Re-U-Knight-er

If you have not been receiving the Re-U-Knight-er by mail and would like to receive it, please let us know! Contact Carol (Barnett) Nesbitt ’80, SFCS Community Relations and Alumni Director, at 605-575-3360 or cnesbitt@sfcss.org.

Upcoming Class Reunions

If you would like to publish information for your next high school reunion here, please contact Alumni Director, Carol Nesbitt at 605-575-3360 or cnesbitt@sfcss.org.

Class of 1964 - 55 Years – September 7 & 8

Mark your calendars and join us! September 7, 2019 at McNally’s Pub (69th & Western Ave) at 5:30pm. Order off the menu, 5:30pm ‘til after your bed time.  September 8th, 2019 will be a potluck picnic @ McKennan Park at the shelter on south side of Tennis courts from 1:00pm-4:00pm. RSVP to: Helen Rowley Martinson: 605-201-9627 hfmartinson@midco.net  or Mike Clark: 605-376-4937clarkmc@sio.midco.net.

Class of 1969 - 50 Years – September 20 & 21

The Class of ’69 will be celebrating their 50th in September. Saturday night will be at the Ramkota. You want to be there! More details coming soon, but get it on your schedule now. Questions?  Contact Anne Cannon Hajek at: annehajek@gmail.com.

Class of 1979 - 40 Years – June 21 & 22

The O’Gorman Class of 1979 40th reunion is this coming year! The fun starts on Friday, June 21 at 3pm with a party boat followed by an outdoor barbecue at Lake Madison. Saturday includes golf, Mass and later a dinner at CJ Callaway’s. Watch for more details to come! You will want to be there!!

Class of 1989 - 30 Years - September 6 & 7

The Class of 1989 will be gathering for our 30th reunion in September in conjunction with Dakota Bowl. More details will be coming soon. We encourage classmates to join our Facebook group, “Sioux Falls O’Gorman High School Class of 1989.  Reunion contact is Anne Leedom at: stamps89@live.com.

Classes of 1999 and 2009

No information yet! If you’d like to help coordinate, contact Carol in the Alumni Office at 605-575-3360 or cnesbitt@sfcss.org.

In Memoriam

Click here for a complete list of obituaries from the Winter 2019 Re-U-Knight-er.

Hall of Fame Inductees

Arts

  • Jaymee Schmuck Haefner, ’95 – Arts
  • Bob Barnett, ’70 – Arts
  • Scott Effertz, ’79 – Arts
  • Kevin Brick, ‘70 – Arts
  • Gerry Kreitzer, ‘74 – Arts
  • Jill Heyer Freeze, ‘84 – Arts
  • Nancy Wheeler, former staff – Arts
  • Ron Schallenkamp, former staff – Arts
  • Jim McDonnell, ‘72 – Arts
  • Mary Ellen Doyle Spann ’83 – Arts
  • John Mullen ’73 – Arts
  • Elizabeth Doyle Bjorneberg ’73 – Arts
  • Andy Henrickson ’78 – Arts
  • Mark Anderson ’77 – Arts
  • Rick Zimmer ‘72 – Arts
  • Kaija Brick Bonde ‘82 – Arts
  • Jeff Barnett ’83 – Arts
  • Jack Dreitzer ’67 – Arts
  • Mike Connor ’68 – Arts
  • Rod Pierce ’74 – Arts
  • Jim Smith, former faculty – Arts
  • The Crabgrass Crew – Arts
  • Dr. Paul Sánchez ’01 – Arts
  • Brad Johnson, ‘72 – Arts
  • Hans-Peter Szameit, ’85 – Arts
  • Mark Kreitzer, ’70 – Arts

