Gatherings and Reunions

NOTE: As of 6-23-20 the information below is accurate, but due to COVID-19 restrictions, it could be changed. Please check with the contact person of your class or with the RB Alumni Office (513-641-1313) to verify.

The men of RB ’43 meet on the 3rd Wednesday of the month for lunch at Foley’s Irish Pub in Reading.Call Paul Blom at 513.761.3384 for more information.

The ladies of OLA ’51 continue to meet every year.Call Mary Fisher for information on future gatherings at 513.863.2194.

The men of RB ’52 meet at Foley’s Irish Pub in Reading at 12:30 pm on the first Tuesday of each month. Please call George McMahon for information at 513.521.2812 or gmckm@juno.com.

The men of RB ’55 are planning a 65th Reunion at Montgomery Inn.Please SAVE THE DATE OF SEPTEMBER 12, 2020, for this special gathering.Questions can be directed to Tony Novello at 513.860.5293. (There is a chance this event might be postponed due to the Corona Virus pandemic.) 

The annual Roger Bacon class of 1956 luncheon (“Celebration of our Graduation”) was postponed. Contact Bill Johns at william.johns@fuse.net or 513.825.2821 for information on the next gathering.

The Class of RB ’57 gathers three times a year on the first Monday of April, August and December.Contact Rich Harmeyer at 513.385.1727 for information on the next gathering.

The men of RB ’58 continue to meet at Pompillio’s Restaurant in Newport, Kentucky.Contact Jim Murphy for more information at 513.237.0173 on future gatherings.

A 60th Reunion is being planned by Donna Baumgartner for the OLA Class of 1960 on October 3, 2020, at Maketewah Country Club.Please contact Donna if you are interested in helping plan this fine event at 513.313.2821.

The 60th Reunion celebration for the RB Class of 1960 on May 30, 2020, at Pebble Creek Golf Clubwas cancelled. Questions can be directed to Seton Staley at fsstaleyjr@hotmail.com or Chuck Helmes at 513.939-0678 who hope to continue with reunion plans in 2021.

The men of RB ’61 meet on the 4th Friday of each month at 11:30 a.m. at the Back Porch Saloon.Contact Tom Whisner at tjwhisner2@gmail.com or 513.284-2754 for more information about these luncheons.Barry Strasser is taking the lead to plan a 60th reunion on the RB campus for September, 2021.More information will be forthcoming.

A group of men from the classes of RB ’61, ’62 and ’63 continue to meet monthly on the first Wednesday of each month at Crossroads Sports Bar (5790 Cheviot Road in White Oak) at noon.Contact Don Ernst at 513.922.8775 or Joe Karaus at 513.250.5552 or jkaraus@gmail.com for information.

The ladies of OLA ’65 meet on all sides of town for their gatherings.For information on the next gathering contact Susan Cochran Parker at 513.385.1680 or skparker610@gmail.com or Marilyn Riechman Schnorbus at 513.922.9518 or mschnorbus@yahoo.com.

The RB Class of ’65 men are planning a 55th reunion cookout on campus prior to the football game on Friday, September 18, 2020.Contact Skip Schoettmer for more information at skip.schoettmer@sbcinci.com or 513.780.0373.

The men of RB ’66 continue to meet monthly for lunch on the 3rd week of the month, alternating days and locations each month.On the 3rd Monday of every other month they meet at the Back Porch Saloon at 1:00 pm.On the 3rd Friday of every other month they meet at the St. Bernard Pub at 1:00 pm.Call Jim Uhrig to verify this information at 513.284.2754.

The RB Class of ’67 continues to meet on the first Monday evening of the month at 6:30 pm at Pebble Creek Golf Club.Contact Rich Craig at richardalancraig@yahoo.com for more information.

The Back Porch Saloon is the location for the RB Class of ’68 to meet for dinner on the 2nd Monday of February, May, August and November at 6:00 pm.Contact Rick Sollmann for more information at 513.641.1313.

The ladies of OLA ’69 plan on meeting every third Tuesday per quarter for lunch.An email will be sent to classmates to check the RB Alumni page, Facebook and Twitter for the location of each gathering.Questions can be directed to JoAnn Ballinger at lmbjab@fuse.net.

STAY TUNED FOR A 1970 REUNION IN 2021!The OLA 50th Reunion committee has been watching how Ohio is opening up and what the standards are for gatherings and have decided to postpone the Oct. 3 reunion to 2021. We are looking at new dates, perhaps in the spring 2021. It will be great to mark our milestone with a celebration and get together when we can have the kind of event that we really want to have. We’ll let you know as soon as a new date is decided for the OLA event. Look for more info on the OLA Facebook page, and a future mailing. We are continuing to update our list, if you have new contact information for anyone. You can contact Pat Gilkey Frey at pafrey2@gmail.com for more information. We look forward to getting together when it’s safe to hug and not wear masks.

The men and women of OLA/RB ’70 had planned a combined 50th reunion celebration on Saturday, September 19, 2020, in the Fine Arts Center at Roger Bacon.This event has been postponed until the fall of 2021. Questions can be directed to Ralph Henke at rhenke1@yahoo.com.

The OLA 50th Reunion committee (OLA ’70) has a new date -- May 22, 2021. We are hoping to mark our milestone with a celebration and get together when we can have the kind of event that we really want to have. So we’re setting our sites on Saturday, May 22, 6-9 pm, at the Pebble Creek Event Center in Colerain Township. Look for more info on the OLA Facebook page, and in a future mailing. We are continuing to update our list, so if you have new contact information for anyone you can contact Pat Gilkey Frey at pafrey2@gmail.com. We look forward to getting together when it’s safer!

The angels of OLA ’71 have decided to meet regularly.Please contact Pam Bollmer Feichtner at pfeichtner53@comcast.net for information on the next gathering.

The ladies of OLA ’75 are planning a special 45th Reunion at Pebble Creek Golf Course.SAVE THE DATE FOR OCTOBER 17, 2020,to celebrate!Questions can be directed to Peggy Teed Hermes at 513.258.1459 or Peggy_Hermes@yahoo.com.

The Class of OLA ’80 girls are planning a 40th reunion for September 12, 2020.For information contact Ruth Voss Ward at rward@starone.com 513-779-9500 or Mary Beth Mayborg Hausfeld mhausfeld@rogerbacon.org, or Terrie Heglin at theglin6d44@hotmail.com.

The “80’s Ladies” (group of OLA “80’s decade” women) meet quarterly.Please reach out to Teresa Heglin via Facebook Messenger to be added to the notification list for information about future gatherings.

In town for a visit or curious about the many changes and improvements on the Roger Bacon campus?Call Sue Huerkamp at 513.641.1313 or shuerkamp@rogerbacon.org to schedule a tour.