PAST Events


65th Reunion Registration is Open - check the Reunions page for the Schedule of Class events

Information packets have been mailed to all Classmates.  Send your Registration form and full payment to Class Treasurer George Towner.
NOTE:  Correct mailing address is 3440 S Jefferson St. [not 3340].


May 6, 2017 - Donald M. Malehorn Memorial Celebration of Life

The Class received the following information from Don's son, Bob Malehorn.  
Donald M. Malehorn Memorial Celebration of Life - My father had two things he loved to celebrate every day with family or friends; cocktail hour and ice cream.  We are hosting a memorial celebration of his life by having a cocktail party with hors d'oeuvres, followed by and ice cream social. Please join us.  Saturday, May 6th from 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Westin Governor Morrris, 2 Whippany Rd., Morristown NJ 07960.  In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory can be made to the Morris Education Foundation:  Morris Education Foundation c/o Morristown High School 50 Early Street, Morristown, NJ 07960 Or at: www.morrisedfoundation.org.  I look forward to seeing many of you at his memorial.  Bob Malehorn

April 26, 2017
The Memorial Service for George Newlin will be Wednesday, April 26th at 1:00 pm at the Princeton Friends Meeting, 470 Quaker Road, Princeton. Service is in traditional Quaker format - silent meditation with all attendees welcome to speak - and will last a little over an hour

April 24, 2017
The spring luncheon of the Triangle Area ’52 group will be Monday, April 24, noon-2:00, Parizade Restaurant board room.  As per tradition, wives and a guest speaker are cordially invited.

Tuesday December 6, 2016
Washington DC Area Regional Luncheon, 1 p.m. at Washington Golf & Country Club, Arlington, VA.  Contact George Towner for more information.

October 22, 2016 Saturday
Executive Committee Fall Meeting . . . and
Join the Alumni Association of Princeton University to cheer on the Princeton Football Team as they beat Harvard!   

Saturday, October 22, 11:00 a.m. - 12:45 p.m., Annual Tiger Tailgate, Fine Plaza, 1:00 p.m. Game Kickoff.  Lunch and refreshments are provided with reserved seating by class/graduate alumni. For planning purposes, advance registration is greatly appreciated, so please encourage your classmates to RSVP!  Go Tigers!

October 8, 2016 Saturday - Tigers Tackle Hoyas: Princeton vs Georgetown (Football Game and Tailgate) 
Princeton Club of Washington - Come to the tailgate for the Princeton vs. Georgetown game on October 8th... enjoy all you can eat/drink, Princeton University Band and other entertainment, and much more! Activities for the entire family!

October 4, 2016 Tuesday
Washington DC Area Regional Luncheon, 1 p.m. at Washington Golf & Country Club, Arlington, VA.  Contact George Towner for more information.

August 16, 2016 Tuesday
Washington DC Area Regional Luncheon, 1 p.m. at Washington Golf & Country Club, Arlington, VA.  Contact George Towner for more information

July 30, 2016 Saturday
Memorial service for Trueman "Ted" Martin in Crestline, California.

July 13, 2016 Wednesday
Philadelphia Area Regional Luncheon, at Foulkeways at Gwynned, PA.  Contact George Aman for more information.

June 30, 2016 Thursday
A memorial celebration of Tink (Mrs. Joseph L.) Bolster's life will be held next Thursday, June 30 at 11:30 am in the Princeton University Chapel, Princeton, NJ..

June 21, 2016 Tuesday
Washington DC Area Regional Luncheon, 1 p.m. at Washington Golf & Country Club, Arlington, VA.  Contact George Towner for more information.

June 8, 2016 Wednesday
Memorial Service for Robert Paul Zabel will be held on Wednesday, June 8, 2016, at 3:00 pm, at Kenilworth Union Church, 211 Kenilworth Ave, Kenilworth, IL 60043, with a Reception at Indian Hill Club, Winnetka, IL, to follow. Info: www.donnellanfuneral.com or (847)675-1990. In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired, 700 Elm St., Winnetka, Il. 60093, www.hadley.edu

