Class of 1970 – 51 Year Reunion

Class Information

Welcome Class of 1970!

We hope you are making plans to join us at our reunion in August. Until then, please join our Class of 1970 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/Wahlert1970/

 

Do you know how many graduated in our class? 525

Reunion Events

Friday, August 6, 2021

6 - 10 p.m.  |  Grand River Center, 2nd-floor meeting rooms

  • Cash bar
  • Hor d'oeurves - gourmet cheese tray with crackers, bruschetta, fresh fruit, Caprese skewers, beef kabobs, chicken strips, Swedish meatballs, fried cheese ravioli, and dessert
  • Casual attire
  • $25 price per person

 

Saturday, August 7, 2021

10:00 a.m.  |  Tour of Wahlert Catholic Renovations

  • Meet in the lobby | Wear walking shoes!
  • Will last approximately one hour.

4:30 p.m.  |  Class Mass at Christ the King Chapel, Loras College

  • Celebrants: Fr. Paul Lippstock and Fr. Pat Nelson
  • Parking: Use the parking lot on the corner of Alta Vista and Loras Blvd. Golf cart transportation will be available after Mass to go to the Alumni Center and then at the end of the evening.
  • Business casual attire.

5:30 - 10:30 p.m.  |  Social, Dinner & Dancing at Loras College Ballrooms in Alumni Center

  • 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. Cocktail hour
  • 6:30 p.m. Dinner
    • Menu: baby spinach salad, fresh dinner rolls, roasted new potatoes, fresh herbed vegetables, grilled lemon rosemary chicken, and cranberry glazed pork loin.
    • One complimentary keg of beer. Cash bar.
  • Business casual attire.
  • $35 per person

RSVPs due Wednesday, July 21

Registration form on separate tab.

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Who is attending?

Recorded from RSVPs received. Last updated: 5/3/2021

Friday, August 6

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Saturday, August 7

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Booklet

A booklet is being created about what our classmates have been up to since we graduated! Everyone is welcome to submit, even if you are not able to join us at the reunion.

-->> Booklet updates can be emailed to Shirley (Gavin) Lanners at bessamber@gmail.com

Booklets will be available at the reunion but also by PDF following the reunion.

Hotel Room Blocks

Best Western Plus Dubuque
3100 Dodge Street/Hwy 20
PH: 563-557-8000

  • Group "Holy Family 50th Reunion"
  • $117.90++ Friday  //  $126.90++ Saturday
  • NEW Deadline: July 6, 2021

Hampton Inn Dubuque
3434 Dodge Street/Hwy 20
PH: 563-690-2005

  • Group "Wahlert Class of 1970"
  • $124++ per night
  • NEW Deadline: July 6, 2021

Hotel Julien Dubuque
200 Main Street
563-556-4200

  • Group "Dubuque Holy Family - Class of '70"
  • $111++ Friday  //  $179++ Saturday
  • NEW Deadline: July 6, 2021

Deceased Classmates

We remember those who have gone before us. May God grant them eternal peace. If we have inadvertently missed someone, we deeply apologize. Please contact the Alumni Office so our records can be updated.

 

  • Michael Ball  11/12/2005
  • Steven Barton  8/28/2018
  • Carol (Becker) Geronzin  12/28/2015
  • Sandra (Bowman) Andresen  10/3/2012
  • Patricia (Breitbach) Corbett  2/7/2009
  • Steven Burgess 12/5/2019
  • David Busch 9/1/2017
  • Michael Cole  12/31/2018
  • David Cox  9/19/2005
  • Robert Cushing  1/20/2005
  • Mark DeMuth  8/27/1998
  • David Dodds  8/16/1987
  • Ronald Dohrer 5/18/2015
  • Michael Donovan 8/2/2020
  • Michael Dyar  10/31/2017
  • Dean Fleege  8/23/2018
  • Daniel Galle  1/12/2015
  • Diane Galliart  4/4/1970
  • Gary Gaynor  11/14/2000
  • Kimberly (Gisel) Althaus  12/14/1989
  • Linda (Grutz) Green  7/19/2015
  • David Hamilton  8/9/2017
  • Michael Hanson  6/23/2008
  • Christopher Hanten  6/10/2009
  • William Hirsch  10/1/1996
  • Richard Isenhart  4/23/2013
  • Deanne (Jasper) Kelley  11/25/1999
  • Judy Johnson  6/9/1998
  • Steven Kane  1/6/1977
  • Debra (Kass) Rapacz  4/16/2012
  • Dennis Kloft 6/20/2013
  • Marlene (Koch) Juergens  2/19/2013
  • Deborah (MacDonald) Miller  4/24/1981
  • Glenn Manderscheid  10/20/2015
  • Robert McKeever  7/11/1982
  • Scot Meyer  4/20/2006
  • Donald Osterhaus  9/22/2019
  • Steven Osterhaus  5/14/1994
  • Michael Powers 4/3/2021
  • Daniel Roeth  4/20/2006
  • Carl Ruff  7/19/1999
  • Teri Runde  11/17/1972
  • Pamela (Saunders) Santay  9/16/2007
  • Michele (Schultz) Higley 12/13/2019
  • Donald Schute  12/26/2015
  • Linda (Schwartz) Kelley 12/9/2010
  • John Sisler 4/26/2015
  • Rick Sodawasser 6/27/2007
  • Stephen Stumpf  1/2/1993
  • Suzanne (Teeling) Overman  10/11/1996
  • Joseph Thielen  1/18/2005
  • William Upton  5/31/2005
  • Jill (Vanderah-Shanahan) Lee 10/12/2019
  • John Welu 9/16/2020
  • Michael Wiezorek  11/22/2008
  • Kay (Wilming) Boetel  2/18/2000

Missing Classmates

We have lost contact with some of our alumni and are hoping you can help us find them! We would like to reconnect with those listed below as we are not able to inform them of current events and reunion activities.

Information can be updated via this form or by contacting Christine McAllister, director of alumni and special events, at (563) 582-5456 or cmcallister@holyfamilydbq.org

 

  • Sandra Baasch
  • Pam Breitbach
  • Shawn (Colbert) Turner
  • David Driscoll
  • Robert Duehr
  • Joan (Erschen) Wilson
  • Barbara (Gansen) Carlson
  • Kathleen (Huberty) LaFave
  • Williams Hutchins
  • Terry Leytem
  • William Lyons
  • Christopher Meyer
  • Marie (Miller) Pusateri
  • Joseph Nauman
  • Denise (Pinheiro) Machado
  • Ross Rosemeyer
  • Gary Roth
  • Francine (Ruh) Fagan
  • Michelle (Runde) Bahl
  • Michael Ryan
  • Sharon (Vize) Schack