Reunion Recap for 2013 and 2014

January 15, 2016

2014 REUNION RECAP

MANY THANKS TO THE CLASSES OF 1951, 1984, 1989 and 1994 FOR THE GENEROUS DONATIONS.

1951 - The Class of '51 celebrated its 63rd Anniversary with a luncheon on Friday, September 12 at Pleasant Home (Mills House) in Oak Park. The afternoon included a look at the life of an iconic American writer from Oak Park, Ernest Hemingway and tours of the Hemingway Birth Home and Museum.   The committee included John Cartland and Lorel Abarbanell.  Please send an e-mail to Lorel at labarbanell@gmail.com for information or call the Alumni Office.

1954 - The Class of '54 celebrated its 60 year reunion the weekend of October 10 - 11, 2014; Friday night  at Molly Malone's in Forest Park  and on Saturday night at the Oak Park Country Club.  Their website has more information: www.classreport.org/usa/il/oak_park/oprfhs/1954/

1959 - Celebrated the weekend of September 26 - 27 at Molly Malone's in Forest Park on Friday night, Sept. 26 and on Saturday, Sept, 27, with a dinner and cash bar at the Carleton Hotel in Oak Park.  The committee included Dolores Caputo Pusateri, Donna Jones Stephens, Marcia Daehn Palazzolo and Joyce Keas Nosal. Send an e-mail to Donna at steph167@aol.com or call the Alumni Office.

1964 - A 50 year reunion included dinner on Saturday, September 27 at the Oak Park Country Club and a tour of the high school in the morning.  Follow this LINK to the class WEBSITE.  Betty Anderson Hostetler is the committee contact, you can reach her by e-mail to Betty68@aol.com .

1974 - The 40-year reunion was Saturday, October 11 with a tour of the high school in the morning and a dinner at 5 PM at David Burkes GrillHouse.  A group attended the Football game Friday evening, October 10 in the OPRF Stadium and a post-game party at Skrine Chops in Forest Park.  Check the class facebook page HERE.  Contact the committee by e-mail to sshort@mc.net or caraleekelly@rocketmail.com or to Lowell Thorne-Wagner at lulubel56@comcast.net

1984 - The 30th year reunion over Homecoming weekend included cheering the Huskies at the Football Game on Friday night. Saturday evening, Sept. 27 the main event was at Skrine Chops in Forest Park. Contact Chris at cdumelle@yahoo.com or Karen Barg Baldwin at opbaldwins@comcast.net . Find more information on their facebook page HERE.

1989 - The 25th year reunion included festivities at Doc Ryan's on Saturday, September 27  with live music and a buffet supper with cash bar. Visit the class WEBSITE  or connect via their facebook page:   https://www.facebook.com/groups/134799923302/

1994 - The 20th year reunion was held over Homecoming weekend including a party at Fitzgerald's in Berwyn on Saturday, September 27.  Contact  by e-mail:  info@oprfhs94.com  

2004 - The TEN year reunion was September 27 at Bar Louie River North, 335 N. Dearborn, Chicago. Get in touch by email: oprfhs2004@gmail.com or visit the facebook page: www.facebook.com/oprfhs2004.

2013 REUNION RECAP

1953 - held a 60th anniversary reunion the weekend of October 4 - 6 at the Oak Park Club.  Jane Lofgren Pearsall and Lois Popken Sanders headed the planning committee  Contact them by e-mail to lois.sanders@att.net or call Alumni Office if you need additional contact information.

1958 - A reunion to celebrate the 55th was held October 4 - 6 at Oak Park Country Club.  Contact Jordan Beller and other committee members by e-mail to oprfhs58@hotmail.com

1961 - a special Milestone 70th Birthday Celebration was held in May.  Details are available on the class website at http://www.classcreator.com/Oak-Park-IL-Oak-Park-River-Forest-1961/  

1963 - A 50th anniversary reunion the weekend of September 27 - 28 at the 19th Century Club and Oak Park Country Club.  Visit their website at www.oprfclassof1963.com/ or e-mail oprfclassof1963@yahoo.com

1973 - A 40 year reunion, over Homecoming weekend included a dinner at Sorrento Village in Melrose Park on Saturday October 5.  For more information, contact Paul Curtis by e-mail to paulygcurtis@gmail.com.  

1978 - The 35th year reunion was Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 19th Century Club in Oak Park. For details and more information, go to the class website, www.oprf78.com or send an e-mail to oprf78@hotmail.com

1983 - The 30 year reunion was Homecoming weekend and included the Friday night football game and a Saturday night party.  See the Class website oprf83.org/  visit the class facebook page facebook.com/groups/224446957618349/  for more information. 

1988A 25th year reunion over Homecoming weekend included a party on Saturday evening, October 5 at the 19th Century Club in Oak Park.  Contact Karen Mullarkey Kerrins at karenmullarkeykerrins@yahoo.com

1993 - held their 20th year reunion Saturday night, October 5 at Healy's Westside in Forest Park.  There's  a fb page facebook.com/groups/93Huskies or get in touch by e-mail to 93huskiesreunion20@gmail.com

2003 - The 10th year reunion was held Saturday, October 5 at Hubbard Inn in Chicago.  Connect with your classmates at  facebook.com/events/394633497232836/  Please help spread the word.