Reunions for Sept. 27, 2012
September 26, 2012 11:50AM
Updated: October 28, 2012 6:13AM
Here is a look at reunions in the Southland.
Lincoln-Way Central High School
The Lincoln-Way Central High School Class of 1962 will host its 50-year high school reunion this weekend. The event will start with the school’s homecoming football game at 7 p.m. Friday at Lincoln-Way Central High School, followed by a casual get-together at Gatto’s Restaurant, 1938 E. Lincoln Highway, New Lenox. The event will continue with a tour of the school at 10 a.m. and a party at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Little Joe’s Restaurant, 1300 N. Cedar Road, New Lenox. Information: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Lincoln-Way Central High School Class of 1972 will host its 40th Reunion beginning at 6 p.m. Friday with a tour of the school; followed by the Homecoming game at 7 p.m. The event will continue at 6 p.m. Saturday at Jenny’s Steak House, 10160 W. 191st St., Mokena. The cost is $20 per person. Reservations: Charlene Stewart, 601 Schoolgate Court, New Lenox, IL 60451. Make checks payable to “Charlene Stewart” and include an email address.
Bloom Township High School
The Bloom Township High School Class of 1962 will host its 50th class reunion on Saturday at Idlewild Country Club. Classmates can visit www.bloom62.info for an alumni list, pictures and music. Information: Joan Antonucci Bernhardt, email@example.com.
Bremen High School
The Bremen High School Class of 1962 will host its 50-Year Class Reunion from Friday to Sunday in Midlothian. More than 140 classmates, teachers and coaches already have responded. Information: www.bhsclass62.com.
Parker High School
Parker High School will host a luncheon for graduates of the school at noon Sunday at the Lexington House in Hickory Hills. Information: Ed O’Farrell, (773) 779-3198 or Betty Collins, (708) 424-4009.
Visitation Grammar School
The Visitation Grammar School Class of 1962 is planning its 50th reunion. Graduates interested in attending can contact Patricia Murphy Blevins at firstname.lastname@example.org or Eileen Daley Badon at email@example.com.
Queen of Martyrs Elementary School
The Queen of Martyrs Elementary School Class of 1957 will host its 55-year reunion in October and is looking for graduates. Information: Carol Marshall, firstname.lastname@example.org; Bob Funk, email@example.com; Mary Mueller Donovan, firstname.lastname@example.org; Annette LeBel, (708) 478-0054; or Carol Marshall, (708) 478-5295.
Eisenhower High School
The Eisenhower High School Class of 1972 will host its 40-year reunion in October. The cost is $40 per person, payable in advance. The committee is looking for 1972 classmates, who should send their contact information (name/maiden name, phone number and mailing and e-mail address) to email@example.com.
Kelly High School
The Kelly High School class of January 1964 is planning a 50-year reunion and is looking for classmates. Information:
William Malesky, firstname.lastname@example.org or (630) 220-1770; Laura Bohanek, email@example.com or (815) 462-9334; or Gerald LaBarge, firstname.lastname@example.org or (630) 852-9371.
Thornton Township High School
The Thornton Township High School Class of 2002 is planning a reunion and is looking for alums. Former classmates should send their contact information (name, phone number and mailing and email addresses) to email@example.com.
Jones Commercial High School
Jones Commercial High School, 606 S. State St., Chicago, is looking for classmates of 1969. Information: (312) 914-9890.
Lindblom High School
The Lindblom High School Class of 1962 is planning its 50th reunion on Oct. 19, with a tour of the high school and a dinner afterward, and is looking for alums. Former classmates should send their contact information (name, phone number and mailing and email addresses) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oak Forest High School
The Oak Forest High School Class of 1982 will host its reunion at 7 p.m. Oct. 6 at Water’s Edge Golf Club in Worth. Alums also are invited to the Homecoming game on Oct. 5. Information: www.weplanreunions.com/www/reunion_info/reunions_ofi82.html.
St. Clare of Montefalco
The St. Clare of Montefalco, Class of 1962 will host its 50th Class Reunion from 7 to 11 p.m. Oct. 6 at the VFW Hall of Oak Lawn, 9514 S. 52nd Ave. The cost is $40 per person and includes dinner and bar. Information: Alice Wolf Sekal, (708) 246-7515.
Marian Catholic High School
The Marian Catholic High School classes of 1967, 1972, 1977, 1982, 1987, 1992 and 2002 will host reunion events at 7 p.m. Oct. 6 in the Leadership Center at the school, 700 S. Ashland Ave., Chicago Heights. Information: www.marianchs.com or Carol Burke Swanson, (708) 756-9775 or email@example.com.
Mary McDowell Settlement
The Mary McDowell Settlement Alumni Association will hold a reunion and dinner dance on Oct. 20 at the Mayfield Banquet Hall, 6037 S. Archer Ave., Chicago. The event will feature DJ music, an open bar and more. Tickets are $40 per person and must be bought by Oct. 12. Information: Joe, (708) 687-1873 or Florence, (708) 798-4228.
Blue Island Community High School
The Blue Island Community High School (now Eisenhower High School) Class of 1962 will host its 50th Class Reunion from Oct. 19 to 21. The reunion will feature a tour of the campus, a pizza party, the Reunion Banquet and a farewell breakfast/brunch. Reservations are required by Aug. 1. Information: Judy Green, at (708) 772-3664 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thornton Township High School
The Thornton Township High School Class of 1962 will hold its 50th reunion dinner on Oct. 19 at Balagio’s Restaurant in Homewood, followed by an informal buffet at Glenwood Oaks Restaurant in Glenwood and a tour of the school and a football game at the school on Oct. 20. Information: (708) 799-3949, email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Academy of Our Lady
The Academy of Our Lady Alumnae Association will host an all-school from 5 to10 p.m. Oct. 20 at the Hilton Oak Lawn, 94th Street and Cicero Avenue. Those who graduated in a year ending in 2 to 7 will receive a special salute. Tickets are $50 before Oct. 15 and $55 afterward. Information: (773) 445-2300 or www.academyofourladyalumnae.org.
St. Christina Parish
St. Christina Parish will host “A Celebration of the Past and Present” on Oct. 21. The event will begin with Mass at 11:30 a.m. and tours of the school, followed by a party from 1 to 6 p.m. at 115 Bourbon Street. The party will feature live entertainment, a buffet dinner, beer, wine, pop, raffle baskets, a silent auction and more. Tickets are $30 in advance and $35 at the door. Information: Maureen Chausse, email@example.com.
Bloom High School
The Bloom High School Class of 1982 will host its 30-year reunion on Oct. 27 at Balagio’s Ristorante in Homewood. Information: www.bloom82.homestead.com.