Roosevelt High School

Class of 1962

50th Reunion 1962-2012

~ Class of 1962 Alums Do It Again! ~

Our 50th Reunion on August 10-12, was definitely a Success.  View the 50th Reunion photos on the next five pages.

Our 50th Reunion paved the way for the following rewarding Mini-Events! *** Mini-Events are pictured below. ***
"It wa
s you who were at the reunion that made it so great . . . the smiles, laughs, hugs, handshakes, conversations, renewed friendships, and in the aftermath, more get-togethers, lunches, etc.  Let's keep it going.  Stay in touch with the committee and share with us your ideas, suggestions, etc. for future events.  C. Quinn"
An awesome start to building future memories!



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~ Please revisit this class website page from time to time to receive current information. ~




MEMORY BOOK

 

         

    We still have some Memory Books available for purchase:
Cost:  $25
60 colorful pages
8-1/2" x 11"

Contact David Lindquist:  dglindquist@me.com
 



50th REUNION DVD



90-minute remembrance of the event
Many classmate interviews

 Still available for purchase.  Call 1-800-654-8277 for additional information.

 



Did anyone else take 50th Reunion photos that they would like to see on the website?
Candids . . . Cheerleaders . . . Rockettes?




POST-REUNION MINI-EVENTS
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Luncheon @ Al Baker's
Eagan

Shirley (Dahlberg) Heurung, Sandy (Bosshard) Rasmusson, Mary (Tholen) Bielefeldt.
Seated:  Adrianne (Leibrock) Sampson. 
PHOTO:  Adrianne Sampson, 8/20/12



 


Golf Outing @ Brookview
Golden Valley


(1)

     

(1)                          (2)
(Both photos 1 & 2 + large photo above)  Standing:  Colin Quinn, Dick Runman, Paul Lamberger, Bill Flikeid, Steve Myhre ('64), Paul Martin, Jeff Grates (Voc.), Jim Fritz, Jim Broms, Mike Strauss
(Both photos 1 & 2 + large photo above)  Kneeling:  Janis Jagers, Russ Fischer, Dave M. Lee, Steve Fredell, Dick Swenson, Dave Benolkin ('63)

       
(3)                          (4)                          (5)                          (6)
(3) Janis Jagers, Mike Strauss, Jim Broms, Jeff Grates (Voc.).  (4)  Dick Swenson, Steve Fredell, Dave Benolkin ('63), Colin Quinn
(5)  Dick Runman, Russ Fischer, Paul Lamberger, Bill Flikeid.  (6) Steve Myhre ('64), Dave M. Lee, Jim Fritz, Paul Martin. 
 

 



19th Hole @ Park Tavern

  
(7)                         (8)
(7) Clockwise:  Dan Myhre, Paul Martin, Jim Fritz, Jim Forsland, John Christopherson, Dick Swenson, Steve Fredell, Jeff Grates (Voc.- in background), Mike Strauss, Dave M. Lee.
(8) Dick Swenson, Janis Jagers, Jim Broms, Paul Lamberger, Dave Benolkin ('63).
PHOTOS:  Colin Quinn, 9/10/12
 



Memory Book Proofing @ Colin's


David Lindquist, Sandy (Larson) Conboy, Lani (Greenfield) Covey
PHOTO:  Colin Quinn, 9/12/12
 


Kindergarten Pals @ Buster's
(formerly Lake Inn)


Jim Fritz, Colin Quinn, Tom Lyons
PHOTO:  Colin Quinn, 9/21/12



Party of Five @ Doolittle's
Eagan


Standing:  Sandy (Bosshard) Rasmusson, Kathe (Erickson) Magadance.
Seated:  Adrianne (Leibrock) Sampson, Shirley (Dahlberg) Heurung, Sally (Shedlov) Lovelace.
PHOTO:  Adrianne Sampson, 9/26/12


 



Alum & Wife @ Arizona Golf Resort
RHS all-class reunion in Mesa, AZ

     
Karen & Dick Carrington, 2/19/13
 


"Red Dog" Card Club

(2)


     
(1)                          (2)                         (3)
(1)  Clockwise: Gordy Peters (SHS '62), Steve Fredell, Cliff Berg, Bill Flikeid (standing), Paul Lamberger, Jim Forsland.  Harold Bergquist & Mike Strauss with backs to camera.
(2)
Russ Fischer, Donovan Ellendson, Dick Swenson, Dick Trumble ('61), Terry Hayes, Pat Keenan.
(3) Seated: Jim Forsland, Harold Bergquist.  Standing: Donovan Ellendson, Bill Flikeid, Rick Forbes, Ron O'Heron, Terry Hayes.
PHOTOS:  Colin Quinn, @ Donovan's home, 5/4/13


