Family Memorials

Our thoughts and prayers are with

July 2022:

 

  • the Schmidt Family and the Class of '74 on the passing of Kristine Schmidt '74. She is survived by many including her alumni sister Kerry '89.

 

  • the Tomaszewski and Koprovic Families and the Class of '07 on the passing of Brooke Tomaszewski Koprovic '07.

 

  • the Madrigrano Family and the Class of '68 as they mourn the loss of Glenn Madrigrano '68. In addition to his wife Barb and children Mia and Glenn and their families, he is survived by his siblings Eugene Brookhouse, Joe '65, Mary Joy '70, Karen '73, Gene '78 and Daniel.

 

  • the Wagner Family on the passing of Bill Wagner '63 in Seattle, Washington on July 5th. In addition to his wife Elicia, Bill is survived by his Alumni sister Catherine Wagner Wamboldt '66.

 

  • the Kappus Family and the Class of '83 on the passing of Jeffrey Kappus '83 in April. He is survived by his Alumni siblings Paul '84 and Kristine '86. His Alumni father Fred '61 predeceased him.

 

  • the Family of Lawrence Otter '59 and the Class of '59 on his recent passing.

 

  • the Morehouse Family and the Class of ‘59 on the passing of John Morehouse '59.

 

  • the Fedyzkowski Family on the passing of Ralph Fedyzkowski. He is survived by many including his Alumni siblings Thomas '63 and Janice '65. He was preceded in death by his Alumni sister Leslie '69.

 

  • the Gallo and Soule Families and the Class of '62 on the passing of Maria Gallo Soule '62.

 

  • Paul Fredericksen ‘65 passed away at the end of March. No obituary is available. Our thoughts and prayers are with his Family and the Class of ‘65.

 

  • the Lanctot Family on the passing of Lawrence Lanctot. He is survived by many including his sister Sandra '60 and his sister-in-law Kathie Lanctot '67.

 

June 2022:

 

  • Deacon Jim Francois on the loss of his dear wife, Judy Francois. Our deepest sympathies to the entire Francois Family. Pat '76, Mike '77, Tom '78, Andrea '81, John '82, Julie '84, Paul '88, Dan '90 and Brian '93. Judy was preceded in death by her children Peter '86 and Suzanne. She is also survived by many grandchildren and great grandchildren

 

  • the Pontillo family on the passing of Violet Pontillo. She is survived by many including her Alumni son-in-law Michael Cyzak '77, and her Alumni grandsons, Michael '01 and David '05 Cyzak.

 

  • the Cibrario family on the passing of John Cibrario. He is survived by many including his Alumni brother Dominic '59 and Alumni son Jeff '81. He was preceded in death by his Alumni brother William '66.

 

  • the McGonegle Family on the passing of Ralph "Bud" McGonegle ‘67.

 

May 2022:

 

  • the Radigan Family as they mourn the loss of Ann Radigan. She is survived by many including her loving husband of 52 years, Mike Radigan '66 and her best friend Angela Gemignani '61

 

  • The St. Joseph Catholic Academy athletic department is deeply saddened by and is mourning the loss of our Girls’ Tennis Head Coach Nony Schwartz, who passed away last week.

    Coach Schwartz was a well-respected tennis coach throughout southeastern Wisconsin. At SJCA, he was instrumental in the development and management of the successful Girls’ Tennis program over the past several years. During his tenure at SJCA, Coach Schwartz coached multiple individual state championships, a WIAA Division II state runner-up team and was named the 2017 WIAA Division 2 Coach of the Year. Beyond his success on the court, Coach Schwartz was beloved by those that he coached and worked with and had a bright personality that positively impacted those around him.

 

  • the Organist Family on the passing of John Organist. He is survived by many including his Alumni sister Marie '61.

 

  • the Poltrock Family and the Class of ‘68 on the passing of Kerry Poltrock ‘68. He will be missed by many.

 

  • Our thoughts and prayers are with the Becker Family and the Class of ‘59 on the loss of John Becker ‘59. He is survived by many including his Alumni siblings James ‘65 (Linda ‘66), Rudy ‘62 (Jeannie ‘62) and Donald ‘68.  John was predeceased by his loving wife Bonny Anderson Becker ‘59.

