Class of 1977 45-Year Reunion


You're Invited – July 29-30, 20221977 yearbook


Schedule of Events


Don't miss the chance to reminisce after 45 years!

Main Events :
Friday, July 29, 2022 7-10 pm
Our Icebreaker is being held this year at Carmel in the beautiful newly opened Kathy A. Nemmers Welcome Center and courtyard.
Appetizers, Open Bar & Desserts along with Tours of the school to see so many new things!
No charge, but please pre-register at the link.
Saturday, July 30, 2022 6-10 pm
Class of 1977 45-Year Reunion
Doubletree by Hilton in Mundelein 
Full Dinner - Mediterranean style menu
4 hours of Open Bar
$75 per person- please pre-register at the link.

Please register by July 12 for $75 per person.
Starting July 13, the price will be $85 per person.

All registrations must be made by July 19, in order to correctly plan the hospitality.

Other independent weekend festivities:
Thursday, July 28, 2022 9 am –3 pm
Carmel Class of 1977 Golf Outing
Village Green, 2501 N Midlothian Road, Mundelein, IL
$50 per person, including carts
Golf Registration/Payment arranged and paid through Ron Lester by June 30
[email protected] or call Ron at 847-812-9571
Thursday, July 28, 2022 6 pm
Carmel Class of 1977 First Official Night Hang
Crossroads of Ivanhoe
20915 W. Park Ave Mundelein
To better understand how many may be able to attend this event please contact Phil Wintering, at [email protected] or call Phil at 440-725-8110



Double Tree Inn by Hilton, 510 East Route 83, Mundelein

Discount rate of $119 per night. Block of rooms reserved, please book before July 7.

 Depending on what days you will be staying you may need to adjust the dates.

Reserve at the link below or by calling the hotel directly at 847-949-5100 and mention code C77


Class Gift

Our Class of 1977 plans to give a gift of a bench (marked as the Class of 1977) in the new Rosary Walk around the perimeter of Carmel Catholic. Any funds collected above and beyond will be put towards future scholarships.
Donations accepted as part of the registration process, online, or by mail to Carmel Catholic High School, One Carmel Pkwy, Mundelein, IL 60060. Whether you are able to attend the reunion or not, please consider contributing to this fund. Your donation is tax deductible as provided by law: Federal Tax ID 36-3591887.


Class of 1977 Reunion Committee

Mary (Denecke) Behrens
Mike Belmont
Kate (Ring) Balasa
Phil Wintering
Joseph Cermak
Mary Thickpenny-Ring 
Mary (VonBruenchenhein) Thomas


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Carmel Catholic Class of 1977 45th Year Reunion

Please note: Due to the Covid pandemic, we will adhere to mandated regulations as of the date of the event. Masks may be recommended or required.