Reunions, updated Jan. 24, 2013
August 9, 2013 2:16PM
Updated: October 10, 2013 2:30AM
Andrean H.S. Class of 1963: 50th reunion, 6:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 16, pizza party with music of 50s and 60s in Andrean High School cafeteria, 5959 Broadway, in the cafeteria, for classes of 1963, 1964, 1965 and 1966; 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, Mass for class of 1963 at Andrean High School chapel; 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, dinner and dancing for class of 1963 at Innsbrook Country Club, 6701 Taft St., Merrillville. Email Helen Lauerman Thoesen at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Crown Point H.S. Class of 1988: 25th reunion, 6 p.m. to midnight, Saturday, August 17, at the Hall of Justice, 230 S. Main St. Crown Point. A gathering will take place at 8:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 16, at Buddy and Pals, 1206 E. Summit St., Crown Point. Contact Ami Schach Pysh at email@example.com.
Horace Mann Alumni (Gary, IN) Classes 1958-1968: Extravaganza reunion Friday, August 9, and Saturday, August 10, at St. Elijah Serbian-American Hall 8700 Taft St., Merrillville. For more information and registration forms, please call Jo Ann Orlich Lotz ‘68 at696.2538 or email firstname.lastname@example.org Registration deadline Tuesday, July 9. Prepay only.
Merrillville H.S. Class of 1983: 30th reunion, Saturday, Aug. 17, St. Elijah Hall, 8700 Taft St., Merrillville. An informal meet and greet is Friday, Aug. 16 at R-Place, 65 W. 68th Pl., Merrillville. Send contact information to the reunion committee at Merrillville83@yahoo.com or visit Facebook page, MHS Class of ’83 Reunion for more information.
Portage H.S. Class of 1971: 60th birthday bash, family picnic, 1 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday, August 3. For more information call Kai Nyby at 362-3343 or 617-4762, or email Ruth Aydelotte Parks at email@example.com or visit Facebook page Portage IN HS class of 1971.
Gary Roosevelt H.S. Class of 1972: Annual all white party, 7 p.m. Friday, August 2, Aquatorium (Miller Beach House), 6918 Oak Ave., Gary, $10 in advance and $15 at the door, cash bar and photographer.
Tolleston H.S. Class of 1958-1962: reunion Friday, Aug. 2 and Saturday, Aug. 3. For more information call Jack Serletic at 850-1103 or Church Coppess at 762-8714.
William A. Wirt H.S. Alumni Class of 83: 30th year reunion, six-day cruise, departure 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 4, return 8 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., on the Carnival Western Caribbean Freedom cruise ship, cost $629 per person, price based on double occupancy, $250 deposit, taxes $97.64 per person. Call (800) 438-6744, reference 24CCF7. Call Sylena Tensley (Virginia) to confirm booking reservations with the committee at (601) 955-904. Visit Wirt Facebook page at www.facebook.com/wirttroopersclassof 83.
East Chicago Roosevelt H.S., Class of 1963: 50th reunion Saturday, Sept. 7 at Teibel’s Restaurant, 1775 U.S. 41 Schererville; other classes are welcome to help celebrate; Jackie Bickell at (708) 747-4649 or Madeleine Phillips at 397-8154.
Gary Edison H.S. Classes of 1966 and 1967: Annual picnic, noon to 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, Lemon Lake - Shelter 4, located at 6322 W. 133rd Ave., Cedar Lake. Bring your own food and drinks. Plates, silverware, napkins and cups will be provided. Grills available. All alumni are welcome. For more information, call Adam or Donna (Acsbok) Villarruel at 988-5681, Lloyd Sherwood at 696-6554 or Lee Garza at 365-5897.
Gary Roosevelt H.S. Class of 2963: 50th reunion, four day weekend, Thursday, Sept. 12 through Sunday, Sept. 14. Registration is Thursday, Sept. 12, in the Majestic Hotel Marquette Room, One Buffington Harbor Drive, Gary. Socializing and catching up that night at Chops Lounge, 5th Avenue and Chase Street, Gary. The remainder of the reunion will take place at the Majestic Star Hotel. Friday, Sept. 13 registration continues in the Marquette Room. The Meet and Greet will take place that night also in the Marquette Room. Saturday, Sept. 14, the Red Carpet and Grand March will precede the dinner in the Majestic Star Hotel and Ballroom. Sunday, Sept. 14 there will be the brunch and program. Cost is $125 per person. For more information call Mary Elgin at 944-0854.
Gary Roosevelt H.S. Class of 1966: 65th birthday party, 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, Marquette Park Pavilion, 1 N, Grand Blvd., Gary, cost $60 single and $100 couple, attire, dressy. Cashier’s check or money order only, make payable to the Roosevelt Class of 1966. Mail to: Joyce A. Williams, 8450 Grant Circle Apartment C-419, Merrillville, IN 46410. Deadline for payment is Wednesday, Aug. 14. For more information, call Cynthia Bell-Robinson at 938-6626, Joyce A. Williams at 769-6300 work or 381-6618 cell. For a formal invitation, email Rena King-Oliver at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wallace H.S., Class of 1958: 55th reunion Friday, Sept. 27, and Saturday, Sept. 28; Friday evening pizza party (location to be determined); Saturday evening dinner, Innsbrook Country Club, Merrillville. Contact Jim Baker, 2517 Redstart Lane, Birmingham, Ala. 35226; call (205) 822-3447 with updates for address, home phone, cell phone or email.
Send information at least six months before the date to: Post-Tribune Class Reunions, Carol Chisholm, Chicago Sun-Times, 350 N. Orleans St. Chicago, IL 60654, fax the information to (312) 321-3084 or email email@example.com. No reunion information will be taken by phone.