 

April 2022:

 

 

  • the Chianelli and Bachar Families and the Class of ‘68 on the passing of Diane Chianelli Bachar ‘68. She will be missed by many. Rest In Peace Diane.

 

  • the Family of Pamela Quinn Wipfli as they mourn her passing. Pam was a member of the Class of '69.

 

  • the Swanson and Kaminski Families and the Class of '79 on the passing of Kathy Swanson Kaminski '79. She is survived by many including her Alumni sisters Rosemarie '67 and Karen '77.

 

  • the Greco Family and the Class of ‘86 on the passing of  C Michael Greco '86. He is survived by many including his Alumni sisters Camille ‘84, Maureen ‘91, and Meaghan ‘88.

 

  • the Bahr Family on the passing of Elaine Bahr. She is survived by many including her Alumni children Judith ‘66, David 68, Dale ‘72, Candace ‘74, Jeanne ‘78 and Daniel ‘82

 

  • Jennifer Fasci Trecroci '68 on the passing of her husband Frank Trecroci. Frank was a member of the Class of '62.

 

  • the Tunkieicz Family and the Class of '71 on the passing of Gary Tunkieicz '71. He is survived by many including his Alumni siblings Kathleen '75, Debra '77 and Richard '82. He was preceded in death by his alumni sibling Karen '75.

 

  • the Werner family on the passing of Mary Ellen Werner. She is survived by many including her Alumni children Mary Beth '65, William C Werner '68, John '74, and Thomas '79.

 

  • the Salo and Mulligan Families as they mourn the loss of Alumni Association Member Suzette Mulligan Salo ‘68. She is survived by many including her Alumni siblings Marie ‘65, Patrick ‘72 and Sean ‘86.

 

  • the Crewe Family on the passing of Tim Crewe who was a member of the Class of ‘79. He is survived by many including his Alumni siblings Mary '71, Elizabeth '72, David '74, Sara '76 and John '85.

 

March 2022:

 

  • the Jurvis Family as they mourn the loss of Rick Jurvis, who was a member of the Class of '77. He is survived by many including his alumni siblings Bobbi '67, Rock '70 and Jeff '79 (Natalie '79).

 

  • the Durbin and Gilles Families and the Class of ‘70 on the passing of Patricia Durbin Gilles ‘70. She is survived by many including her Alumni siblings Catherine ‘67 and Paulette ‘68.

 

  • the Murphy and Bailey Families and the Class of '69 on the passing of Sheila Murphy Bailey '69. She is survived by many including her Alumni brother Terry '65. She was preceded in death by her Alumni sister Kathleen '61.

 

  • the Lucas and Blasi Families and the Class of ‘88 on the passing of Stephanie Blasi Lucas. In addition to her husband and children, she is survived by many including her Alumni father Richard ‘62 and sister Andrea’91. She was preceded in death by her mother Marie ‘64.

 

  • Jeff Siemion '66 on the passing of his wife Sandra Orth Siemion '67. She is survived by many including her Alumni children Jason '90 and Lisa '91; her brother Dennis '62 and sister-in-law Linda Sturycz '68. She was preceded in death by her sister Darlene '64. Our deepest sympathies to the Class of '67. Rest in Peace Sandy.

 

  • the Adamski Family and the Class of '62 on the passing of Anthony Adamski '62. He is survived by many including his Alumni sister Alicia '65.

 

  • the Walkowski and Schanel Families and the Class of '73 on the passing of Ann Walkowski Schanel '73. She is survived by many including her siblings Lynn '71, Stephan (Anne '78), Mary, Tim '79, and Patty.