April 16, 2016 Saturday
A CELEBRATION OF LIFE IN MEMORY OF HAROLD HENRY SAUNDERS - Carol Saunders sent this invitation to the Class:  
I hope you will be able to join us at Hal's memorial service, Saturday, April 16, 11 am at St. Dunstan's Episcopal Church, 1830 Kirby Rd, McLean, VA 22101. A reception in the ballroom of the new Community Building here at Vinson Hall will follow.  I have reserved a block of rooms at nearby Staybridge Suites for those who might wish to come Friday or leave on Sunday to enjoy the many DC museums easily accessed by Metro.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Sustained Dialogue Institute he founded - a 501(c)(3):  Sustained Dialogue Institute, 444 N. Capitol St., Suite 434, Washington, DC 20001.  I think it would be appropriate and a great conversation ice breaker if classmates wore the awning", (our reunion jacket).

April 11, 2016 Monday
Triangle Area [North Carolina] Regional Luncheon will have a guest speaker.

April 2, 2016 Saturday
A service in celebration of the life of Bruce Warren Johnson will be held on Saturday, April 2 at 11 a.m. at St Mary's Episcopal Church, 3055 Main Street, Barnstable, MA. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the St Mary's Garden Fund, P.O. Box 395, Barnstable, MA. 02630.

February 20, 2016 Saturday
Alumni Day / Service of Remembrance, on campus.

January 16, 2016 Saturday
Memorial service for Bill Long on Saturday, January 16th, 11:00 AM at the Bradley Funeral Home, 345 Main Street, Chatham, NJ at 12:30 PM, with a reception at same location until 2:00 PM.

January 8, 2016 Friday
Washington DC Area Regional Luncheon, 1 p.m. at Washington Golf & Country Club, Arlington, VA.  Contact George Towner for more information.

November 26, 2015 Thursday
Thanksgiving Day - 
a good time to reach out to a classmate and share memories of your time together at Princeton.  

November 4, 2015 Wednesday
Philadelphia Area Regional Luncheon at Merion Cricket Club.  Contact George Aman for more information.

November 3, 2015 Tuesday [Election Day]
Washington DC Area Regional Luncheon, 1 p.m. at Washington Golf & Country Club, Arlington, VA.  Contact George Towner for more information.

October 28, Wednesday,  at 3 PM 
A memorial service for George S. Heyer, Jr., will be held in Austin at All Saints Episcopal Church in Houston, TX. at 3:00PM on Wednesday October 28th followed by a reception at Tarry House.  In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to the Austin Symphony, the Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Saint Paul�s Church (Nantucket), the Nantucket Conservation Foundation, or the Nantucket Historical Association.

October 20, Tuesday,  at 1:30 PM
A graveside service for family and friends of George S. Heyer, Jr., will be held at Glenwood Cemetery in Houston, TX at 1:30PM on Tuesday October 20th.

October 19, 2015 Monday 
Ed Tiryakian writes that the Triangle Area '52 group [North Carolina] will inaugurate its 9th year with a lunch on October 19th  at the Parizade Restaurant, 2200 West Main Street in Durham, North Carolina.   A Princeton Ph.D. will be the speaker on "The Middle East in Turmoil".  All are welcome.

October 17, Saturday,  at 6 PM
Princeton Nassoon Alums to Perform in DC
Free Concert at the Navy Memorial Auditorium
Nassoon alumni of the 50�s and 60�s who have been singing together annually for the past 18 years will be performing the close harmony a cappella songs from the repertoire of their undergraduate years at 6 pm on Saturday, October 17 at a FREE concert at the Navy Memorial auditorium, 701 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC. 

October 12, 2015 Monday 
A memorial service for Patrick McEvoy "Mac" Cromwell will be held at 2 p.m. Oct. 12 in the chapel of St. Mary's Seminary & University, 5400 Roland Ave., Baltimore, MD.

October 3, 2015 Saturday
There will be an Executive Committee meeting on Saturday afternoon, October 3rd at 2 PM at the Nassau Inn, room to be announced. This obviously coincides with our on campus Mini Reunion of October 1 through 4 and will replace our normally scheduled Fall meeting.

October 1-4, 2015 Thursday-Sunday
Class of '52 Mini Reunion at Princeton University.  Headquarters will be at the Nassau Inn.  Columbia football game on Friday night, October 2nd. Click here for full details and registration information.

