Family Memorials

Our deepest sympathy and prayers to

 

  • the family of Barbara (Hansen) Gordon in the loss of their sister. Barbara’s survivors include her siblings Dennis Widmar ‘64, Thomas Hansen ‘67 and Marlene Schmaling. Barbara was preceded in death by her sister Jane Hansen Marinelli from the class of ‘62.

 

  • the Tenuta family in the loss of Ralph Tenuta. Ralph’s survivors include his children Matthew ‘75, Thomas, Maria, John ‘69, Anne ‘86, Christopher, and Paul. Alumni grandchildren include Lydia Malecki ‘18, Eleanor Malecki ‘19, Ron Tenuta ‘11 and Michael Tenuta ‘14.   1.18.2020

 

  • Mary Ann DiChristopher ‘67 and the Class of ‘60 on the loss of Mary Ann’s brother Ralph Richard DiChristopher.

 

  • the Eklund family in the loss of their mother, Kathleen Eklund. Kathleen’s survivors include her children Kristen ‘86 and Eric.

 

  • the Joanis family in the loss of their mother, Ruth Joanis. Ruth’s survivors include her daughter, Mary Ann ‘69.

 

  • the Christensen family in the loss of John Christensen. John’s survivors include his daughter, Sarah ‘16 and son Michael. John is also survived by his siblings Marta ‘78, Ann ‘81 and Mary. John was preceded in death by his sister Rona ‘76.

 

  • the Paul Gerlach family. Paul was married to Mary Ann Niederkorn, St. Joseph High School class of 1964 and St. Mark Elementary School class of 1960. Mary Ann passed away December 26, 2008.

 

  • to Bruno Fani ‘66 and family in the loss of his wife, Jacqueline Fani. Jacqueline is also survived by her sister-in-law, Marietta (Fani ‘68) Mengo. 1.8.2020

 

  • the Ade and Meier families and the class of ‘66 in the loss of Susan Ade Meier

 

  • the Nienhaus family in the loss of Stanley Nienhaus. Stanley’s survivors include his alumni sister Bernice ‘55. 

 

  • the Falaschi family in the loss of Louie Falaschi. Louie’s alumni survivors include his grandchildren Joseph Fredriksson ‘13 and Louisa (Fredriksson ‘16) Postlewait.

 

  • the Jennett family in the loss of their mother, Lucy Jennett. Lucy’s survivors include her children Barbara ‘64, Thomas, and Mary.

 

  • the Hoferitza family in the loss of Donald Hoferitza. Mr. Hoferitza was a former teacher at St Joseph High School. 12.29.2019

 

  • the Labanowsky family in the loss of their mother, Jan Labanowsky. Jan’s survivors include her children Mary (Tom) Becker both from the class of ‘66, Charles ‘68, and Cecilia ‘72. Jan is also survived by alumni grandchildren Jennifer Becker ‘88 and Steven Becker ‘90.

 

  • the Crist family and the class of ‘64 in the loss of Robert Crist. Robert’s alumni survivors include his brother, Thomas ‘79 and his sister, Alice ‘65. Robert was preceded in death by his brother, William ‘72. Thank you to the Crist family for suggesting memorials to St Joseph Catholic Academy.

 

  • the Nelson family in the loss of Larry Nelson. Larry’s survivors include his wife Susan (Bierdz ‘67) Nelson

 

  • the family of Bridgette Jensen in their loss. Bridgette’s survivors include her mother, Barbara (Zeyen ‘61) LeMere and her sister, Julie (Kopesky ‘82) Anderson.

 

  • Ronald Iwen ‘83 and family in the loss of David Iwen.

 

  • the Leable family in the loss of their father, Glenn Leable. Glenn’s survivors include his children Brett ‘99 and Carissa ‘01.

 

  • the Stummer family in the loss of Jean Stummer. Jean’s survivors include her children Timothy ‘76, Keith ‘77, Terri ‘81, Mary ‘85, and Betsy ‘88 and her sister Colleen ‘69. Jean was preceded in death by her brother Thomas ‘54. 12.17.2019

 

  • Our deepest sympathy and prayers to the Carroll family and the class of ‘71 in the loss of Cathy Carroll. Cathy’s survivors include her siblings John ‘82, Tom, Maureen ‘72, Sheila ‘75 and Patricia ‘79.

 

  • the Kratowociz family and the class of '81 in the loss of Jim Kratowicz. Jim's survivors include his mother Sally, brothers Tim '71, Bob '76 ( Suzanne Rohlman '75), sister's Kathleen Saldana '73(Frederick Saldana '73) and Janice Pierangeli '80

 

  • the Hessefort/Lindemann families and the class of ‘60 in the loss of Susan (Lindemann’60) Hessefort. Susan was preceded in death by her husband John “Jack” Hessefort ‘56. 12.15.2019

 

  • the Aiello family and the class of ‘66 in the loss of Teresa Aiello. Teresa’s alumni survivors include her siblings William ‘67 and Anita ‘70 and her longtime companion George Archer ‘64.