 

February 2022:

 

  • the Hunkeler and Matrise Families on the passing of Dolores Hunkeler. She is survived by many including her daughter Wendy, wife of the late Frank Matrise Jr ‘84, and her grandchildren Katie ‘20 and Kyle ‘20

 

  • the Bain family on the passing of Donnalee Bain.  After living in NYC for 21 years, Donnalee moved back to Kenosha in 1999 and became involved in St. Joe’s Spring Musicals, serving as assistant director and acting coach for the productions of “West Side Story” and “Singing in the Rain”. Donna is survived by St. Joe’s Alumni, sister, Kelly Bain (‘84), nephews Christoper Bain (‘01), Dylan Bain (‘00) and Wyatt “Boomer” Bain (‘06), sister-in-law Lisa Moyer Bain (‘76) and long time Board member, brother, Mike Bain.

 

  • the Chaput Families and the Class of ‘70 on the passing of Cynthia Chaput Sweany ‘70. She is survived by many including her Alumni siblings Donald ‘65 and Margaret ‘67 (Donald ‘69).

 

  • the Bain Family on the passing of Tom Bain. Tom is survived by St. Joe’s Alumni, sister, Kelly Bain (‘84), son Christoper Bain (‘01), nephews Dylan Bain (‘00) and Wyatt “Boomer” Bain (‘06), sister-in-law Lisa Moyer Bain (‘76) and long time Board member, brother, Mike Bain. Tom designed and was instrumental in helping to build the SJCA Courtyard Grotto.

 

  • the LaMacchia Family and the Class of '66 on the passing of Patricia LaMacchia '66. Patricia is survived by many including her Alumni son Peter Hopkins '90 and Alumni sister Pam '63.

 

  • the Aiello Family and the Class of '72 as they mourn the loss of John "Jai" Aiello '72. John passed away in Dallas, Texas on February 2, 2022. He is survived by many including his 9 siblings. His alumni survivors include his brother Tom '73 and sister in law Rosemary '72. His sister Rachel also attended St Joes.

 

  • Rita Haebig Morrissey '60 as she mourns the loss of her husband of 53 year, Robert Morrissey '58. He is survived by many including his Alumni sisters Julie Morrissey Arzt '60 and Mary Tower '64. Our deepest sympathies to the Morrissey family and the Class of '58.

 

  • Michelle Serto Basel ‘67 on the passing of her dear husband John Basel. John is also survived by his daughters Amy and Mary and his brother and sister in law Tom ‘73 and Rosemary Serto ‘72 Aiello. Rest In Peace John.

 

  • Patty Shawler Ivy ‘69 on the loss of her dear husband Bill Ivy. Bill taught science and coached basketball at St Joes in the ‘70s

 

  • the Hall and Gittens families on the passing of Mary T Hall. She is survived by her Alumni sister-in-law Mary D Hall '68

 

January 2022:

 

  • the Petrusky family on the loss of Joey Petrusky ‘96. Survivors include his parents, sister Rachel Petrusky Leach ‘01, nieces Harper ‘31 & Aubrey ‘35, nephew Carson ‘33, and cousins Kristin Petrusky Stewart ‘92 & Kelly Petrusky’95.

 

  • Janice Wilson Huxhold '61 on the passing of her husband George Huxhold.

 

  • the Kohlmeier Family and the Class of '61 on the passing of John Kohlmeier '61. John and his wife MaryAnn had been married for 53 years. In addition to his wife, he is survived by many including Alumni siblings Al '63 (Judy '72). Bob '68 and Mary '65.

 

  • the Saldana Family on the loss of Frances Saldana. She is survived by many including her Alumni daughter Yolanda '66

 

  • the Lawler and Bautch families and the Class of '70 on the passing of Randi Lawler Bautch '70. Randi is survived by many siblings and relatives including her Alumni brother Kurt '68.

 

  • the Family of Cindy Smith (Dailey) '82.  Cindy was a long time resident of Williamsburg VA. Her sister hopes to have a celebration of life in VA some time this summer.

 

  • the Perrine family as they mourn the sudden loss of Mary Perrine '68. She is survived by many including Alumni relatives- brother Michael '67, sister Diane '69 and niece Dina '97. Rest in Peace dear Mary.

 

  • the Ridolfi Family and the Class of ‘61 on the recent death of Augie Ridolfi ‘61. Gloria Peterson ‘59 is Augie’s sister.  He is also survived by his daughter Christina and his son Frankie Ridolfi.

 

  • the Calchera and Tradewell Families and the Class of ‘64 on the passing of Margaret Calchera Tradewell '64.