September 9, 2015 Wednesday
Washington DC Area Regional Luncheon at 1:00 pm, Washington Golf & Country Club, Arlington, VA.  Contact George Towner at townerlawoffice@att.net. 

August 1, 2015 Saturday
A Memorial Service for 
Don Oberdorfer, where friends and family can share remembrances of Don, will be held at Ingleside at Rock Creek, 3050 Military Rd., N.W., Washington, DC at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, August 1, 2015 with a reception, also at Ingleside, to follow. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that those wishing to make contributions in Don's honor donate to the Class of 1952 Memorial Fund, Princeton University, Alumni and Donor Records, P.O. Box 5357, Princeton, NJ, 08540; or Johns Hopkins University, sent care of the U.S.-Korea Institute, 1717 Massachusetts Avenue N.W., 6th Floor, Washington, DC 20036. - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/washingtonpost/obituary.

May 29-31, 2015  Friday-Sunday
63rd Annual Reunion at the University.  Check "Did You Know" column below for Important Transportation Information!!! 
     Princetoniana "Take It or Leave It” Tent at Annual Reunion Get your paws on another alum’s unwanted Princeton memorabilia! Rather than discarding your unwanted, small Princeton collectibles and apparel, bring them to the new "Take It or Leave It” tent at Reunions [in May] so that they can be discovered by another alum or guest who will treasure them. Items not claimed by a new owner by 9:00 PM on Saturday will be disposed of. Leaving an item does not entitle giver to an acknowledgment of donation and receipts will not be given. To 9:00 PM. Sponsored by the Alumni Council Committee on Princetoniana and the Alumni Council Committee on Reunions.East Pyne, South Lawn Tent.  Mibs Southerland, Office of Alumni Affairs.     
     For 
Alumni Day, parking and transportation information is available here: http://alumni.princeton.edu/goinback/alumniday/transportation/

May 5, 2015  Tuesday
Washington DC Area Regional Luncheon at 1:00 pm, Washington Golf & Country Club, Arlington, VA.  Contact George Towner at townerlawoffice@att.net.

April 24, 2015 Friday
A memorial service for Chuck Hemminger will be held at Edwards Church, 297 Main Street,Northampton, MA, at 3:00 pm.  Chuck requested that Memorial gifts be made to Princeton.

April 21, 2015 Tuesday
A memorial service for 
Paul Piret will be held at Gulf Beach Presbyterian Church on Tuesday, April 21, 2014 at 4 p.m. Expressions of sympathy may be submitted or viewed online at www.kentforestlawn.com.

April 18, 2015 Saturday
A memorial service for Charlie Schaefer will be held at Abington Baptist Church, 1501 Huntingdon Road, Abington, PA, at 2:00 pm. The service will be followed by a reception at the nearby Huntingdon Valley Country Club..Directions:  From PA Turnpike go south on Route 611; after 2.5 miles turn left onto Old Welch Road.  After 0.8 miles turn right onto Huntingdon Road. Soon you will see a brick church on left

April 15, 2015
A memorial service for John Bryan will be held at St. James' Church, 865 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10021 on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 1:00 pm EDT. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in John's memory to the Central Park Conservancy or the New York Philharmonic.

March 31, 2015
DC Area Regional Luncheon, 1:00 p.m., Washington Golf & Country Club.  Contact George Towner at townerlawoffice@att.net

March 27, 2015
Memorial Service for Dan Duffield will be on March 27, 2015 at 2:00 pm at Quantico National cemetery, Quantico, Virginia.  In lieu of flowers please make a donation to the USA, The Wounded Warriors Project or the Toys for Tots program.

February 24, 2015
Princeton Night at Princeton Club of New York, 15 West 43rd St, NYC, featuring Keynote Speaker Eric Schmidt '76, Vice Chair of Google, Inc. and former Trustee of Princeton.   To register or for more information, visit: http://www.princetonclub.com/princetonnight2015

February 21, 2015
Alumni Day on Campus - Designed to give alumni a glimpse of campus life when the University is in session, Alumni Day was first observed on Lincoln's birthday in 1915. - See more at: http://alumni.princeton.edu/goinback/alumniday/2015  Visit the Alumni Day 2015 website to register and view the full schedule of events.

