Gatherings and Reunions

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 information.

RB’48 men now gather for lunch at St. Bernard LaRosa’s on the first Tuesday of the month at noon. Call Joe O’Donnell for information at 513.351.7653.

The class of RB ’49 continues to meet every 3rd Thursday of the month at Bob Evans (on North Bend Road across from St. Ignatius Church) at 9:30 a.m. for breakfast.

The ladies of OLA ’51 met for their yearly luncheon in the RB cafeteria, followed by a tour of campus on September 21st. 

RB ’52 classmates now gather at Foley’s Irish Pub on Benson Street in Reading at 1:00 pm on the first Tuesday of each month. Call George McMahon for information at 513.521.2812 or gmckm@yahoo.com.

The men of RB ’53 celebrated their 65th reunion with a stag luncheon in the RB Fine Arts Center on Saturday, September 8th. At the end of the afternoon classmate Fr. John Bok, OFM (’53) celebrated Mass for the attendees. Thanks to the great organizational efforts of Jim Sicking bringing his classmates back to campus for their special celebration.

OLA ’54 – Please call Pat Collins Hegner at 513.992.5138 or Mary Rieckhoff Bolte Friel at 513.321.1037 if you would like to help plan a class gathering or reunion.

Thanks to the leadership and organizational skills of Jack Luhrman for keeping his classmates of RB ’55 together at quarterly luncheons every year at Montgomery Inn. On September 6th the “Stag” was held at the new Wiedemann’s Brewery and Taproom in St. Bernard to celebrate their 92nd meeting since graduation.

The men of ’57 gather four times per year on the first Monday of April, August and December. In July, they gathered at the Back Porch Saloon for lunch.

Jim Murphy organizes class gatherings for RB ’58 on designated Thursdays several times a year at Pompillio’s in Newport, Kentucky. This year classmate Joe Frey organized a 60th reunion on October 6th at Clovernook Country Club for his classmates. For information on future gatherings please contact Jim at 513.237.0173.

Tom Kreienbaum organizes a quarterly luncheon for his classmates of RB ’60 at LaRosa’s (on Boudinot Avenue). They continue to meet on the second Wednesday of January, April, July and October at 12:30 pm. Call Tom at 513.451.1963 for more information.

The men of RB ’61 now meet for lunch at the Back Porch Saloon (north of Tri-County) at 11:30 a.m. on the 4th Friday of each month. Contact Tom Whisner at twhisner2@zoomtown.com for information. In October, about 14 RB ’61 classmates enjoyed lunch in the RB cafeteria and a tour led by Principal Steve Schad.

RB ’62 meets 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 nernst0619@gmail.com for information.

Thanks to the organizational efforts of Jim Hinnenkamp, RB ’63 had a good time together at their 60th class reunion at Clovernook Country Club on Friday, July 13th.

The RB ’66 class meets monthly for lunch on the 3rd week of the month, alternating days and locations each month. They will meet on January 21, 2019, at the Back Porch Saloon (third Monday of the month) and then on February 15 at the St. Bernard Pub (third Friday of the month). If this is confusing please call Jim Uhrig for information at 513.284.2754.

The men of RB ’67 continue 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 information.

The ladies of OLA ’68 enjoyed their 50th Reunion Celebration at Pebble Creek Golf Club on Saturday, October 20, 2018. Thanks to the great leadership and organization of Bonnie Burke Henschen and Sandy Goldschmidt Marschner for bringing their classmates together for this wonderful event.

The men of RB ’68 enjoyed a very well-attended 50th Reunion in the RB Fine Arts Center for dinner and music on Saturday, August 11. Several members of the Sound Body Jazz Orchestra performed for the alums and spouses. The 50th Reunion Weekend began on Friday with golf at Clovernook Country Club. Thanks to Rick Sollmann for organizing a great, memorable weekend.

About twenty RB ’68 men had a great 50th reunion celebration in August but decided to return to the RB campus again in November for lunch in the cafeteria!

The ladies of OLA ’69 and the men of RB ’69 will celebrate a 50th reunion together at Roger Bacon High School on Sunday, June 9, 2019, in the Fine Arts Center. Contact Steve Zinser at szinser@cinci.rr.com for more information or JoAnn Norton Ballinger at lmbjab@fuse.net.

The ladies of OLA ’71 have decided to meet every other month at the Back Porch Saloon. Contact Pam Bollmer Feichtner at pfeichtner53@comcast.net for up to date information.

The RB ’72 men invited the OLA ’72 women to join them for a combined reunion at The Wiedemann Brewery in St. Bernard on Sunday, September 16th. Prior to celebrating together several classmates took a tour of the RB campus. Coach Cross Country/Track Coach and teacher Mike Boylan arrived from Michigan to join the guys for this special reunion.

OLA ’83 women celebrated their 35th reunion in the Carol Dauwe Fine Arts Center at RB on September 15th for dinner and drinks. Thanks to Barb Yoder for bringing her classmates to the Roger Bacon campus!

Mike and Missy Blaut organized a wonderful reunion weekend celebration for their classmates of RB ’88 with a gathering at the pre/post Homecoming celebration in the rear lot on the Bacon campus followed by a special Saturday night at The Century Inn in Glendale. 

The Roger Bacon Class of 1993 gathered at the Moerlein House for their 25th reunion. Thanks to Melissa Doddy Curran for organizing a great night for her classmates!

The RB Class of 2008 met at Madtree Brewery in Oakey for their 10th reunion. Thanks to Megan Trimbach for organizing this gathering with the help of classmates De'Anna Tinsley, Marquisse Betts Watson, Kirby Grein, Sean Brady, Nathan Hutchinson, Stacey Schmidt Listermann and Gabby O'Campo.

In town for a visit or curious about the changes and improvements on the Roger Bacon campus? Call Sue Huerkamp at 641-1313 or shuerkamp@rogerbacon.org to schedule a tour.