
Moulin, Jimmy Meyers, Duane Koch, Kenneth Buddendorf (now a Jesuit priest), Roy Fontenelle,
Arthur Sciortino (D)
Third row from top, L - R: ??, Lois Hunter, Carol Francis, ? Sims, Ann Gravel, ??, Norma Lucero,
Ann Miller, ??, Marion Cass, ??, ??, ??
Front row, L - R: Charlotte Keller, ??, ??, ??, ??, Cynthia Satterlee, Marilyn Rice (D), ??, ??
(D) = Deceased ?? = Unknown
St. Matthias Catholic School was on South Broad. The church was built in 1920; it hasn't
re-opened since Katrina. To see some beautiful interior photos of the church, click here.