Nick Galante

Profile Updated: September 20, 2021
Where do you live now? Barnegat, NJ USA
Spouse/Partner, how long Jeannette. 16 years
Children/grandchildren, including where they are? 3 boys
2 granddaughters
What did you want to do or think you were going to do when you finished high school? First, I wanted to graduate!
Where have you lived (and when)?

Greenbrier Oceanaire.......Waretown, NJ

What jobs/work/careers did you actually have and how did you get there?

**Taught in WO for 44 years

**President of the WOEA for 43 years

**Taught at Newark State Teachers College, as an adjunct professor 1972

**Worked as a counselor to several educators since retirement in 2013.

What would we be surprised to know about you?

Sang with the Dapper Dans barbershop group

Was elected to the American Softball Association Hall of Fame

Was the Senior Golf Champion at two golf clubs

Pat and I had a scholarship created in our name by the West Orange Scholarship Committee for our work with students in the township.

What do you like to do in your spare time?

Golf, Swim, read, and travel with my wife

What are your memories of high school (i.e. secret crush, embarrassing moment, funniest story, favorite, favorite teachers)?

I loved high school when I was there! I loved the social aspects of school.

High points of your life since high school(apart from your wonderful spouse, amazing kids, and adorable grand-kids)?

Many.............I am rather happy about life in general. Some very nice things happened to me.

Did you watch The Sopranos?


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Mar 26, 2021 at 11:41 AM

Posted on: Mar 24, 2021 at 7:51 PM

Loved your Mom. She had a great spirit and wit. Both of my parents passed in the mid-'90s. I was happy to see all these wonderful posts! Hopefully, get together for another reunion in the near future. Blessings to all!

Mar 23, 2021 at 1:22 PM

Happy birthday Michael. Hope all is well!

Dec 28, 2020 at 12:45 PM

Sad news! Marc, his Dad, and Calvin always took care of me at the station in Pleasantdale. RIP buddy! Sincere condolences to the family.

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Dec 11, 2020 at 5:50 PM

Posted on: Dec 11, 2020 at 3:04 PM

I am interested in a ZOOM get together.

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Aug 17, 2019 at 2:50 PM

Posted on: Aug 14, 2019 at 12:33 PM

Have a wonderful birthday!

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Jul 25, 2019 at 2:25 PM

Posted on: Jul 23, 2019 at 6:45 PM

Happy birthday and blessings to you and your family!

Jun 16, 2019 at 3:45 PM

Happy birthday and blessings!

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Apr 28, 2019 at 11:42 AM

Posted on: Apr 26, 2019 at 12:40 PM

News from West Orange!

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Feb 26, 2019 at 5:53 PM

Posted on: Feb 25, 2019 at 11:57 AM

Happy birthday Rich!

Feb 12, 2019 at 4:37 PM

Have a great birthday Steve! May your year be filled with good health and good times!

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Dec 07, 2018 at 9:41 AM

Posted on: Oct 17, 2018 at 8:46 PM

Thank you for all the wonderful thoughts and sentiments. I am so grateful for the super people I met in high school. You are all great friends and very supportive. I feel that I am blessed!

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Oct 17, 2018 at 5:48 PM

Posted on: Oct 16, 2018 at 1:11 PM

Jeannette and I moved to a 55+ golf community in Waretown, NJ. in February. Hoping to have another reunion soon.

Sep 11, 2018 at 4:09 PM

Happy birthday Phil.....enjoy your special day. Hope to see you soon

Jun 10, 2018 at 1:16 PM

Happy birthday and hope you have a wonderful day

Jun 10, 2018 at 7:14 AM

Happy birthday. I hope you had a great time!

May 28, 2018 at 9:42 PM

Happy birthday to my nearest neighbor on Marmon Terrace!

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May 12, 2018 at 6:20 PM

Posted on: May 11, 2018 at 2:38 PM

Have a wonderful birthday!

Apr 19, 2018 at 1:43 PM

Happy birthday, hope we get together soon!

Apr 04, 2018 at 12:37 PM

Have a wonderful birthday!

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Mar 12, 2018 at 12:10 PM

Posted on: Mar 11, 2018 at 7:16 PM

Happy birthday! Enjoy your special day!

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