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Alumni plan reunions in 2013
If you graduated in a year ending in a "3" or "8" your class may be having a reunion in 2013.
Also, some schools have all-class alumni dinners.
Check below to see if your class or a family member's class has plans for a reunion or at least persons to contact to keep informed.
For classes with no information, bookmark www.RomeSentinel.com and look later at the "Alumni Reunions" file at the botom of the "categories" list on the left.
If your class isn't listed, check with officers or committee members and have them send any information available -- even if it's only a couple contact names with phone numbers, mail and e-mail addresses. Send: name of school, class year, committee members' names, addresses, phone numbers, e-mail addresses, to living@RNY.com or mail to Living -- class reunions, Daily Sentinel, PO Box 471, Rome, NY 13442-0471.
Rome Free Academy alumni should also send their information to Jeanette Taverna Dominic, 4 Flower Court, Rome, NY 13440-4521. Phone 315-337-2480 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Below are details and contacts for RFA classes with reunions submitted to the Daily Sentinel or to Jeanette Taverna Dominic who helps coordinate RFA reunions.
1933 -- 80-year reunion. Sunday, May 19, 2013, at the Beeches, 7900 Turin Road (Route 26) Photo at 11 a.m. followed by a brunch buffet. Class hostess is Barbara Abruzzio Seaton (assisted by her daughter and granddaughter). We would like to hear from members of RFA class of 1933 even if they are not able to attend. For reservations or information, contact: Roberta Seaton Walsh, P.O. Box 332, Newport, NY 13416, leave a message at (315) 845-6351 or join Rome Free Academy Class of 1933 80th Reunion on Facebook.
1938 -- 75-year-reunion. No information.
1943 -- 70-year-reunion. Saturday, July 13, 2013, Franklin Hotel, 301 S. James St., social hour, noon; lunch, 1 p.m. Reservations: Beverly Jenny Johnson, 509 Turin St., Rome, N.Y. 13440-3361. Others on committee: Betty Hoag Doherty and Richard F. Kahler, email@example.com, (315) 336-7683.
1948 -- 65-year-reunion. No information.
1953 -- 60-year reunion. Saturday, July 20, 2013. The Beeches, 7900 Turin Road (at Potter), Reception 5 p.m.; dinner 6 p.m. with music. By July 10 send checks for $37.50 per person made out to Maryann Anderson mailed to Maryann J. (Simon) Anderson, 6305 State Route 31, Verona, NY 13478. Phone: 315-363-4090.
1958 -- 55-year reunion. Friday, July 12, 2013, 6 p.m. Savoy, 255 E Dominick St., and
Saturday, July 13, 2013, 6:30 p.m. The Beeches, 7900 Turin Road at Potter Road. Contacts: Freda Orbinati, phone 315-337-2932 and Toni Belmont.
1963 -- 50-year reunion. Friday, Aug. 2, 2013, Delta Lake Inn, 8524 Fish Hatchery Road. Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013, The Beeches, 7900 Turin Road (at Potter). Contacts: Jeanine Sonsini, phone 315-334-1417; Carol DeMatteis Rieck, firstname.lastname@example.org
1968 -- 45-year reunion. RCH grads welcome too. Get-together Friday, Aug. 16, 2013 on the Patio at The Savoy, 255 E. Dominick St.; Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013, dinner at The Beeches, 7900 Turin Road (at Potter); brunch, Sunday, Aug. 18, at the Beeches. Reservations are only needed for Saturday dinner. Contacts: Gerri Vaccaro Ripley, 114 Balsam St., Rome, NY 13440. Phone: 315-337-8342. E-mail email@example.com; Annette Marullo, 122 Bouck St., Rome, NY 13440. Phone 315-336-0763. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
1973 -- 40-year reunion. Friday Aug. 2, 2013, The Beeches, 7900 Turin Road (at Potter). Reception 7 p.m. and dinner 8 p.m. Get together Saturday Aug. 3, 2013, 8 p.m., Bucky's, 1305 Floyd Ave., Rome. Check RFA Class of '73 Facebook page for updates. Contacst: Kathy Maxim Madonia Phillips Phone 585-802-8647 or Donna Parry Tuthill Phone 315-599-7039.