Corcoran/Folwell/Roosevelt/South Alums @
 Green Mill in Bloomington

Standing:  Linda (Opsahl) Wilkes, Barb (Heyer) Preese, Sandy (Bosshard) Rasmusson, Shirley (Dahlberg) Heurung,
Seated:  Adrianne (Leibrock) Sampson, Donna (Johnson) Allen - SHS.
Lots of fun and good conversation     PHOTO:  Kathe (Erickson) Magadance, 6/13/13


 


Three Dear "Old" Friends @ Pizza Luc
Richfield



Kathe (Erickson) Magadance, Mary Lynn (Olson) Anderson, Linda (Opsahl) Wilkes
PHOTO:  Kathe Magadance Fall, 2012
 



Golf Outing @ Brookview Golf Course               "Nineteenth Hole" @ Park Tavern
Golden Valley                                                                    St. Louis Park


Dan Myhre, Paul Lamberger, Jim Fritz
PHOTOS:  Colin Quinn 9/9/13

     

(2)                            (3)                            (4)
(2)  Tom Haiker, Dave Benolkin ('63), Janis Jagers
(3)  John Christopherson, Jim Broms, Dave M. Lee
(4)  Ron Noble, Jim Forsland
 



"Friends Back Together" @ Chianti Grill
Burnsville

Linda (Opsahl) Wilkes, Bonnie (Drogseth) Rosenquist, Kathe (Erickson) Magadance, Mary Lynn (Olson) Anderson
PHOTO:  Kathe Magadance 9/13/13
 



Holiday Luncheon 2013


 

These photos were taken at the 4th Annual Teddy Holiday Luncheon organized by Ron Naslund ('61).  It was held this year at Biaggi's Ristorante Italiano in Eden Prairie on November 26, 2013. 

Attending were about 70 guys, mostly from the classes of '59 to '62.  Attendees from the class of 1962 were:  Cliff Berg, Donovan Ellendson, Steve Fredell, Dick Hanson, Pat Keenan, Colin Quinn,
and Dick Swenson. 

Others in attendance were:  Bill Bakken ('61), Bill Bigelow ('61), Bill Bowler ('61), Jim Bradshaw ('61), Duane Christopherson ('61), Terry Cooney ('59), John Corcoran ('61), Ron Docken ('66), Gerald (Woody) Ellendson ('59), Gary Engfer ('61), Tom Engfer ('59), Rob Englund ('61), Howard Engnell (61), Tom Fischer ('60), Mike Gaynor ('59), Gerry Guptill ('61), Phil Hafvenstein ('61), Steve Hall ('67), Tom Hall ('59), Jeff Halldorson ('60), Bill Hanson ('61), Mike Harrison ('60), Chuck Hausker ('60), Don Hedlund ('61), Roger (Harold) Hendrickson ('61), Denny Hoff ('61), Steve Hollingsworth ('60), Dick Johnson (
'59/'61), Ken Jeddeloh ('59), Dave Kahn ('58), Mike Keeler (60), Denny Knapp ('59), Leo Kurtz ('60), Frank Lang (?), Jean La Place (?), Bill Mahn ('61), Tom Marty ('60), Maurice (Stokes) Mc Inerny ('61), Bob Miller (?), Jim Miller'61), Dave Mona ('61), Dick Montroy ('61), Ron Naslund ('61), Dale Nelson ('60), Eugene (Gene) Nelson ('61), Bill Newfield (DLS '61), Bob Nordstrom ('49), Jon Nordstrom ('63), Jim Norwick ('55), Don Olson ('60), Ron Pederson ('60), Steve Price ('67), Sante Peschiutta ('60), Duane Ramberg ('59), John Ramberg ('60), Wayne Rixmann (CHS '62), Jim Rook ('61), Charlie Rudsdil ('59), Jack Schuster ('59), Dick Slachta ('59), Dave Svendsen ('60), Ed Thompson (St. TMS '61), Roger Toft ('61), Bruce Wakefield ('59), Roger Wenschlag ('59), Pat Westrum ('66), and Mike Zgodava ('60).


The photos were taken by:  Jim Miller ('61) and John Corcoran ('61).

~ Photo Gallery ~
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Use your "back arrow" before selecting another photo.  Caption text appears when you rest the pointer on the image.

 


"Red Dog" Game 2014



Left side of table:  Cliff Berg, Dick Swenson, Dick Trumble ('61), Gordy Peters (SHS '62), Rick Kragness ('63), Jim Forsland (back to camera), Steve Fredell (opposite end of table).
Standing in back:  Mike Strauss, Pat Keenan, Ron Noble, Dave M. Lee, Bill Flikeid.
Right side of table:  Paul Lamberger, Warren Scamp, Harold Bergquist, Terry Hayes, Al O'Neill (Edina '63), Donovan Ellendson, Ron O'Heron, Dave Lindquist.  Photo:  Colin Quinn, @ Cliff's home 5/4/14.