Athletics

  • Meghan Woster ’02 – Athletics
  • Jim Anderson ’99 – Athletics
  • Tom Slattery “83 – Athletics
  • Jay Bentz ’78 – Athletics
  • Greg Kiley, ’69 – Athletics
  • Mark Miller, ’71 – Athletics
  • Karla Hay, ’88 – Athletics
  • Don Barnes, Coach – Athletics
  • Bob Burns, Coach – Athletics
  • Dick Honkamp, ‘26 – Athletics
  • Lisa McDowell Denny, ‘77 – Athletics
  • Larry Jacobson, ‘68 – Athletics
  • Franz Peterson, Coach – Athletics
  • Billy Ryan, ‘34 – Athletics
  • Joe Salem, ‘56 – Athletics
  • Nusier Salem, Coach – Athletics
  • Lee Dolan, Coach – Athletics
  • Bruce Bell, ‘52 – Athletics
  • Ron Eastman, ’52 – Athletics
  • Lew Mavity, ‘58 – Athletics
  • Vince Johnson, ‘64 – Athletics
  • Nancy Rost, ‘81 – Athletics
  • 1968 O’Gorman Football Team – Athletics
  • Wayne Carmody, ‘39 – Athletics
  • Fritz Brown, ‘51 – Athletics
  • Peggy Schock Kirby, ‘73 – Athletics
  • Mel Klein, Coach – Athletics
  • The Fleming Family – Athletics
  • John Bechtold, ‘58 – Athletics
  • Steve Jansa, ‘64 – Athletics
  • Chad McConnell, ‘89 – Athletics
  • Steve Burns, ‘69 – Athletics
  • Glenn Geraets, ‘73 – Athletics
  • Loren “Lefty” Faris, ‘43 -Athletics
  • The Volin Family – Athletics
  • Max Sinclair, ‘69 – Athletics
  • Mark Payne, ‘79 – Athletics
  • Kevin Gross, ‘80 – Athletics
  • The 1979-80 Girls Tennis Team – Athletics (Michelle Volin, Sheila Hagen, Nancy Rost and Susan Walsh)
  • Rick Kiley, ‘72 – Athletics
  • Bill Townsend, ‘80 – Athletics
  • Julie Pederson Lindner, ‘83 – Athletics
  • The Sudbeck Family – Athletics (Kim, ‘87, Julie, ‘88, and Mitzi, ‘95)
  • Bob Schulte, ‘55 – Athletics
  • Jeff Lukens, ‘76 – Athletics
  • Todd Kendle, ‘84 – Athletics
  • Stacey Kolb, ‘91 – Athletics
  • Football Team of 1978 – Athletics
  • Scott Jones, ’83 – Athletics
  • Denny Hauck ’74 – Athletics
  • Jane Egan ’87 – Athletics
  • O’G Volleyball Teams of ’86, ’87, ’88 – Athletics
  • Pat Clark ’59 – Athletics
  • Jeffrey LeMair ’72 – Athletics
  • Jim Sorrell ’83 – Athletics
  • Chuck Cinco ’90 – Athletics
  • Sarah Nitz ’95 – Athletics
  • Cami Koch ’92 – Athletics
  • OG Football Team of 1981 – Athletics
  • Blanche Even ’47 – Athletics
  • Jayne Even ’96 – Athletics
  • Brad Salem ’88 – Athletics
  • Brent Salem ’88 – Athletics
  • Matt Merritt ‘95 – Athletics
  • Bob Denny, Volunteer – Athletics
  • Diane Klein Schwartz ‘90 – Athletics
  • Tim Jurgens ‘85 – Athletics
  • Pat Weisensee ‘83 – Athletics
  • Kolb Family (Todd Kolb ’88, Stacey Kolb Totman ’91, Kim Kolb ’01) – Athletics
  • ’88 Football Team – Athletics
  • Jason Green Schumacher ’94 – Athletics
  • ’66/’67 Boys Basketball Team – Athletics
  • David Garner, ’70 – Athletics
  • Dr. Tim Mulhair, ’73 – Athletics
  • Steve Lukens, ’79 – Athletics
  • Jenny Hill, ’97 – Athletics
  • Karen Wakey Obert, ’74 – Athletics
  • John Oliver, ’66 – Athletics
  • Dusty Coleman,  ’06 – Athletics
  • Scott Hargens, ’04 – Athletics
  • Tyler Schulte, ’06 – Athletics
  • Mitch Begeman, ’05 – Athletics
  • Duane O’Connell, ’60 – Athletics
  • 1984-1987 Ladies’ Golf Teams – Athletics
  • Dave Krauth, ‘67 – Athletics
  • Lamberty Family – Athletics
    (Kelli, ‘78, Ron, ‘79, Greg, ‘81, Kerri, ‘83, Todd, ‘86, Chris, ‘89, and Steve, ‘91)
  • Ryan Folsom, ’90 – Athletics
  • Shannon Johnson, ’01-  Athletics
  • Patti Ford, ’78 – Athletics
  • Steve Steele, ’65 – Athletics
  • Mike McCarty, ’98 – Athletics
  • Greg Hendricks, ’77 – Athletics
  • Josh Mahoney, ’05 – Athletics
  • Amy Butzer Huether, ’85 – Athletics
  • Rod Garrison, Coach – Athletics
  • Football Team of 1991 – Athletics

