Cocoa Crew Review

A Compendium of Cocoa Crew's Congenial Carousing

Growing old is no more than a bad habit!

Hello CREW…¬†ūüíė¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 10-20-16

    11 CHS Alumni   =  Fun at Florida Seafood C.B.

Attendees:  L РR   
BTB, Priscilla Firkins, Sherri Gentry,  Ann Driskill, Myrna Swindell, Clark True, Carole Saxe,  Bill Weinberg, Helen Granger, Gregg Seitner.   
Special Thanks to Gerri¬†ūüĆĻ¬†Dutcher for the picture!
¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† SERVER:¬† ¬†¬† ¬†Rachel…¬† very efficient.
A reminder:    RSVP  if you plan to attend.
Celebration of life for our Mother, Betty (Dutcher) Hauf
   to be held at the Devine Mercy Catholic Church, M.I.
                      11 AM   Saturday   Oct 22, 2016.
A luncheon at the Island Village Condominium complex
    recreation room will follow.    The Dutcher Family.

October 20th ¬†Today¬†¬†¬†¬†ūüéā¬†¬†¬†Allen Scott ¬†CHS’59¬†¬†¬†
¬† ¬† Hey¬†59’ers…¬†especially you Ladies, take a minute
       and send good ole Allen, way over in Thailand
     a Birthday Greeting! 
Do you really want to know?      Ugh!
Next event:     Longhorn Steak House on M.I. 
                                Visit: # 26     Last: 08-17-16  
Growing old is no more than a bad habit
                   which a busy man has no time to form.
                                                            РAndrew Maurois 
Sent from my I-teepee, Classmate Allen has no time to get old!

So you think you have seen Cocoa?

Hello CREW…¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 10-16-16

   Next  HAPPY HOUR CREW event:
     5:00 PM   WEDNESDAY   Oct 19, 2016


                     480 West Cocoa Beach Causeway

                Cocoa Beach, Florida  32931     784-0892


                                 Rock Shrimp! yummm!

¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬† Try to arrive before 5 PM, that’s when we order.

Celebration of life for our Mother, Betty (Dutcher) Hauf

   to be held at the Devine Mercy Catholic Church, M.I.

                      11 AM   Saturday   Oct 22, 2016.

A luncheon at the Island Village Condominium complex

    recreation room will follow.    The Dutcher Family.


College    Football       Saturday  Oct 15, 2016

                           Noles  17   vs   Wake Forest  6  

                             Gators  40  vs   Missouri  14     

So you think you have seen Cocoa? 

     Check this website for a view and information.


Today is Dictionary Day РTo honor Noah Webster,

               Father of the American Dictionary.

           Hummm  I thought Mr. E. was the  Cool Daddy!

The only fool bigger than the person who knows

¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† it all…¬† ¬†is the person who argues with him.

                                                      РStanislaw Jerszy Lec

Sent from my I-teepee,¬† try not to argue with anyone!¬†¬†¬†ūüėČ

Pssst! Buy me a cup of coffee?

Hello CREW…¬†ūüíė¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 10-13-16

¬†18 Happy Alumni¬†¬†¬† at Kelsey’s Italian Restaurant!
¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†They have the BEST lasagna! ūüė謆
Pic #1  L РR  Judy Denny, Mary Laycock, Ann Driskill,
        Sherri Gentry, Gerri Dutcher, Priscilla Firkins,
     Corinne Bowley, Gregg Seitner, Jack Crocket, BTB.
Pic #2  L РR      Carole Saxe, David Alexander,
         Amber Forrest, Bill Weinberg, George Reinhart.
Pic #3  L РR     Clark and Marilyn True, Carole Saxe,
                                           Lois Atkinson.
          SERVERS:  Emily and Sara were very good.
              Thanks to George and Lois for the pictures.
                      Did I mention the Fantastic Lasagna? :-)

Good News???   Social Security benefits will rise by
¬†¬† 0.2% to 0.5% in 2017.¬† That’s $2.61 to $6.53 a month
      more for the typical retiree!   Avg SS ck  $1,305.30,
                              ( Ugh! Last year no raise. )

Good Health!¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬† Don’t forget to get your FLU shot.

What’s in your wallet?