 



Friends Reunite on River
St. Croix


Linda (Opsahl) Wilkes, Bonnie (Drogseth) Rosenquist, Kathe (Erickson) Magadance, Mary Lynn (Olson) Anderson
PHOTO:  Kathe Magadance 6/23/14
 



ROSY TECH HACKERS
Golf Outing @ Valleywood Golf Course
Eagan



Standing:  Al O'Neill (Edina '63), Ken Nielsen, Donovan Ellendson, Jim Fritz, Bill Flikeid, Mike Strauss, Paul Martin, Jim Broms, Ron O'Heron, Steve Myhre ('64), Dave M. Lee.
Kneeling:  Hans Jagers, Jim Forsland, Paul Lamberger, Colin Quinn, Steve Fredell, Cliff Berg. 
 
PHOTOS:  Colin Quinn 9/8/14


In back:  Mike Strauss, Dave M. Lee
Seated L to R:  Cliff Berg, Ken Nielsen, Hans Jagers, Jim Broms, Jim Forsland
Back to camera:  Warren Scamp
Standing at right:  Jim Fritz


L to R:  Paul Martin, Cliff Berg, Ken Nielsen


L to R:  Tom Haiker, Russ Fischer, Bill Flikeid, Steve Fredell, Gordy Peters, Paul Martin
Backs to camera:  Dave Benolkin ('63), Paul Lamberger, Sandy Benolkin




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Table for Eight
Jr. & Sr. High Pals @ Houlihan's
Richfiield



Standing:  Donna (Johnson) Allen - SHS, Shirley (Coffitt) Willetts, Mary Etta (Rorris) Litsheim, Sally (Shedlov) Lovelace, Linda (Opsahl) Wilkes.
Seated:  Sandy (Bosshard) Rasmusson, Adrianne (Leibrock) Sampson, Shirley (Dahlberg) Heurung.
PHOTO:  Ade (Leibrock) Sampson, 10/29/14
 



Holiday Luncheon 2014


 

These photos were taken at the 5th Annual Teddy Holiday Luncheon organized by Ron Naslund ('61).  It was held this year at Biaggi's Ristorante Italiano in Eden Prairie on November 25, 2014. 

Sixty-six guys attended the luncheon this year, mostly from the classes of '59 to '62.  Attendees from the class of 1962 were:  Steve Fredell, Dick Hanson, Pat Keenan, Colin Quinn, and Dick Swenson. 

Others in attendance were:  Ernie Andrews ('61), Bill Bakken ('61), Bill Bigelow ('61), Jim Bradshaw ('61), Terry Cooney ('59), John Corcoran ('61), Pat Cronin ('61), Ron Docken ('66), Gary Engfer ('61), Ron Faanes ('59), Gary Frazier ('58), Jim Frazier ('61), Mike Gaynor ('59), Mike Gorman ('61), Gerry Guptill ('61), Phil Hafvenstein ('61), Jon Hall ('63), Steve Hall ('67), Tom Hall ('59), Jeff Halldorson ('60), Bill Hanson ('61), Mike Harrison ('60), Chuck Hausker ('60), Arnie Hendrickson ('63), Roger (Harold) Hendrickson ('61), John Herre ('61), Denny Hoff ('61), Bob Iverson ('60), Ken Jeddeloh ('59), Dick Johnson ('61), Mike Keeler (60), Denny Knapp ('59), Leo Kurtz ('60), Frank Lang (DLS '61), Mike Marcy ('60), Jim Miller ('61), Mike Mountain (DLS '61), Ron Naslund ('61), Dale Nelson ('60), Eugene (Gene) Nelson ('61), Bill Newfield (DLS'61), Don Olson ('60), Ron Pederson ('60), Sante Peschiutta ('60), Steve Price ('67), Duane Ramberg ('59), John Ramberg ('60), Wayne Rixmann (CHS '62), Jim Rook ('61), Charlie Rudsdil ('59), Jack Schuster ('59), Dick Slachta ('59), Dave Svendsen ('60), Ed Thompson (St. TMS '61), Bruce Wakefield ('59), Roger Wenschlag ('59), Pat Westrum ('66), and Mike Zgodava ('60).


The photos were taken by:  John Corcoran ('61) and Jim Miller ('61).

~ Photo Gallery ~
Click each photo once to enlarge.  Click a second time to enlarge again.
Use your "back arrow" before selecting another photo.  Caption text appears when you rest the pointer on the image.

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Catching Up on Old Times
Town Hall Lanes (formerly, Skylane Bowling)
 5019 34th Ave. S., Minneapolis  



Ron Noble, Jim Fritz, and Dave M. Lee
PHOTO:  Jim Fritz, New Years, 2015

 




 








"I went to my high school reunion over the weekend. 
Some of my classmates changed so much that
they didn't even recognize me."




 

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