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Reunions for Oct. 4, 2012

Updated: November 5, 2012 6:11AM



Here is a look at reunions in the Southland.

Oak Forest High School

The Oak Forest High School Class of 1982 will host its reunion at 7 p.m. Saturday at Water’s Edge Golf Club in Worth. Alums also are invited to the Homecoming game on Friday. 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. Saturday 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. Saturday 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 cswanson@marianchs.com.

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 poohray@sbcglobal.net or Eileen Daley Badon at dabadon@aol.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, carolsamoraj@gmail.com; Bob Funk, rfunkjr@ymail.com; Mary Mueller Donovan, mdonovan5024@yahoo.com; 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 baueron24@aol.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, bmalesky@comcast.net or (630) 220-1770; Laura Bohanek, ron.laura@comcast.net or (815) 462-9334; or Gerald LaBarge, jnlabarge@comcast.net 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 tthsclassof2002@yahoo.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 lindblomclassreunion@gmail.com.

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 judysparkles@comcast.net.

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, gailsilzer@hotmail.com or mandernack@usa.net.

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.

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, mchausse1@gmail.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.



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