      34 % of FL residents have $0 saved.

      71 % of FL residents have less than $1,000 saved.

FL  one of top states where residents are most likely

live paycheck to paycheck. Median income below

the national median.   Pssst!  Buy me a cup of coffee?

College¬†¬†ūüŹą¬† Football¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬† Saturday¬† Oct 15, 2016
                           Noles   vs   Wake Forest 3:30 pm  ESPN 
                             Gators  vs   Missouri     3:00 pm  SECN

Next event:        Florida Seafood in Cocoa Beach
                                         Visit: # 26     Last: 07-27-16

Thanks to television, for the first time the young
                  are seeing history made before
       it is censored by their elders.     РMargaret Mead

Sent from my I-teepee, naaa young busy with emails/texts!  lol  

Today is Columbus Day in USA and Thanksgiving ūüćó Day in Canada?

Hello CREW…¬†ūüíė¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬† 10-10-16

          Ugh!   44 hours,  No Power in teepee! 

¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Too wet to send smoke signals.¬† ūüėČ

        Take a moment to be thankful it was not worse.

        Hey!  For the best Lasagna ever!  Emoji 

Next  HAPPY HOUR CREW event:
     5:00 PM   Wednesday   October 12, 2016 
¬†Kelsey’s ¬†Pizzeria¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†
           1954 US Highway 1, Rockledge.    321  433-0095
¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†Take a¬†¬†left¬†¬†at the 3rd red light south of Ashley’s.
That is the Eyster Blvd light!

Beware…¬† bad guys ¬†in white van with hard hats

  impersonating  FPL  Workers.   Real Workers have

  I.D. Badges and  NO REASON  to enter your homes.

College Football:¬† ūüŹą¬†¬†
                     Noles 20    vs    Miami 19    ( wide left! )
                                Gator game postponed.
Today is Columbus Day in USA and  
¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬† Thanksgiving ¬†ūüćó¬†Day¬† in Canada?¬† Gobble Gobble?

From CHS Classmate  Jim Sisco, a very well done msg.
      Epic Safety Video from   Air New Zealand!   Enjoy!
                                    Thanks  Jim! 
Blessed is the man who, having nothing to say,
    abstains from giving us wordy evidence of the fact.
¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†–¬† George Eliot

Sent from my I-teepee…¬†¬†¬†¬†I¬†am speechless?¬†¬†¬†ūüėȬ†

Every day holds the possibility of a miracle.

Hello CREW…¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 10-06-16

       The  Last Supper?       Naaaa   Tigers are tough!

Despite un-invited   Matthew it was a HAPPY event!



Top Pic  L-R     Marilyn True, Clark True, Myrna Swindell,

                David Alexander, Amber Forrest, Jack Crockett.


Bottom  L-R       Dan Alexander, BTB, Sandy Mangum,

     Harvey Baker, Marilyn & Clark True, Myrna Swindell,

               David Alexander, Amber Forrest, Jack Crockett.

Special Thanks to   GERRI DUTCHER   for the pictures.

       SERVER:  Christie was Outstanding!   For reasons

          unknown, no DESSERT delivered for the CREW

   Birthday Party?  Ugh!    However, Christie came to the 

   rescue!  Prepared Cake n Ice Cream servings and they

     were  Deeeee РLicious!   Thank you Christie


¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†Alumni October Birthday’s at Ashley’s, Rockledge

¬†¬†¬†¬† 5¬†¬†Ginger Fine¬†¬† 18¬†¬†Sandy Brannin¬†¬† 19¬† Bob “Boots” Evans

 20  Allen Scott   27  Spencer Payne   28  Sarah Policicchio

                     32  Billy Budd     33  Ugly Matthew 

   Ugly  Mathew due off Cocoa Beach 2 am Friday.

¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†Get your teepee’s ready for a lot of wind and rain.

¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬† ¬†Ole¬†Indian¬†prepared…¬†¬†¬†¬† Beer, Chips, Peanut¬†Butter

                and lots of Soup,  anyone know where to get

¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† HOT WINGS?¬† ūüėȬ†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†Lock n Load!¬† lol ¬†¬†


Next event:¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬† Kelsey’s Italian in Rockledge

                                    Visit: # 13    Last: 07-13-16  

Every day holds the possibility of a miracle.

¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬† ¬†–¬† Elizabeth David

¬†Sent from my I-teepee,¬† Mathew misses¬†teepee…¬† a miracle?¬†¬†


Today is National Coffee Day

Hello CREW… ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 09-29-16

¬† ¬†¬†¬†It was a wet, lightning filled evening ¬†but that didn’t

stop the  Magnificent 3  plus 7 CHS Alumni  from enjoying

¬†¬†very good Cowboy Dinner’s at ¬†PopZ’s¬† on Merritt island.



L РR    Ann Driskill, Sherri Gentry, Clark True,

   Lois Atkinson, Bill Weinberg, Carole Saxe, Jack Crockett,

 Gerri Dutcher, token Indian 

Server: Shanna was Tip Top!

 A sincere THANK YOU  George & Lois for the photo work.   

Today is¬† ¬†National Coffee Day…¬†¬†¬†What’s in your cup?

Wow!  at Publix:  6 eggs Р9 Cents each!  That and a coffee

        gives you a good start on breakfast this morning.

Gas prices are still going down!   Check your area here:

Next event:¬†¬† October Birthday’s at Ashley’s, Rockledge

¬†¬†¬†¬† 5¬†¬†Ginger Fine¬†¬† 18¬†¬†Sandy Brannin¬†¬† 19¬† Bob “Boots” Evans

 20  Allen Scott   27  Spencer Payne   28  Sarah Policicchio

 32  Billy Budd 

He who is not satisfied with a little,

                                   is satisfied with nothing.   Р Epicurus

Sent from my I-teepee, getting a little is always better than nothing!

                                   I started with nothing and  STILL  have most of it.

Popz Redbones Barbecue, M.I.

Hello CREW… ūüíė¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬† 09-25-16

       A  NEW  location to visit, recommended by the

¬†¬†¬† Magnificent 3!¬† A.D. G.D. & P.S.¬† You know who you are!¬† ūüėČ

Next  HAPPY HOUR CREW event 

   Popz  Redbones  Barbecue, M.I.       

   5:00 PM    Wednesday   Sept 28, 2016

             2137 N Courtenay Pkwy, M.I.  877-2130
          On west side of road, 1/2 mile south of Court House
¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬† Previous location of¬† Vinnie’s Italian.
                                MENU  click to enlarge!

¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†CHS Class of 1962 –¬†¬†Planning a mini-reunion

¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†March, 2017 –¬†¬†¬†Evening with friends.


Contact: Kathi Fontenot Murray

New¬† Scooter’s Coffee Drive – Thru¬†¬† is open.¬†¬†Just north of¬†Rockledge Hospital on Orange Street.


¬†¬†¬†¬†Ugh!¬† Scooter’s Teepee NO serve¬† Hot Wings or Firewater!¬†¬†


College ¬†ūüŹą¬† Football results:

                     Noles  55   vs   USF Bulls    35

                   Gators  28   vs   Tennessee  38

¬†¬†¬† Stanley “Buckwheat” Dural Jr. ¬†passed at 68! ¬†
¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬† Known as “Buckwheat Zydeco”¬†
 his music is almost as much fun as  Rock n Roll!

Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.
                                                               РOmar Khayyam

Sent from my I-teepee,  ole Indian happy for many moons!  :-) 

No Chinese Fireworks but Ginger and Garlic was the restaurant to celebrate the last day of Summer!

Hello CREW… ūüíė¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 09-22-16

     No  Chinese Fireworks  but  Ginger and Garlic  was

     the restaurant to celebrate the last day of Summer! 


Picture 1:   L РR   Jackie Lane, Bill Weinberg, Carole Saxe,

    George Reinhart, Gerri Dutcher, an Indian, Clark True,

   Myrna Swindell, Ann Driskill  (wearing new red sneakers! )

              Sherri Gentry, Jack Crockett, Ginger Fine.

photo2!Picture 2:   L РR      Yep an Indian,  Clark True,

                Myrna Swindell, Ann Driskill, Sherri Gentry,

     Jack Crockett, Ginger Fine, Jackie Lane, Bill Weinberg

              Carole Saxe, George Reinhart, Gerri Dutcher.