1978 -- 35-year reunion.
1983 -- 30-year reunion. July 26-27, 2013. July 26, noon, Golf at Beavercreek Golf Course ($25); July 26, 7 p.m. Toccolana Club, 1412 E. Dominick St., music by Mike Entelisano, memorial night, $10 for Friday night only. July 27, 6 p.m. to midnight. Woods Valley, Dopp Hill Road, Westernville, 7 p.m. buffet dinner, 8 p.m. Billy Carmen's band BadDog, $48 includes Friday night and Saturday night. Payment deadline July 6. Checks made payable to: RFA Alumni, Class of '83, Mail to: Annemarie MacDonald, 8132 Buena Vista Dr., Rome, NY 13440
1988 -- 25-year reunion. Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013, Cocktail Party at Teugega Country Club, 6801 Golf Course Road, Rome. $55 per person. RSVP required by 7/8/13. Checks made payable to: Class of 1988 and mailed to Bonnie Brazinski 6543 Brian St., Marcy, NY 13403. Informal get-together Friday, Aug. 2, 2013 on the Patio at The Savoy, 255 E. Dominick St., with music by Gridley Paige. Friends of the Class of 1988 welcome Friday night. Contacts: Brandi Cahill Livoti and Bonnie Underwood Brazinski email: Romefreeacademy1988@gmail.com or (315) 335-9716. Join reunion page on Facebook and classmates.com for details.
1993 -- 20-year reunion. Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013, dinner at The Beeches, 7900 Turin Road (at Potter) Contact: Dawn Miner at email@example.com.
1998 -- 15-year reunion.
2003 -- 10-year reunion. Saturday, June 29, 2013, 6-10 PM at the Savoy. 255 E Dominick St. Contact Tim Bennett on Facebook site, e-mail: TimothyABennett@yahoo.com
Phone: (315 )663-5005.
2008 -- 5-year reunion.
Rome Catholic, SAA, AHN
Rome Catholic and Rome's other Catholic School alumni can e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 315-336-6190 ext 0 for information about alumni or reunions.
1968 -- 45-year Rome Catholic High School Reunion Cruise Oct. 27 - Nov 4, 2013. E-mail Joe Lemon at email@example.com for details and to get on mailing list.
1978 -- 35-year Rome Catholic High reunion, Delta Lake Inn, 8524 Fish Hatchery Road, Rome, Friday, July 26, 2013 at 7 p.m. Hors' doeurves banquet and a cash bar. For tickets at $25 per person. Send a check to Mary Lynn Raymond-Schmandt (made out to her), 96 Stoney Path Lane, Rochester, N.Y. 14626. If you have any questions, contact Bob Igoe Jr. at 315-794-5244 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Other area schools
Following is information on contacts for other area schools:
Camden Alumni Banquet and meeting (all classes), Saturday, June 15, 2013 at Katie & Karl's Restaurant, 9501 Harden Blvd, Camden. Social hour: 3:30-5 p.m., Business Meeting: 5 p.m., Dinner immediately following the business meeting, which usually lasts about 30 minutes. See: www.camdenalumni.com
Camden Class of 1983 -- 30-year reunion. Saturday, July 20, 2013. Dibbles Inn, Route 5, Vernon. 6 p.m. Contact: Amy Robbins at amy@93Q.com.
Constableville Alumni -- Annual banquet, Saturday, June 8, 2013, Alpine Restaurant, Constableville. 4-5 p.m. social time, 6 p.m. buffet dinner (roast beef and roast turkey). Contact: Sue at 315-376-0156. All who ever attended Constableville School are welcome.
Westmoreland Class of 1968 -- Free 45-year reunion, 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013. Seymour's Diner. ALL class members are asked to provide updated mail and e-mail addresses so the class needs can rebuild its mailing list. Contacts are: Vince Calcara at 363-1146 or email@example.com and Diana Kyer at 337-4504 or firstname.lastname@example.org.