Gatherings and Reunions

The men of RB ’43 continue to 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.

RB ’48 men will continue to meet monthly at LaRosa’s in St. Bernard on the first Tuesday of each month at noon. Call Joe O’Donnell for more information at 513.352.7653.

RB ’49 meets every 3rd Thursday of the month at Bob Evans Restaurant on North Bend Road (across from St. Ignatius Church) at 9:30 am for breakfast.

The ladies of OLA ’51 are planning to meet for lunch on the Roger Bacon campus on Friday, September 21st. Questions can be directed to Shirley Kraft Schottelkotte at 513.574.1126.

The men of RB ’52 are now meeting at Foley’s Irish Pub in Reading at 12:45 pm on the first Tuesday of each month. Call George McMahon for more information at 513.521.2812 or

A 65th RB Reunion for RB ’53 is planned for Saturday, September 8th on the Roger Bacon campus in the Carol Dauwe Fine Arts Center from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm. A tour of campus will be given starting at 11 am; lunch will be served at noon. Contact Jim Sicking for more information at

OLA ’54 – Please call Pat Collins Hegner at 513.922.5138 or Mary Rieckhoff Bolte Friel at 513.321.1037 if you’d like to help plan a class gathering or reunion.

The ladies of OLA ’55 meet once a year at Clovernook Country Club to celebrate their graduation and long-lasting friendships. This year’s gathering will take place on Sunday, October 7, 2018, at Clovernook. Please call Joanne Zimmer Bonno with questions at 513.451.4147.

RB ’55 meets quarterly on the first Thursday in March, June, September and December at the Montgomery Inn (in Montgomery) at 1:00 pm. Contact Jack Luhrman for information at 513.353.0315.

The class of RB ’56 will celebrate their annual “Celebration of Your Graduation from Roger Bacon” party at the Back Porch Saloon on June 8th at noon. Please contact Bill Johns at if you’d like to attend.

RB ’57 men will continue to meet on the first Monday of each month in April, August and December at a location yet to be determined. Contact Rich Harmeyer at 513.385.1727 for more information.

The men of RB ’58 will meet at Pompilio’s Restaurant in Newport, KY, for lunch on Wednesday, September 5th. They will also celebrate their 60th reunion on Saturday, October 6th at Clovernook Country Club. Contact Jim Murphy for further information at 513.237.0173.

The men of RB ’60 gathers quarterly at LaRosa’s on Boudinot Avenue on the second Wednesday of January, April, July and October at 12:30 pm. Call Tom Kreienbaum at 513.451.1963 for information.

The class of RB ’61 now meets at The Back Porch Saloon on the fourth Friday of each month at 11:30 a.m. Contact Tom Whisner at for more information.

RB ’62 men are now meeting for lunch on the first Wednesday of each month at Crossroads Sports Bar in White Oak. Attendance is typically about 20 guys, including a few from the Roger Bacon classes of ’61 and ’63 who also enjoy the camaraderie of fellow Spartans. Contact Don Ernst at 513.922.8775 or or Joe Karaus at 513.741.0750 or PICTURE – RB ‘62

RB ’63 will celebrate a 55th reunion at Clovernook Country Club on July 13th at 6 p.m. Contact Jim Hinnenkamp at 859.817.9763 or for more information.

The men of RB ’66 meet each month for lunch on the 3rd week of 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 (previously Meiner’s Cafe) at 1:00 pm. Contact Jim Uhrig for more information at 513.284.2754 or

The class of OLA ’68 will celebrate their 50th Reunion on Saturday, October 20, 2018, at Pebble Creek Golf Club. Contact Sandy Goldschmidt Marschner at or Bonnie Burke Henschen at for more information.

The RB ’68 men will celebrate their 50th Reunion with a stag golf outing at Aston Oaks Golf Course on Friday, August 10 and a dinner and social at Roger Bacon High School in the Carol Dauwe Fine Arts Center on August 11. They will continue to meet quarterly at the Back Porch Saloon in February, May, August and November on the 2nd Monday of those months at 6 pm. Call Rick Sollmann with questions at 513.641.1313.

RB ’69 men will meet again at the Back Porch Saloon on May 24. They are already planning a 50th reunion for next year and hope to combine and celebrate together with the ladies of OLA ’69………in 2019. Contact Steve Zinser with questions at

OLA ’69 ladies are meeting to discuss a 50th reunion, possibly with the guys of RB ’69. Contact JoAnn Norton Ballinger with questions at

The ladies of OLA ’71 will continue to meet every other month at the Back Porch Saloon. Contact Pam Bollmer at for more information.

The OLA Class of ’83 women will celebrate their 35th reunion in the Carol Dauwe Fine Arts Center at Roger Bacon HS on Saturday, September 15th from 6:30 – 10:30 pm. Contact Barb Yoder at or 231-1200, ext. 129.

Missy Pflanz Blaut and Mike Blaut are planning a fun-filled weekend on October 19-20 for the Class of '88’s 30th Reunion. SAVE THE DATE! Contact Missy at for more information.

Melissa Doddy Curran is hoping to organize a reunion gathering for the RB ’93 class. Questions can be directed to Melissa at

RB 98 - If you are interested in reconnecting with some old high school friends from the Class of ‘98 please join us on Friday, June 22, 2018, at Taft’s Brewpourium on Spring Grove Avenue in Spring Grove Village. No need to RSVP. All are welcome--former students, teachers and staff!

Megan Trimbach is organizing a gathering for the RB Class of 2008. Contact Megan at

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