¬†¬†SERVER:¬†¬†Emily,¬†one ¬†chop stick¬† away from perfect!¬† ūüėČ

¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Thank You!¬†¬† Lois ūüĆĻ¬†Atkinson for the¬†pictures.¬†

Condolences to¬†James Ward ¬†CHS’59 ¬†and Family.
¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬† Charlie Ward¬† CHS’57¬†¬† passed on September 20th.

September 22nd РAutumn Equinox, beginning of Fall.
                                   Cooler weather coming soon?
¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬† Also¬†–¬†National Ice Cream Cone Day
¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†See YOU at the D.Q.? ¬†ūüė謆

Next event:¬†¬†¬†¬†POPZ’s¬†¬†REDBONES ¬†BARBECUE ¬†M.I.
           YOU can be part of history, be there for our 1st Visit! 
If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.
                                                                            РDerek Bok

Sent from my i-teepee, ole Indian educated at Cocoa High…
                                                        know  HOW  send smoke signals!

Gators 32 vs North Texas 0

Hello CREW…¬†¬†Emoji¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 09-18-16

Next   HAPPY HOUR CREW event
  5:00 PM    Wednesday   Sept 21, 2016  
Ginger and Garlic  Р Emoji  Chinese
¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†Gluten-Free¬†and Friendly”
                     1172 US Highway 1  Rockledge,  Fl 32955
                                             (321)  632-8888  Рsee menu
Ahhhh sooo Emoji U want Hot n Sour Soup with that?
¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬† Today is National¬† ūüćĒ¬†Cheeseburger Day!
¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† See you at HARDEE’S¬† sp?¬†¬† lol
             Please note CORRECTED email address.
Class of 1962 – Planning a MINI REUNION
Saturday –¬† March 11, 2017
For Info Contact:   Kathy Fontenot-Murray  or 954 749-3714
Condolences to Gerri Dutcher CHS’62¬†and Family.
                                     Her mother passed Saturday.

CREW says,¬†get well¬†soon¬†Charlie Butler CHS ’60,

                                    recovering from back surgery.

College Football:  Ugh!   FSU  20  vs  Kentucky  63

¬†¬†Don’t panic, Noles scored 7 touchdowns in the 5th qtr!¬† ¬†ūüėČ

      Gators  32  vs  North Texas  0  (chomp chomp!) 

If you have never done anything evil,
          you should not be worrying about devils
¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬† ¬†to knock at your door.¬† –¬† Chinese Proverb

Sent from my I-teepee knock on teepee door can not heard! РBTB 

14 Alumni agree – Olive Garden, an Italian Delight!

Hello CREW…¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†09-15-16


14 Alumni agree РOlive Garden, an Italian Delight!


  Lois Atkinson, BTB, Gerri Dutcher, David Alexander,

      Mary Laycock, Judy Denny, George Reinhart,

          Sharon, Laura, Bill Weinberg, Carole Saxe,

             Clark True, Ann Driskill, Priscilla Firkins.

                     SERVER:    Jeff was SUPERIOR!

      CHS Class of 1962 РPlanning a MINI REUNION

¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬† ¬†¬†Saturday¬†–¬†¬†March 11, 2017¬†¬†¬†

         For Info Contact:   Kathy Fontenot-Murray

    or  954 749-3714

Get well soon:¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬† ¬†Tim Toll¬†¬† CHS’58
                  Recovering from recent medical issue.

Viceland:   TV Channels  183  and/or 1299

               Launched: Feb 29, 2016 a NEW TV show.

         Have mentioned this before AND it does have

      some really interesting shows.   NOT PORN!  lol


Population of the World is:   7.3  Billion.

    Population of the USA is:  324  Million.

¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Cocoa High Alumni:¬† too many to count! ¬†ūüėȬ†

Next event:¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†Ginger and Garlic ūüĎ≤¬†Chinese

                                 Visit: # 7      Last:  06-29-16

Perhaps the world’s second-worst crime is boredom;
                       the first is being a bore.   РCecil Beaton

Sent from my I-teepee¬†CREW events, no crime¬†– never boreing!¬† ūüėȬ†¬†