1969 - 50th Reunion

Welcome to your Reunion class page. This will be your source for information and updates about your upcoming Reunion. Please continue to check back often. If you have any questions, please contact Ruth Andrews, Director of Leadership Gifts, at andrewsr@wra.net or 330-650-9700. We look forward to celebrating with you in June!

Complete the 50th Reunion Directory questionnaire


Reunion Committee

  • Ham Amer
  • George Brooks
  • Hank Holtkamp
  • Terry Keith
  • Bob McCulloch
  • Tom Seligson
  • Tim Warner
  • Mark Welshimer

Planning to Come

Please contact your Reunion Committee or the Advancement Office to add your name to this list.

  • Spence Burton
  • Bruce Conger
  • Charlie Firke
  • Rick Hays
  • Marty Hoke
  • Hank Holtkamp
  • Terry Keith
  • Clifton Maze
  • Bob McCulloch
  • Tom Seligson
  • Tim Warner
  • Mark Welshimer

Officially Registered

  • Ham Amer
  • George Brooks
  • Bob Emmerich
  • Roger Newberry
  • Jack Purse
  • George Rosic
  • Jeff Sherman
  • Mark Weidenmann

Schedule of Events

THURSDAY, JUNE 6

Special 50th Reunion Dinner
The Blue Canyon
8960 Wilcox Drive
Twinsburg OH 44087

Cocktails at 6 p.m.
Dinner at 7 p.m.

FRIDAY, JUNE 7

8:30 a.m. | 17th Annual Scholarship Golf Classic | Country Club of Hudson
10 a.m. – 7 p.m. | Registration Open | Ellsworth Hall, Hospitality Headquarters
11 a.m. - 12 p.m. Admissions Conversation with Jenni Biehn, Director of Enrollement Management, President's House Terrace
12:15 p.m - 1:15 p.m. Lunch, Ellsworth Dining Room
2 p.m. - 3 p.m. Dean of Students and Dean of Faculty Conversation with Wendy Skinner, Dean of Students, and Kate Meuller, Dean of Faculty, The Ong Library
6 p.m. | Welcome Back Reception & All Class Dinner | Ellsworth Hall

SATURDAY, JUNE 8

7 – 9 a.m. | Breakfast available | Ellsworth Hall
8 a.m. – 4 p.m. | Registration Open | Ellsworth Hall, Hospitality Headquarters
9 a.m. | Annual Señor Fun Run & Memorial 5k | WRA Stadium
9 - 11 a.m.| Brick Row Quad Tour | New renovations at Seymour Hall, The Wang Innovation Center, President's House
11 a.m. – noon | WRA Today Program | Chapel
Noon – 1:30 p.m. | Celebrate Reserve Family Picnic | Ellsworth Lawn Main Tent
2 p.m. | Alumni Soccer Game | Behind Ellsworth Hall, Varsity Field
5 p.m. | Registration Reopens
6 p.m. – midnight | Reunion Gala -- Cocktail Receptions, Class Photos & Dinners. The 50th Reunion dinner will be held in Wilson Hall.
9:45 p.m. | American Fireworks Display

SUNDAY, JUNE 9

8 – 11 a.m. | Farewell Brunch | Ellsworth Hall

ACCOMMODATIONS

On Campus:
Special 50th Reunion Headquarters
The "A"

Off Campus:
Hilton Garden Inn (5.6 miles from WRA)
8971 Wilcox Drive
Twinsburg, OH 44087
330-405-4488 mention you are with Western Reserve Academy to receive the special rate of $92/night.

Shuttle Service will be provided between the Hilton Garden Inn and campus throughout the weekend.

Honor Roll of Donors

Thank you to all alumni who have given to WRA in honor of Reunion 2019.
As of March 25, 2019

  • Ham Amer
  • Kent Borges
  • George Brooks
  • Bob Emmerich
  • Marty Hoke
  • Hank Holtkamp
  • Terry Keith
  • Bob McCulloch
  • Roger Newberry
  • Jack Purse
  • George Rosic
  • Tom Seligson
  • Jeff Sherman
  • Tim Warner
  • Mark Welshimer


Reserve Heritage Society Members

Have you included WRA in your estate plan? If so, please let us know and we will add your name to the growing number of classmates who have done the same:

  • Tom Seligson
  • Tim Warner
Additionally, should you wish to share a conservative estimate of your planned gift, the amount can be added to your class giving totals.

If you have not included WRA in your estate plans, please consider doing so. It is a wonderful way to ensure that tomorrow’s students have the same extraordinary experiences and opportunities as our current students.

You may contact Tony Pasiak in our Advancement Office at 330-650-9758 or pasiaka@wra.net with any questions, to join the Reserve Heritage Society or should you wish to share information about your planned gift.

Lost Alumni

  • Bob Ball
  • Bill Collins
  • Tim Eaton
  • Donald Erskine
  • David Gauriloff
  • Jake Herms
  • Gerald Lewis
  • Rob Pilskaln
  • Erich Wolters

If you know how to reach a lost alumnus or have other information on their whereabouts, please contact Lisa Rapaszky in the Advancement Office at 330-342-9674 or rapaszkyl@wra.net.