 

  • the Tutlewski family in the loss of their mother, Eva Tutlewski.  Eva’s survivors include her children Raymond ‘62 and Kathy ‘67. 12.08.2019

 

  • the Misurelli family in the loss of Laurel Misurelli. Laurel’s survivors include her sisters-in-law Donna ( Misurelli ‘78) Becker, Marie (Misurelli ‘66) Johnson and Sandy (Misurelli ‘67) Arneson.

 

  • the Becker and Dean families and the class of ‘65 in the loss of Robert Becker. Robert’s alumni survivors include his sister Mary ‘69 and sister-in-law Jackie (Szeliga ‘68) Dean.

 

  • the Kalberg family and the class of ‘68 in the loss of Terrence Kalberg. Terrence is survived by his wife Patricia (Miller ‘69), children Christopher ‘89 and Carrie ‘92 and brother in law Matthew Miller '68.  Terrence was preceded in death by his brother Dennis ‘66. Thank you to the Kalberg family for suggesting memorials to St Joseph Alumni Association.

 

  • the Young family and the class of ‘79 in the loss of Antoinette Young

 

  • the Cicchini family in the loss of Luigina Cicchini.   Luigina’s alumni survivors include her daughter in law Amy (Tirabassi ‘76) Cicchini and grandchildren Angela Cicchini ‘06 (Jon Vitkus ‘04), Rachel (Cicchini ‘06) Allemand and Theresa (Cicchini ‘03) Lange.

 

  • the Kedzierski family and the class of ‘67 in the loss of Thomas Kedzierski.  Thomas’ survivors include his wife Margaret (Jaros’67), his sister, Michaelene ‘65 and his brother James’78.

 

  • Michael Torcaso ‘77 and family in the loss of his dad, James Torcaso

 

  • The Schlenker family on the loss of their Uncle Rev Richard Schlenker. St Joe Alumni include Kathy ‘69, Tim, ‘71, Terry ‘ 74 ( Susan Andrea ‘77), Kristine ‘75, Karolyn ‘76, Ted ‘78, Todd ‘79, Toby ‘80 (deceased), Kimberly ‘81. 

 

  • the Carney family in the loss of Shirley Carney.  Shirley’s survivors include her children Jeffrey ‘76, Mark ‘79 and Scott ‘82 (Ann Althaus ‘81).  Shirley is also survived by her sister Carol (Althoff ‘60) Kester.

 

  • the Skurski family in the loss of their mother, Anita Skurski. Anita’s survivors include her children Michael (Rose Giles) both from the class of ‘67, Steve ‘69, Mary ‘71, Marc, Dan, and Matthew ‘78.

 

  • the Komarec family in the loss of their mother, Jeanne Komarec. Jeanne’s survivors include her children Robert ‘66 and Patricia ‘67.  Jeanne was preceded in death by her son-in-law Tim Monteen ‘66. 11.16.2019

 

  • the family of Tina Ritacca and the class of ‘62 in the loss of Tina Ritacca.  Tina’s alumni survivors include her siblings Loren and Louis Ritacca both from the class of ‘64. 11.14.2019

 

  • the Hughes family and the class of '59 in the loss of Michael Hughes.  He is survived by his wife Elizabeth White Hughes '60.

 

  • to Gerald Curtiss ‘56 and family in the loss of his wife, Judith Curtiss

 

  • the Gottfredsen family and the class of ‘67 in the loss of John Gottfredsen

 

  • the family of Roger Mayer in their loss.  Roger’s alumni survivors include his daughter Julie ‘76. 11.13.2019

 

  • the Scarlato family and the class of ‘67 in the loss of John Scarlato.  11.6.2019

 

  • the Salerno family in the loss of Mary Salerno. Mary’s alumni survivors include her grand nieces Angelina ‘17 and Torianna ‘16 LeWand.

 

  • the Bonnin family in the loss of Donald Bonnin. Donald’s survivors include his granddaughters, Kendall ‘12 and Rebecca ‘15.

 

  • the family of Alice Scott in the loss of their aunt. Alumni survivors include her niece Carol (Lubinski ‘67) Levin and nephews Richard Lubinski ‘65 and Joseph Lubinski ‘70.

 

  • the Servais family in the loss of their mother, Elaine Servais. Elaine’s survivors include her daughters Terri ‘71 and Nancy ‘77.

 

  • the Hughes and Bloom families in the loss of Elizabeth "Bette" Hughes. Elizabeth’s survivors include her sister Susan ‘65 and her nephew, Mark Bloom ‘84. 10.30.2019

 

  • the Thome family in the loss of their mother, Margaret Thome. Margaret’s survivors include her children Michael ‘63 (Rose Furloni ‘64), Peggy ‘65, Patti ‘71 and Debbie ‘77.

