Mars Area High School Alumni

Mars, Pennsylvania (PA)

Alumni Stories

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Loyal Whiteside

Class of 1941

Loyal moved to Mars from Cooperstown in 1932 and lived on Cherry Street till 1942 when he was drafted into the US Army. Served in the army till 1949, 3 1/2 years active duty and 3 years in the reserves. Went to photography school in Philadelphia and opened his own studio in 1950 in Ridley Park,Pa. Served a very special group till 1984 when he retired to Florida. He married a childhood sweet heart in 1947 and they lived a very happy life with a family of four children till 2009 when Marilyn died. Loyal lived alone till 2012 when he moved to a very nice independent living complex in Lake Worth, Florida. This was very close to his youngest daughter, Leslie Henry. He would be very happy to keep in contact with old friends by way of email or letters.

Military Alumni

Military High School Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!

Lost Class Rings

Have you lost your Mars Area High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Fightin' Planets lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

Do you have a fun holiday story or a great family tradition? Share them with our fellow Mars Area High School alumni! Submit your own stories, achievements and photos in our Alumni Stories section. Read other classmate’s stories and see what they have been up to over the years.

Happy Holidays!