Milne Alumni December
December 15, 2009
by Judy Koblintz Madnick,
Dear Milne Alumni and
In this issue:
* Faculty Listing
* Holiday Greeting from Arleen Susser Blackstone,
* Class of 1960 50th Reunion
* Class of 1970 40th Reunion
* Sad News
received an email from Ellen SIEGAL Ossofsky, '52, that
provided me with two faculty members' names, Ms.
Florence Raanes (Latin) and Mr. Vincent Popolizio (Art). When I
searched for Florence Raanes on the Web, I found a State
College News edition that contained information regarding
several "new" Milne faculty members, in particular,
their educational background. I have added a few links to the
Milne Faculty page and would love to
find links for other faculty members. But I can't do
everything!! Perhaps one or more of you would like to help find
links that would allow us to learn more about our Milne
GREETING FROM ARLEEN SUSSER BLACKSTONE,
receive this Christmas 'Card-ey'
We'll be preparing for a Birthday Party.
On January 2, Mom will be among
Those who turn 100 years young!!
love to travel, sightsee and such,
Sometimes we're away far too much.
Alabama thrice, Vancouver/Seattle, Santa Fe,
There's still more that we have to
are members of POWERtalk ITC
Our Conference in Destin by the sea.
Highlight was Ed Hubbard's inspiring speech
"At your lowest depths, upward look and r e a c
Balvens at Eglin for a three day meeting;
A perfect time for reminiscing and eating.
Friendship from Okinawa after many years
Art, Terry & Lyndi began in similar
took us to Vancouver three days;
Met Gerrit then our Alaska cruise got under way.
Startling change of plans, we now think back
To docking in Juneau and Art's heart
God was with us every leg of the trip,
Lifelined to Seattle via Juneau from ship.
Bahamas friends prayed us on our way,
Love displayed, more than words can say.
surgery, hospitalized 13 days, no more;
Nurse escort accompanied us right to our front door.
Rehab and therapy really bringing Art along
God predestined each step - we're where we
later we were off again;
Drive to Biloxi, dinner with friends
Flight to Albuquerque and drive to Santa Fe,
Caracas classmates absent, see them another
physical therapy - he's nearing his goal;
At the golf course he hits buckets of balls.
Has played neither nine or eighteen yet,
But he'll do it in 2010, you can
That's a wrap - year
Two Thousand and Nine.
Mom will speak to 3rd graders yet another time.
We wish you Blessings and Holidays of mirth.
Celebrate Hanukkah and our Saviour's birth.
CLASS OF 1960 50TH
The Class of 1960 is currently ramping up for its 50th
reunion. Carolyn Lannon is organizing, with help from several
other classmates. If any members of the 1960 class see this
announcement, please contact Carolyn.
CLASS OF 1970 40TH REUNION
The Class of 1970 is planning a 40th reunion
for July 23, 24, and 25. "Stay tuned"
for further information.
husband of Ann GRAHAM Carter, Class of 1946, passed away on
November 21, 2009.
Hiltz, Class of 1961, passed away on November 26, 2009.
Towle, brother of Sharon TOWLE Warejko, passed away on
December 7, 2009.
Thanks to all of you for
your interest in Milne Alumni activities.
Judy (Koblintz) Madnick, '61
For contact information, see the Milne Alumni homepage: www.albany.edu/~milne/
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