 

  • the Rafferty family who have now suffered the loss of their father, Dr Hugh Rafferty two weeks after their mother, Mary, passed away. Dr Hugh is survived by his children Hugh ‘80, Brigid ‘74, Ellen ‘76, Elizabeth ‘79, and Sheila ‘84 and alumni grandchildren Madeline ‘13 and Owen ‘17 Rafferty.

 

  • the Schuler family in the loss of Carol Schuler. Carol’s survivors include her children Steve ‘95 and Ron ‘88 (Julie Falcon ‘89). Carol is also survived by her grandchildren
    Pete ‘15, Jake ‘17, Ellie ‘22, Tori ‘21 and Luke ‘23. Sincere thanks to the Schuler family for suggesting memorials to St Joseph Catholic Academy Athletic Association. 10.28.2019

 

  • the Bilotti family in the loss of their mother, Rose Bilotti. Rose’s survivors include her children Lillian ‘76, Mary Sue ‘77, and Mario ‘91.

 

  • the Nikolai family and the class of '53 in the loss of Robert Nikolai. Robert's alumni survivors include his sister, Alice '58. 10.24.2019

 

  • the Fliess and Frederick families and the class of ‘54 in the loss of Carol Frederick Fliess. Carol is survived by a sister, Marietta Frederick Spear from the class of ‘64.

 

  • Our deepest sympathy and prayers to and the class of ‘63 in the loss of Ed Ward. Ed’s alumni survivors include his sister, Colleen ‘65. Ed was preceded in death by his brother, Charles ‘74.

 

  • Kristine (Glerum ‘66) Barndollar and family in the loss of her husband, Tom Barndollar.

 

  • the Tyson family in the loss of their father, Hugh Tyson. Hugh’s survivors include his children Judith ‘66, Ann ‘68, David ( Debra Michelle ‘76), Joan, and his stepchildren, Rosemary, Cathy, and Diana. Hugh was preceded in death by a daughter, Gail.

 

  • the Roemer family in the loss of William Roemer. William’s survivors include his siblings Jean (Roemer ‘58) Slagoski and Jane (Roemer ‘58) Jurca. William is also survived by his alumni nieces Dawn Jurca ‘80 and Sally (Jurca ‘82) Marianyi.

 

  • the Rafferty family in the loss of Mary Rafferty. Mary’s survivors include her children Brigid ‘74, Ellen ‘76, Elizabeth ‘79, Sheila ‘84 and Hugh ‘80. Mary is also survived by alumni grandchildren Madeline Rafferty ‘13 and Owen Rafferty ‘17.

 

  • the Rasmussen family in the loss of their father, Jerry Rasmussen. Jerry’s survivors include his children Deborah ‘81, Theresa ‘82, Leah ‘84. and Gerald.

 

  • the class of ‘62 and the Lansdowne family in the loss of Judith Lansdowne.

 

  • the Scuglik family in the loss of Rudy Scuglik. Rudy’s survivors include his children Cathy ‘70, Thomas and John. Rudy’s grandson, Erik is married to Melanie Hansen a teacher at St Joseph Catholic Academy lower campus. 10.4.2019

 

  • the Dosemagen family in the loss of their father, Kenneth Dosemagen. Kenneth’s survivors include his children Louis, Richard and Sharon ‘84. Kenneth is also survived by his brother-in-law Louis Torresin from the class of ‘63.

 

  • Loretta (Haebig ‘62) Fasulo and family in the loss of her husband, Vito, better known as “Joe” Fasulo.  10.3.2019

 

  •  the Lento family and the class of ‘62 in the loss of Robert Lento '62.

 

  • Sharon Applegate Dower '58 and family in the loss of her son, James R. Dower.  9.30.2019

 

  • the Hasenberg family in the loss of their mother, Gloria Hasenberg. Gloria’s survivors include her children Susan ‘75, Thomas ‘76, James ‘77, Ed ‘78 and Mark ‘83.   9.25.2019

 

  • the Barth family in the loss of their mother, Rita Ida (nee Funk) Barth. Rita’s survivors include her children, Sharon ‘77, Lynn ‘78, Wilfred and his wife, Amy(Halstead) both from the class of ‘84, and Greg.  9.24.2019

 

  • Sharon (Galbraith ‘65) Mathson and family in the loss of her husband, Donald Mathson.

 

  • Jim Hanson '69 and family in the loss of his brother George Hanson. 9.23.2019

 

  • the Kaiser family in the loss of Nona M Kaiser. Nona’s survivors include her husband Jeb ‘88 and brothers and sisters-in-law Jerry ‘87 (Kristen Jensen ‘82)Kaiser, and Jamie (Kaiser ‘81) Schoessling.

