Our classmate, Anne Alfano, passed away Monday afternoon, December 21, a little before 1:00 pm. They had put her on comfort care, and it wasn’t long after that she passed.
She had been in Grandview Hospital for a little over a week with pneumonia, complications from her diabetes and was put on a ventilator. She suffered a heart attack while in the hospital and was in renal failure and put-on full-time dialysis. She also had COVID and could not get her blood sugar down.
Ann’s brother Cha...
Thanks for all those that donated to the 2020 fund raising event.
The JC exceeed its goal of $73,000 with over 700 donors contributing over $81,600.
The Class of '67 had 25 donors which contributed over $4,300.
It was neck and neck to the finish, but it looks like the Class of '85 bested us for second place with $4,820.
Small gifts by the many go a long way.
It is with sadness that I am letting you know that our classmate, Peter Quintero passed away Saturday, 28 November 2020 in Houston, TX. He had been treated at MD Anderson Hospital for a year for acute leukemia.
It is with sadness that I am letting you know that our classmate, Thomas (Tom) Gary Martin of Colorado Springs, Coloradopassed away September 10, 2020 at home after a brief but brave battle with pancreatic cancer.
It is with sadness that I am letting you know that our classmate, Gaeton Vincent Conte passed away Sunday, 15 March 2020. A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, 20 March from 11:00 to 12:00 at the Elmwood Cemetery and Mausoleum, 600 M.L. King Jr. Drive in Birmingham.
Another opportunity to mingle with our classmates.
I have reserved an area at Carrigan's Public House on Tuesday, 10 March from 6PM till closing.
Carrigan's is located at 2430 Morris Ave in downtown Birmingham. It is at the corner of Morris Ave and 25th Street with the entrance on Morris Ave.
There is a free parking lot across the street from the entrance on the southside of Morris Ave. My recommendation is to enter from 1st Ave North at 25th Street since...
Sister Mary Grace Mecke (age 93) died peacefully this morning (October 21, 2019) in the Benedictine Sisters Sacred Heart Monastery infirmary. Her Sisters had been keeping vigil and she passed tranquilly into the arms of God.
Reception of the Body followed by Vespers of the Dead: Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at 5:00 PM in the monastery chapel, followed by Visitation until 8:00 PM.
Mass of Christian Burial: Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 3:00 PM at Sacred Heart Monastery Chapel. Interm...
It is with sadness that I am letting you know that our classmate, James Michael (Mickey) Crouch of Hoover passed away Wednesday, 16 October from complications associated wth Alzheimer's at UAB West Hospital. Visitation will be Sunday, October 20th at Southern Heritage with a Mass on Monday, October 21 at 10:00 at Our Lady oft the Valley Catholic Church.