Monday Nov 14, 2022

Updated: Nov 15

BIG THANKS to the Class of '60 for sponsoring lunch today at the Alumni House,

they provided Grilled Chicken and Pasta from Infusino's on Rapids. Class of '60 sponsors included Renee (Ricchio) Benjamin, Katie (Johnson) DeMeulenaere, Doris (Fiori) Johnson, Ann (Weibel) Thellefson, Kathy (Hackel) Wirtz, Lloyd Tremmel, Bill Halberstadt. Doris also brought a Danish Apple Strudel for dessert from O&H.


On Hand: Alia Onaczynski, Chelsea Ostrov, Gary Schonert, Fr. Ron Crewe, Terry Toll, George Oteman, George Gordon, Dick Peterson, Dave O'Brien, Dan Bentz, Joe Woitach, Cinti Sanchez, Jeff Tarkowski, Ryan Andersen, Kory Borek, Cathy Poulsen, Don Klemt,

Bob Letsch, Tim Letsch, Bobby Letsch, Marie Welsh, Rick Ropiak, Dave Benjamin,

Ed DeMeulenaere, Rudy Weibel, Joe Macareno, Jeff Pulda, Renee Benjamin, Kathy Wirtz,

Katie DeMeulenaere, Doris Fiori, Loyd Tremmel, Bill Halberstadt, Warren Nitz,

Dan DeMatthew, Cathy Poulsen.


The '60 Gang

Standing: Bill Halberstadt, Renee Benjamin, Ann Weibel, Loyd Tremmel

Seated: Katie DeMeulenaere, Kathy Wirtz, Doris Fiori, Warren Nitz

Having them holding a beer was just for a laugh.

You should have seen these guys drink back in the day -- KIDDING!

Between them, I don't think they had two beers - Good Kids !!!


Special Request:

Katie DeMeulenaere has asked if anyone would take her hubby Ed for a day.

Ed fell two weeks ago, nothing broken - but does use a walker and is staying home a lot !!!

Katie needs some alone time..............HELP !!! Just Kidding ???


• Packer Pool winner this week was Bob Letsch. His 3rd win this season.


• Cribbage: Bobby Letsch teamed with his younger brother Tim Letsch for his 1st win in November. Tim said his back was hurting, still carrying his big brother.

The victory celebration was short-lived.

The 2nd game went to Rick Ropiak and Bob Letsch almost in a "Skunk"..........

Rubber match not reported.

Table #2: Don "Donnie Dozens" Klemt and his partner Joe Macareno split with Dan DeMatthew & George Gordon ------- Rubber match winner not reported.



Angels Making the News.............


Get to know Miss Latina Racine 2023, and why she cares so ...


Tyrese Hunter

Sophomore Undeclared Racine, Wisc. St. Catherine's HS - read full Bio

Full Bio


Racine's Eickhorst relocates to England for education, football


• Racine News............


Racine County district attorney says RUSD needs metal ...


• Your laugh for the day !!!

I stopped at McDonald’s on Saturday to pick up a Diet Coke and a Diet Dr Pepper.

Both drive-up lanes were very busy with a number of cars in each lane.

I waited for my turn, then pulled up to the speaker and waited to hear from the attendant.

I waited and waited; meanwhile cars in the other lane are no doubt being waited on.

After the 2nd car in the other lane was waited on, I called out, “Can I get Some Help?”

Still “NO ANSWER” and cars in the adjoining lane are being waited on.

My patience was running thin, but before I asked a 2nd time for help —


I REALIZED MY WINDOW WAS UP —— DUH !!!


To add insult to injury, as I drove off I realized my back window was open.


Deer Hunters:

Earl Wirtz was absent today, he's up North hunting for Bambi.

Dave Benjamin will miss next Monday, as he too will be up North hunting for Bambi.


• Reminder: if you plan to attend SCHS Winter Sporting event................

Digital Ticketing St. Catherine's has moved to digital ticketing for all volleyball (JV2, JV and varsity), varsity football, basketball (JV2, JV and varsity) and any WIAA tournament games. No cash will be accepted at the gate. See flyer below for more details. Please note that on days of varsity football games and boys basketball (JV2, JV and varsity) ticket sales will end at 2:00pm the day of the event. Anyone without a ticket will not be allowed entrance into the game.




Prayers for the families of departed Angels......


James Weill '56


Susan Helfrich '74



Prayers for Alumni & Friends dealing with Health issues:

  • Gary Schonert '59 H continues with pain in his knee.

  • Kathy (Hackl) Wirtz & Jim Poulsen dealing with Parkinson.

  • Don Klemt's daughter health issues have been resolved.

  • Rick Jones '73 H had shoulder surgery - now in rehab therapy.

  • Ron Bentz '56 dealing with serious health issues.

  • Joe Macareno '76 rehabbing from recent emergency Gall Bladder surgery.

  • Jack Kelley '58 H completed Chemo treatments on his throat.

  • Mark Mano dealing with strained shoulder - hopefully not a torn rotator.

  • Ryan Andersen dealing with Rheumatoid Arthritis in his hands.

  • Joe Ingrasci '64 dealing with health issues - results of Vietnam War

  • Dave Bulik '71 dealing A-Fib condition.

  • Mark Pawzun '75 dealing with teeth alignment problems - fitted for braces.

  • Tom Goebel '61 dealing with Shingles.

  • Roger DeMark dealing with Vertigo, it has limited his travel.

  • Joe Ingrasci '64 fell Thursday and has a fractured hip/ surgery was Saturday. He had 3 screws put in his hip. Sunday, he is up and using a walker - PT is scheduled.

  • Janet Grant '60 is dealing with Chemo for her Blood Cancer.

  • Ed DeMeulenaere still using walker - rehabbing knee injury from a fall.

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


Others Needing Prayers: Dick Peterson, Mickey Postorino, Dave O"Brien, Helen Miller,

Tom Konieczko, Mike O'Brien, Dick Albregts' wife, Rudy Weibel's wife, Tom Krug’s wife,

Dick Heidenreich's wife, Bill Halberstadt's wife, Pat (Peters) Obernberger


Important Dates:


Thanksgiving - Thursday Nov 24th

Christmas - Sunday Dec 25th


Week In Angel Athletics

Nov 6th - Nov 12th - NO GAMES....................

Girls Basketball started Monday Nov 7th & Boys Basketball - Wrestling - Cheer/Pom starts today Monday Nov 14th


Girls Basketball plays Messmer at SCHS Thursday Nov 17th at 7pm.


Be Safe - Be Healthy - Be Positive



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