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Hall of Fame Dinner
October 28, 2022

 

The 2022 Hall of Fame Inductees

Please join us at Sean Patrick’s on October 28, 2022, for the 20th Hall of Fame Dinner. The 2022 Hall of Fame inductees are:

William H. Curran 1957                 Frank E. Bartscheck 1959
Michael McKeating 1962                Howard E. “Bud” Wilcox 1962
Paul DeMartinis 1973

Complete information is available at Hall of Fame Dinner

Constant Contact
My apologies to the 1970 classes. I sent the Constant Contact Hall of Fame update out twice to you. All of the 1940, 1950, & 1960 emails on file should be receiving the email once as of September 21. If you don’t receive it, please email bishopfallon.org@gmail.com

Fallon Grad Grifasi highlighted in Buffalo News article
Erik Brady’s article  “From the West Side to Hollywood, jock-turned-thespian Joe Grifasi turned character into a career” was updated September 1, 2022.  The article is about Joe Grifasi, a 1962 graduate and a 2011 Hall of Fame inductee. The article is available  here.

Constant Contact and Mailer Update
All emails on file should receive an email from BishopFallon.org@gmail.com via Constant Contact for the 2022 All Years Reunion by 7/10/22. If you do not, please send an email advising of your current email to BishopFallon.org@gmail.com

All USPS address on file should have received the 2021 Hall of Fame flyer. No additional USPS mailings are planned for the future. Please provide an email address to BishopFallon.org@gmail.com.

1970 Recruitment Movie
The Class of 1970 made a student produced recruitment film in 1970.  The film is available here on YouTube  You may recognize many faculty and staff from the past.

Bishop Fallon Alumni on Facebook
There is a Public Group called Bishop Fallon Alumni on Facebook.com
Currently there are 184 members. Facebook has “Bishop Fallon Friends” a private group has 109, members. There is also a Class of 1965 and there may be other groups. Check it out. You might be surprised who is a member. Consider joining the group.

Collecting of BFHS-HACI Memorabilia 
As many of us start to downsize, what to do with our “high school stuff” is a topic we will all face.  If your interested in contributing to the association collection, contact  John Leising ’75 at jfleis100@aol.com

Recently Deceased

    • Michael V. Dowling ’63 September 23, 2022 (Obituary)
    • David R. Baxter ’62 September 15, 2022 (Obituary)
    • Victor A. Marrale ’52 HoF September 5, 2022 (Obituary)
    • Thomas Diina ’70 August 3, 2022 (Obituary)
    • Michael Catanzara ’60 August 1, 2022 (Obituary)
    • William V. Kurdorfer ’62 July 24, 2022 (Obituary)
    • Mr. Frank Michaels  Faculty 69-70 July 7, 2022
    • James Molenda ’66 May 7, 2022 (Obituary)
    • Monsignor Albert W. Cody ’57 March 22, 2022 (Obituary)
    • James Cornwell ’58 March 4, 2022 (Obituary)
    • Frank A. Perna ’48 HACI January 23, 2022 (Obituary)
    • Brother James H. Lucas OMI Faculty 67-69 January 16, 2022  (Obituary)
    • Fr. Patrick Healy, OMI,  Faculty 1946-1956  January 12, 2022 (Obituary)
    • Joseph L. Padalino ’64 Janurary 9, 2022 
    • Steven Greco ’63 December 25, 2021 
    • Russell Acara ’58 November 11, 2021 (Obituary)
    • James P. Kelly ’65 November 17, 2021 (Obituary)
    • Robert M. Hauf ’61 November 13, 2021 (Obituary)
Deceased Recently Updated
    • James L. Crowe ’57 February 1, 2022 (Obituary) (Updated 9/18/22)
    • Edwin J. Crowe ’52 June 16, 2021 (Obituary)  (Updated 9/18/22)
    • Richard Brinkworth ’52 March 8, 2020 (Obituary) (Updated 9/18/22)

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