 

  • Judy (Kamin ‘61) Ventura and family in the loss of her mother, Olga Kamin. 9.11.2019

 

  •  the Rygiel family in the loss of their mother, Elizabeth Rygiel. Elizabeth’s survivors include her children James ‘73 and Rosanne ‘64. Elizabeth is also survived by alumni grandchildren Angela Bodven ‘88, Ben Bodven ‘93 and Rita Bodven ‘90.

 

  • Michael Holzer ‘81 and family in the loss of his mother, Lillian Holzer.  Lillian was preceded in death by her son, Mark ‘77.

 

  •  the Mich family in the loss of John Mich '64. Surviving John is his wife, Beverly Mattioli Mich '64, SJ alumni siblings; Anthony '58 and Rita '66.

 

  •  Karen (Jensen ‘63) Hubbard and family in the loss of her husband, Elton Hubbard.

 

  • the Wojtak family in the loss of Ron Wojtak '73. Ron's SJ's alumni survivors include his children, Matthew '05, Megan '07 and Sara '12. Surviving siblings include Bob '68, Rita '70, Rick '71, Ruth '74, Roger '80 and Ray '84

 

  • the Bezotte, Baltes and Kelleher families in the loss of Wayne Baltes. Wayne’s survivors include his daughter Jennifer Bezotte and her family and sisters-in-law Jackie (Ellison ‘64) Baltes, Mary Beth (Kelleher ‘78) Lindqvist, Patsy (Kelleher’70) Fanduzzi, Kathy (Kelleher ‘64) Conforti, Verda Wolf, and brother-in-law Bryant Kelleher ‘62. Wayne was preceded in death by his wife, Terry (Kelleher ‘68) Baltes. 8.14.2019

 

  • the Bahr family in the loss of their father, Donald Bahr. Donald’s survivors include his children Judith ‘66, David ‘68, Dale, ‘72, Candice ‘74, Jeanne ‘78, and Daniel ‘82.  8.14.2019

 

  • the Costabile family in the loss of Robert Costabile. Robert’s alumni survivor includes his sister Dianne ‘61. 8.11.2019

 

  • the Carlino family in the loss of their mother, Marie Carlino. Marie’s survivors include her children Gary, David, Bernice ‘65 and Christine. 8.11.2019

 

  • the Manson family in the loss of Bernice Manson. Alumni survivors include Bernice’s grandchildren Laura (Manson ‘03) Hall and Michelle (Manson ‘00) Milholland. 8.11.2019

 

  • the Sorensen and Turco families in the loss of Mary Jane Turco Sorensen.  Mary Jane’s survivors include her siblings Guy Turco ‘55, Janet Turco ‘62 and Laura. 8.5.2019

 

  • the Trecroci family in the loss of their uncle, Albert Trecroci. Albert’s survivors include his nephew Frank ‘62 and Frank’s wife Jennifer (Fasci ‘68) Trecroci. 8.3.2019

 

  • the Wasilevich family in the loss of Dorothy Wasilevich. Dorothy was an aunt to Linda Wasilevich '72, Peter Wasilevich '74, Anne Wasilevich '77,  Kathy Wasilevich Tirabassi '78 and a long-time supporter of St. Joe's. 7.25.2019

 

  • the DeBartelo family in the loss of Peter DeBartelo. Peter’s survivors include his brother-in-law Joey ‘69 and Joey’s wife Eileen (Hartnell ‘66) Falcone. 7.25.2019

 

  • the Jakubowski family in the loss of Anthony Jakubowski. Anthony’s survivors include his step mom Paula (Bastian ‘70) Jakubowski.  7.14.2019

 

  • the Bain, Kuester, and Ellsworth families on the loss of Jaedon Bain. Jaedon's grandmother, Nancy Ellsworth Kuester '65 and great aunt Sue Ellsworth Geissman '68 are St Joseph Alumni. Prayers for Jaedon and his loved ones.  7.12.2019

 

  • the Neumann family in the loss of their mother, Lois Neumann. Lois’ survivors include her daughters Patricia ‘81 and Kathy. Lois was preceded in death by her children Janice ‘64 and Charles ‘78.  7.14.2019

 

  • the Matrise family in the loss of Frank Matrise Jr. '84. Survivors include his wife Wendy, son Kyle '20, daughter Katelyn '20, parents Frank '55 & Sandy Matrise, sisters Julie Matrise Rivera '87, Gina Matrise Wnuck '91, Kathy Matrise Figlewski '95 and the late Marie Matrise '85.

 

  • the Kienitz family in the loss of their mother, Jean Kienitz. Jean’s survivors include her son, Richard ‘69 and her daughter, Cindy. 7.11.2019