February 21, 2015
Alumni Day on Campus - Designed to give alumni a glimpse of campus life when the University is in session, Alumni Day was first observed on Lincoln's birthday in 1915. - See more at: http://alumni.princeton.edu/goinback/alumniday/2015  Visit the Alumni Day 2015 website to register and view the full schedule of events.

February 20, 2015
The Class of '52 Executive Committee will meet on Friday, February 20, at 3:00 pm in the Helm Building on campus.

February 10, 2015
Alumni Gathering in Sr. Louis:  Alumni and parents are invited to gatherings around the globe with President Christopher L. Eisgruber '83. Reception and dinner beginning at 6:00 p.m., The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis, Ballroom, 100 Carondelet Plaza, St. Louis, MO.  Business attire: orange and black encouraged.  No charge. Online registration at https://events.princeton.edu/singapore, or 609-258-3566.

February 5, 2015
DC Area Regional Luncheon, 1:00 p.m., Washington Golf & Country Club.  Contact George Towner at townerlawoffice@att.net

January 8, 2015
DC Area Regional Luncheon, 1:00 p.m., Washington Golf & Country Club.  Contact George Towner at townerlawoffice@att.net 

December 30, 2014
Alumni Gathering in Israel:  Alumni and parents are invited to gatherings around the globe with President Christopher L. Eisgruber '83. Reception and dinner beginning at 6:15 p.m., The Ritz-Carlton, Herliya, Ballroom 2nd floor, 4 Hashunit St., Herzliya, Pituauch, Israel.  Business attire: orange and black encouraged.  No charge. Online registration at https://events.princeton.edu/singapore, or 609-258-3566.

December 23, 2014
Memorial Mass for John LaGrua at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, December 23rd at Our Lady Chapel, The Church of St. Ignatius Loyola, 980 Park Avenue, New York City 10025.

December 15, 2014
Alumni Gathering in Portland, Oregon:  Alumni and parents are invited to gatherings around the globe with President Christopher L. Eisgruber '83. Reception and dinner beginning at 6:30 p.m., The Nines, Ballroom, 525 SW Morrison.  Business attire: orange and black encouraged.  No charge. Online registration at https://events.princeton.edu/singapore, or 609-258-3566.

December 8, 2014
A Memorial Service for John Helm  will be held on Monday, December 8 at 2 pm Central Presbyterian Church, 46 Park Street, Montclair, NJ.   

December 3, 2014
This is to wish you all a very HAPPY THANKSGIVING and to remind you of the upcoming New York Area Class Lunch on December 3rd at the Princeton Club, 15 West 43rd Street, NYC, at around noon. We have 12 definite acceptances plus 3 maybe and look forward to a fun afternoon. We will have our own room on the Forth Floor and the cost remains the same at $55.00 per person. Kindly bring cash or a check payable to Marshall Keating.  

To those who have accepted, thank you for responding,and we look forward to seeing you. For those who have declined you can still come should circumstances change,and if we do not hear from you at his time,we will look forward hopefully to seeing on the next occasion.  Meanwhile all the best to everyone, Marshall

November 21, 2014
Memorial Services for Robert L. Stott will be held at The Community Church of Vero Beach, FL on November 21. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to The Vero Beach Museum of Art, 3001 Riverside Park Drive, Vero Beach, FL 32963 or The Community Church of Vero Beach, 1901 23rd Street, Vero Beach, FL 32960.

November 17, 2014
Philadelphia Area Luncheon, 12:00 noon at the Merion Cricket Club, 325 Montgomery Avenue, Haverford, PA. George Aman advises, "All who are able will want to hear almost-classmate, Jack Bogle, of the almost great Class of 1951. He's a real hero for clarity, achievement and honesty in the financial community."

November 17, 2014
Alumni Gathering in Boston:  Alumni and parents are invited to gatherings around the globe with President Christopher L. Eisgruber '83. Reception and dinner beginning at 6:30 p.m., The Fairmont Copley Plaza, Grand Ballroom 2nd floor, 138 St. James Avenue.  Business attire: orange and black encouraged.  No charge. Online registration at https://events.princeton.edu/singapore, or 609-258-3566.