 

  • the Family of Alphonso Steel '84 and the Class of ‘84 on Alphonso’s passing. His son Alex attended St Joes and his grandson Alex currently attends SJCA.

 

  • the Doherty Family and the Class of ‘69 on the loss of Robert Doherty ‘69. He is survived by many including his brothers Kevin ‘72 and John Michael ‘61. He was predeceased by his brother James ’62 and his sister in law Carol ‘61.

 

  • the Weiler Family on the passing of Victor Weiler. He is survived by many including his Alumni children Timothy '92, Matthew '93, Bridget '95 and Elizabeth '97. He was preceded in death by his daughter Julia '90.

 

  • the Schani and Werwie Families on the passing of David Schani. He is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Janet Schani '68 and his children and grandchildren.

 

 

  • the Jackson Family and the Class of '76 on the passing of Jay Jackson '76. He is survived by many including his Alumni siblings Jack '75, Jill '77 and Jeri '82.

 

  • the Dowe Family and the Class of ‘78 on the loss of Richard Dowe ‘78.  Richard is survived by many including his Alumni siblings and their spouses Donald ‘76 (Val ‘75), Nancy ‘71 (Jerry’70) and Alan ‘68.

 

  • Susan Rothermel Borden, the Borden family and the Class of '65 on the passing of Joe Borden '65. He is survived by many including his sisters Karen Borden Palma '67 and Sandy. He was preceded in death by his brother Stan '67. Rest in Peace Joe.

 

December 2021:

 

  • Mary Lou '58 and St Mary's Class of '58 as they mourn the loss of Mary Lou's husband Gerald Riordan '58.

 

  • the Banks and Kreft families on the loss of Nancy Ann Banks. She is survived by many including her Alumni sister Linda Kreft Serpe '67.

 

  • Carla Smith Hughes '65 and family on the passing of her daughter Christine Hughes.

 

  • Paula Bastian Jakubowski '70 on the passing of her husband Steve Jakubowski. He is survived by many including his brother in law David '68 (Sandra '73) and sister in law Sheryl '65.

 

  • Kirk Matera '68 and family on the passing of his daughter Jackie Matera.

 

  • the Oglesby Family and the Class of '59 on the passing of Judith Oglesby '59. She was predeceased by her Alumni brother Robert '65.

 

  • the family of Gloria Jean Askew. She is survived by many including her Alumni children Mark ‘83, Scott ‘85 and Malia ‘86 Moll.

 

  • the family of Richard Brennan. He is survived by many including his Alumni son Dale ‘83.

 

 

November 2021:

 

  • the Brault and Ryan Families on the loss of Jerome Brault. Jerome, was the brother of our SJCA Admissions Director Molly Brault Ryan (Sean '85) and the uncle of Michael '12, Kevin '14. Catharine '16, Annemarie '18 and Sarah '22.

 

  • the DeBerge Family and the Class of ‘65 on the passing of James DeBerge ‘65. He is survived by many including his Alumni siblings Peter ‘67, John ‘69, David ‘74 and Mary ‘76. He was preceded in death by his sister Joanne ‘60.

 

  • the Herr Family and the class of ‘88 on the sudden loss of Diana Herr '88. She is survived by many including her Alumni siblings David ‘77, Virginia ‘83, Carol ‘86, and Rosemary ‘87. She was preceded in death by her brother Joseph ‘80.

 

  • the Dalpaos, Tovo, and Santiloni Familes on the loss of Louis Dalpaos. He is survived by many including his Alumni siblings Carol Tovo '65 and Edward Tovo '64.

 

  • the Geb and Harker Familes and the Class of '62 on the passing of Ruth Geb Harker. She is survived by many including her Alumni children Robert '84 and Daniel '90 and her Alumni siblings Thomas '68 and Nancy '76. She was preceded in death by her Alumni brother Charles '66.

 

  • the Mattiazzi family on the passing of Erma Mattiazzi. Her Alumni survivors include her brother Joseph '61, her niece Jill '84 and her great niece Madison '21. Memorial remembrances to SJCA would be appreciated