Service

  • Hal Wick, ’62 – Service
  • Greg LaFollette, ’65 – Service
  • Kirby Dougherty, ’65 – Service
  • Dr. Pat McGreevy, ’55 – Service
  • Jack Billion, ‘57- Service
  • Jim Banbury, ‘62 – Service
  • Margaret Barnett Barnett, ‘28 – Service
  • Ron Staebell, ‘63 -Service
  • Harriet Wendt Wengert, ‘46 – Service
  • Jeff Winker, ‘75 – Service
  • Virginia Staudenmeier Lovett, ‘57 – Service
  • Richard Ellenbecker, ‘62 – Service
  • Colleen Kelley Sabers, ‘60 – Service
  • Fr. Mike Wensing, ‘68 – Service
  • Colleen Hanneman Boddicker, ‘64 – Service
  • Mary Kirby Rohn, ‘42 – Service
  • Jean Staebell Ollerich, ‘66 – Service
  • Gene Kean, ‘61 – Service
  • Hugh Grogan, ‘65 – Service
  • Maxine Carroll Dhaemers, ‘40 – Service
  • Jerry Freeman, ‘66 – Service
  • Jeremiah Murphy, ‘48 – Service
  • Bill Frankman, ‘62 – Service
  • Dick DeVaney, ‘58 – Service
  • Jim Hargens, ‘70 – Athletics/Service
  • Fr. Howard Carroll, ‘43 – Service
  • Elsie Hey Baye, ‘66 – Service
  • Cleo Mulloy Grogan, ‘36 – Service
  • Tom Bierer, ‘73 – Service
  • Fr. Bernard Portz, ‘38 – Service
  • Clete Natz, ‘26 – Service
  • Mark Barnett, ‘72 -Service
  • Rick Lynch, ‘79- Service
  • Bro. Fulgence Dougherty, ‘40 – Service
  • David Green, ‘53 – Service
  • Tom Walsh, ‘66 – Service
  • Mary Margaret Toohey DeLorenzo, ‘48 – Service
  • Cathy Brzica Bruggeman, ’68 – Service
  • Msgr. Steve Barnett, ‘62 – Service
  • Terrence R. Caster, ‘49 – Service
  • Bob Monahan, ‘50 – Service
  • Michael H. Harris, ‘68 – Service
  • Dr. George Louis Barnett, ‘42 – Service
  • Sue Glenn Ruiter, ‘65 – Service
  • Rosie Holmes Shafer ’56 – Service
  • Michael Roche ’66 – Service
  • Don Dougherty ’48 – Service
  • Archbishop Thomas E. Gullickson ’68 – Service
  • Fr. Jim Barnett ‘56 – Service
  • Richard Engler ‘68 – Service
  • Steve Metli ’63 – Service
  • Gerald Toohey ’50 – Service
  • Marjorie Smith Tapken ’52 – Service
  • Gil Koetzle ’70 – Service
  • Dr. James Kemp, ’68 – Service
  • Tom Wingert, ’78 – Service
  • Tom Vander Woude, ’60 – Service
  • Bill Earley, ’61 – Service
  • Lori Strasser Poppinga, ’88 – Service
  • Jim Josten, ’73 – Service
  • Maxine Barnett, ‘60 – Service
  • Sr. Meg Walsh, ‘76 – Service
  • Barb Mork Sandoval, ’79 – Service
  • P. Daniel Donohue, ’67 – Service
  • Fanette Steele Stewart, ’53 – Service
  • Mary Lou Hunter Scott, ’55 – Service
  • Gene Abdallah, ’54 – Service
  • Fr. James Bream, ’56 – Service

Academics

  • Dr. Michael P. Ford, ’74 – Academics
  • John McGreevy, ’82 – Academics
  • Dr. Steve Wallner, ‘63 – Academics
  • Dr. Joseph Kreitzer, ‘69 – Academics
  • William Joe Burns, ’54 – Academics
  • Jim Ignowski, ’80 – Academics
  • Dr. Mary Jo Freeman Kreitzer, ’70 – Academics