November 11, 2014 - Veterans Day

November 10, 2014 - Happy 239th Birthday to the Class of '52 Marines

October 29, 2014
DC Area Regional Luncheon, 1:00 p.m., Washington Golf & Country Club.  Contact George Towner at townerlawoffice@att.net 

October 28, 2014
Alumni Gathering in Singapore:  Alumni and parents are invited to gatherings around the globe with President Christopher L. Eisgruber '83. Reception and dinner beginning at 6:30 p.m., Four Seasons Hotel Singapore, Crescent Ballroom 2nd floor, 190 Orchard Boulevard.  Business attire: orange and black encouraged.  No charge. Online registration at https://events.princeton.edu/singapore, or 609-258-3566.

October 27, 2014

The Triangle Area luncheon is October 27th, at the Parizade Restaurant, 2200 West Main Street in Durham, North Carolina.  All classmates and companions are cordially invited.

October 25, 2014
Homecoming Weekend - Princeton v. Harvard









October 24, 2014
The Class of '52 Executive Committee will meet on Friday, October 24, at 3:00 pm in the Helm Building on campus.

September 29, 2014
Sustained Dialogue Institute "From Camp David to Global Dialogue" dinner event, 6-10 p.m., NOTE:  Event has been moved to National Press Club, 529 - 14th St. NW, 13th Floor, Washington, DC. Minimum donation/scholarship rate $40, Suggested donation $75. All proceeds go to the work of the Sustained Dialogue Institute. RSVP Sonia@sustaineddialogue.org.  
Thank you to Steve Rogers for the photo of Hal Saunders speaking at this event.

September 27, 2014
A memorial service for Howard B. Wentz, Jr., will be held Saturday, September 27th at 10:00AM at the First Presbyterian Church of Hawley, 815 Church Street, Hawley, PA 18428.

September 27, 2014
Men's Football v. Davidson (Home)

September 23, 2014
First of nine Alumni Gatherings in Honor of President Eisgruber, this one at National Constitution Center, 525 Arch Street, Philadelphia.  Reception 6 pm; conversation with Pres. Eisgruber led by Mark F. Bernstein '83 at 7 pm. For information, reservations contact alumnievents@princeton.edu or 609-258-3566. 

September 22, 2014
DC Area Regional Luncheon, 1:00 p.m., Washington Golf & Country Club.  Contact George Towner at townerlawoffice@att.net 

September 20, 2014
Men's Football at San Diego (Away)  The Princeton Club of San Diego is sponsoring a Friday Reception and Saturday Tailgate, together with the Princeton Varsity Club and the Princeton Football Association.  More information at their website: www.pcsandiego.org..

August 28, 2014
Visitation for Richard Porter from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, August 28, at Brackett Funeral Home, 29 Federal St., Brunswick. For those unable to attend, condolences to the family may be posted and a "Tribute” of his life viewed at www.brackettfuneralhome.com.  At the request of Mr. Porter, there will be no funeral service. Memorial contributions may be made to Tedford Housing, P.O. Box 958, Brunswick, ME 04011.

July 14, 2014
DC Area Regional Luncheon, 1:00 p.m., Washington Golf & Country Club.

July 12, 2014
A Memorial Service for C. Twiggs Myers is planned for Saturday, July 12 at 11:00 a.m.at Christ Church Episcopal and Trinity Lutheran Church in Sheffield, Mass. There will be a reception following on campus, in the Myers Lobby of Berkshire Hall.

June 15-18, 2014
Mini-Reunion XXVIII, Sandwich, MA

Friday May 30, 2014
Executive Committee Meeting, 3:00 p.m., Helm

Friday May 30 - Sunday June 1, 2014

62nd Reunion Weekend on Campus

Friday, January 24, 2014

1 p.m. DC-area luncheon at the Washington Golf and Country Club. 
 

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Noon.  New York area luncheon at the New York Princeton Club.  

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

6 p.m. Reception with President Eisgruber, Mayflower Hotel, DC.
Followed by DC-area classmates dinner. 

Monday, November 18

Philadelphia area luncheon, at Merion Cricket Cricket Club, 325 Montgomery Avenue, Haverford. 

Monday, October 7, 2013

Noon-2 p.m.  Triangle Area '52 fall semester lunch, October 7, 12:00-2:00 PM, Parizade Restaurant (boardroom), Durham, NC.