1985

Damien Palermo ’85 retired from the Mountain View Police Department as a Reserve Sergeant with over 33 years of service. He continues to work as an engineering section manager at Raytheon Applied Signal Technology in Sunnyvale. He lives in Mountain View with his wife Cindy, where they lived for 23 years and raised three children […]

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1985

Karen Raggio-Ferriera ’85 was born in San Jose and graduated in 1980 from Live Oak High School in Morgan Hill, earning her bachelor’s degree in retail marketing from SCU. During school she supported herself, working first at Carousel in Morgan Hill, then later at Bullock’s in San Jose. Following her graduation, Karen forged a very successful career […]

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1985

Thomas H. Morrin M.A. ’85 was born on Sept. 9, 1943, to Thomas H. Morrin and Frances (Von Ahn) Morrin in San Francisco. Tom graduated in 1961 from Palo Alto High School and earned a B.S. in electrical engineering in 1965 from MIT, a master’s in electrical engineering in 1968 from Seattle University, a Ph.D. […]

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1985

Clinical psychologist Meg Van Deusen ’85 has written a new book, Stressed in the U.S.: 12 Tools to Tackle Anxiety, Loneliness, Tech-Addiction, and More. Van Deusen takes a look at the cultural phenomena and events that have occurred in the United States over the past two decades and makes sense of why Americans are experiencing […]

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1985

Joseph Alvarnas ’85 is a hematologist working at the City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center as the vice president of government affairs and senior medical director for employer strategy. He has also been promoted to clinical professor in the Department of Hematology/Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation. He recently completed two national research trials in the treatment of […]

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1985

Noel Cook J.D. ’85 has joined the firm of Hanson Bridgett LLP as a partner. He is a member of the firm’s intellectual property practice. He concentrates on trademark and copyright enforcement, litigation, counseling, prosecution, and licensing.

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1985

Patrick Donald Coleman MBA ’85 attended Bellarmine College Preparatory, UCLA, and SCU. He was a devoted husband to his wife, Ellen; a beloved father to his son Jeffrey and daughter-in-law Amanda, and the world’s GREATEST “Pee-Paw” to his grandchildren Annabelle and Charlotte. On Aug. 13, 2019, Patrick passed away at home after a courageous battle with […]

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1985

James “Jim” Allen Reeder, S.J., ’85 was born and raised in Sacramento. The son of Mary Jo (Hargon, Reeder) Kilker and Marcus Reeder, Jim was a lifelong learner, completing his bachelor’s in religious studies. As a young adult Jim became a Roman Catholic Jesuit, leading him to live in Madrid, where he worked as an […]

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1985

Born on Jan 27, 1946, Fr. Timothy J. Shepard ’85 was a Cleveland native, counselor, spiritual director, and librarian. He served in various locations, including the Detroit area and Cleveland area, and also served as a director of novices, rector, and alumni coordinator. A Jesuit for 52 years, he passed away on Jan. 25, 2019, […]

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1985

Vicki Metsers MBA ’85 was born in Siloam Springs, Arkansas, to Marcel and Nancy Van Poucke on Nov. 7, 1957. She graduated from Vanderbilt University with a bachelor’s in electrical engineering. She obtained her master’s at SCU and enjoyed a successful career at Hewlett Packard for nearly 40 years, having been a great colleague and […]

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1985

Susan Dondershine J.D. ’85 was born in Newark, New Jersey, to a poor but loving family. She graduated from Weequahic High School in 1959 and was married for 53 years. She earned a bachelor’s in English from Skidmore College and a master’s in English from City University of New York. She taught high school English in Michigan […]

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1985

Born in Pennsylvania on Sept. 19, 1959, to Betty and Jerry Sadosky, Terre Sadosky J.D. ’85 attended Skycrest Elementary School in Citrus Heights, California, followed by Mercy High School. She obtained her B.S. from UC Santa Barbara, followed by a law degree from SCU. She was a member of the California bar in private practice and […]

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1985

Born in Minnesota, Sue Potter M.A. ’85 grew up in Redondo Beach, California. She met Vern Potter while working in the aerospace industry, and they were married in 1961. His Cold War Army service in Germany was one of their defining experiences, where they made friends that endure to this day. They started their family […]

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1985

Jean Marie Adam Forti ’85 passed away peacefully on August 25, 2015, in her home surrounded by her family and pets. She filled her 52 years with love, laughter, adventure and care for others.  Jean was born in San Mateo, CA, on May 7, 1963, to Kay and Bob Adam. At the age of 6, […]

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1985

The world lost a beautiful, generous soul when Virginia "Geeg" Mirrione M.A. ’85 slipped peacefully into eternal rest on July 22, 2014. Born in San Jose, CA, on February 15, 1938, to the late Edna (nee Santos) and Vincent Mirrione, loving niece of Florence Morrison, sister to Vincent, Peter (Barbara), Charlie (Linda), Helen (Pete, deceased) Ostrander, and […]

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1985

Herbert Blake Jr. PhD ’85, June 1, 1942 – July 2, 2014. Born in Denver, raised in Fort Morgan, CO. Served as a naval officer in Vietnam. BS in international affairs U 0f CO, Boulder. MBA in decision sciences, CSUS. PhD in decision sciences, Santa Clara U. Professor in School of Business, Management Dept. CSUS. Survived by […]

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1985

Rudolph G. Kraft Jr. M.A. ’85 received his SCU degree in marriage, family and child counseling. The knowledge from attaining this degree assisted him as a family law attorney. He died August 10, 2011 in Walnut Creek, Calif. Born on August 4, 1929 in Philadelphia, Penn., he was raised in Longmeadow, Mass. by his late […]

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1985

Edna (Teddy) Marie Pescatore Renzullo M.A. ’85  passed away on June 8th, 2013 in Yuba City, Calif. Her love and caring for her students will be missed by all. Edna was born in Torrington, Conn. November 27, 1940. She attended Seaton Hall University in N.J. and later obtained a Masters of Education from Santa Clara University in […]

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1985

David J. Osborne J.D. ’85, June 3, 2013. Dave was in the middle of a jury trial. He was in the midst of defending a client against charges of child abuse. Dave was a public defender, appointed by the Court to defend the most despised in our society. He gave his life to and for […]

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1985

Thomas J. Bahr ’85, a resident of Mountain View, passed away on April 21, 2013, after a reoccurrence of brain cancer first diagnosed 25 years ago. Born on August 12, 1963, he leaves behind loving parents Alfred and Caroline Bahr and sister Anne Bahr-Katarincic. Before his illness he was active in a group devoted to […]

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