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Monday July 17, 2023

Updated: Jul 18, 2023

BIG THANKS to Frank D'Acquisto & Dick Graceffa for sponsoring lunch today. Because DeMark's Bar was closed the guys opt for Lee's Deli Sandwiches & Italian Cookies - Worked out just fine - Gobbler & Godfather Sandwiches on French Bread with all the fix'ens and Chips.

John Ketarkus brought homemade Cream Cheese Muffin Tops.

Dr Ron Kraus brought O&H Seven Sisters for Desert.

Charley Presta brought O&H Kringles.

Tom Goebel brought Real Coke for his lunch.



Joining Us: Frank D'Acquisto, Dick Graceffa, Rick Bonanno, Charley Presta, Rick Jones, Jack Kelley, Dan Bentz, Joe Woitach, Dick Heidenreich, Terry Kovara, Dan Kovara,

Jerry Jardina, John Miller, Kenny Kusters, George Gordon, George Oteman,

Dan DeMatthew, Kory Borek, Dave O'Brien, John Ketarkus, Cathy Poulsen,

Marie Welsh, Joe Ingrasci, Stan Postorino, Gary Albright, Dr Steve Albright, Roger DeMark,

Don Klemt, Bob Broihier, Dr Ron Kraus, Larry Benjamin, Dave Benjamin, Gary Schonert,

Jim Dresen, Dolores (Graceffa) Sommer, Ryan Andersen, Alia Onaczynski, Chris Sosnay,

Walter Collins, Tom Goebel, Mike McGuire, Bill Dombrowski, Cinti Sanchez, Terry Toll,

Marizio Azzarello


* A Beautiful Tribute to a Great Guy, Great Teacher, Great Coach...........


* Great Opportunity for you, family member or neighbor....................

St. Catherine's is in need of the following coaches for this fall.

If interested please contact Tyson Tlachac at ttlachac@saintats.org

  1. Head Varsity Boys Volleyball Coach- Season begins on August 14th with regionals beginning on October 20th

  2. Head Girls Golf Coach- Season begins August 7th with regionals beginning on September 27th

  3. Assistant Girls Volleyball Coaches- Season begins on August 14th with reginals beginning on October 19th

Tyson Tlachac Activities and Athletic Director, M. Ed., CAA 262-632-2785 ext. 408 ttlachac@saintcats.org 1200 Park Avenue; Racine, WI 53403 www.saintcats.org

• Special Guests:


Stan Postorino '71 in from the Carolina's, Mike McGuire '76 in from California


Brothers: Gary Albright '72 back home from CA, Dr Steve Albright '70 visiting from Seattle


Brothers Dave Benjamin '61, Larry Benjamin '61 visiting from Scottsdale area.


Charley Presta '73 recovering from his 50th Class Reunion last weekend


Kenny Kusters '54 with his Uber Driver John Miller '54


* Cribbage - Table 1:

Rick Bonanno/ Charley Presta destroyed Frank D'Acquisto/ Dan DeMatthew 3-0.

Their win include a "SKUNK". Frank left the building.

Rick/ Charley then took on Stan Postorino/ Dan DeMatthew - Stan/ Dan turned the tables and defeated Rick/Charley 3-0. They "SKUNKED" Rick/Charley


* Table 2:

Dick Heidenreich/ Dave Benjamin defeated Mike McGuire/Terry Toll & George Gordon/Joe Macareno 2-0. Mike McGuire said he hadn't played in over 3 years - "IT SHOWED" !!!

TerryJoe departed and CWood partnered with Mike McGuire, after losing two games Mike went to see his Mom at Str Monica's and CW turned to cleaning up the Alumni House. Dan DeMatthew then joined George Gordon and split with Benjamin/ Heidenreich.



• Angels Connecting..................


* Class of '60 - Reunion at Infusino’s Banquet Hall on Friday, July 28, 2023, 4-8 SCHS Class of 1960 our 63rd Year. The menu will include pizza, bread, salad, other snacks and beverages with a cash bar. Cost $25 each.


* Class of "65......

The Class of '65 will be golfing............

STILL CRAZY - Greensboro Sunday, Sept. 17th -- Thursday, Sept. 21st, 2023

* Class of '78........



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Congratulations to Angels Joe O'Brien '06..........


An Awesome Extreme Talent - William "Bill" Suys '73



• Prayers for the families of departed Angels and Friends......



Harvey Knuckles '77 - older Brother


• Prayers for Alumni & Friends dealing with Health issues:

  • Tom Clazmer's received Pacemaker early this coming week, also dealing with other heath issues.

  • Great to have Ken Kusters join the gang today.

  • Barb (Bohn) Jarapko '60 dealing with health issues.

  • Cintia Sanchez Bilingual Admissions Coordinator i8s back to work parttime.

  • Joe Ingrasci dealing with a new heart issue. - scheduled for MRI mid July.

  • Former SCHS Golf Coach Dave Arkenburg - led them to 2nd place at State Golf in 2018. Dave is dealing with serious health issue. Sarah Busey '18 led the Angels and won Individual State honors.

  • Jim Poulsen doing better and has been moved to Ascension Living- Lakeshore at Siena, when able will move back to St Monica's - you are encouraged to visit.

  • Don Hansen dealing with COPD

  • Rob Gordon using braces on his legs

  • Victor Moreno difficulty walking - leg issues

  • Jeff DeMatthew had his 3rd Heart Abrasion

  • Doug Andrewski is in need of a Kidney Transplant

  • Fr Ron Crewe still in the hospital

  • Rick Cramer is up and out and about


• Special Prayers needed for:

Chris & Sue Gorman's grandson Eli, Don Heck, Tom Konieczko, Rick Cramer, Tom Pulda, Dave O'Brien, George Gordon, Bob Letsch, Jack Kelley, Bob Garrity, Gary Schonert, Kathy (Hackl) Wirtz, Jim Poulsen, Mickey Postorino, Helen (Willme s) Miller, Mike O'Brien, Dick Albregts' wife, Rudy Weibel's wife, Tom Krug’s wife, Del Alton's wife, Bill Halberstadt's wife, Dan Peterson's wife, Pat (Peters) Obernberger


Important Dates:


Schonert's Annual Picnic - Monday August 14th - Alumni House Closed

4516 Harvest Ln. - North of 5 Mile - South of 6 Mile off HWY 31 or HWY 32


• Labor Day - Monday Sept 4th - Alumni House Closed


* Preservation Racine Tour of Alumni House - Sunday Sept 24th noon - 5:30pm


* McGuire/Letsch Scramble - Ives Grove - Friday Sept 29th



Angel Athletics - Off for the Summer


Be Safe - Be Healthy - Be Positive



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