The Leo Alumni Association Annual $100.00 Raffle Is Back

TICKETS AVAILABLE BELOW. Back by popular demand. Only 300 Tickets will be sold. And even though we are only raffling off that same old thing, money, we are still getting a surprisingly good response. $10,000 is an amount which most people would notice, so make sure you have a chance. Tickets are only $100 and […]

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65th Annual Leo Alumni Spring Banquet

           Bill Farnan, Russ Ade, Don Hogan, Jim Farrell On Friday, September 25, the Leo Alumni Association will be holding their 65th Annual Spring Banquet. The banquet will again be held at the  beautiful Chateau Del Mar, Hickory Hills Country Club, located at 8301  West 95th Street, Hickory Hills, IL.  Ticket […]

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John M. “Jack” Hession – Class of 1955

The Alumni Association was recently notified of the passing on March 20, 2019, of John M. “Jack” Hession of the class of 1955. Jack grew up in the Little Flower Parish on Chicago’s southwest side, he was a first generation Irish immigrant who grew up a patriotic American. His post World War II childhood and […]

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A Bit of Recent History on the Leo Alumni Association Annual Raffle:

Some Leo High School Alumni traditions carry on each year without anyone noticing. Again last year, for the 2019 raffle, winners followed suit “ever so quietly” and shared their good fortune with those who could put the money to better use – the Leo students. Twin brothers Jim and Dennis Hallberg, both 1969 graduates, were […]

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1000 Wins as a Basketball Coach? It could happen this Wednesday at Tom O’Malley’s Last Regular Season Game As A Basketball Coach for St. Xavier University and Retirement Celebration

COME JOIN the SXU Celebration of Tom’s retirement and it could well be a celebration of his 1,000th win as a basketball coach as well Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at 5:00 P.M. at St. Xavier University, Shannon Center, 3700 W. 103rd Street, in Chicago Tom is currently at 999 wins and has with 1 more […]

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Participate in the Alumni Brick Sponsorship Program

Spearheaded by our own James Carollo, ’67, Leo’s Alumni Association in concert with Leo High School introduces an opportunity for alumni to memorialize their commitment to our school through the “Lion Brick Campaign” program. Please consider the details below, and click the link to download a copy of the form: Download Flyer Questions? James Carollo: […]

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Robert W. Foster, February 24, 1940 – November 26, 2019, Rest in Peace

It is with a heavy heart that the Alumni Association must inform Leo Alumni, Friends of Leo, and Relatives and Friends of Robert W. “Bob” Foster, of his passing on November 26th, 2019. Among his many achievements in life, for Leo Men, the following excerpts from his obituary, taken from the Robert W. Sheehy Funeral […]

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THERE ARE SEVERAL UPCOMING LEO CHOIR PERFORMANCES:

Treat Yourself and Support the World Renowned Leo High School Choir by Attending at Least One. Performance Dates, Times and Locations: December 3, 2019 – 5:30 pm – Leo Scholarship Benefit, Four Seasons Hotel Chicago. December 6, 2019 – 6:00 pm – “All Hearts Come Home for Christmas”, See Details Below, at the Kroc Center, […]

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Robert Hallberg, class of 1962

The Alumni Association was notified of the passing of an Alumnus who has touched the lives of many through his mentorship and coaching. Bob was an active Coach at Chicago State University, University of Illinois at Chicago and Saint Xavier University. As Coach he amassed over 1000 wins throughout an impressive coaching career that spanned […]

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Robert “Bob” Hallberg, long time basketball coach in memoriam

Robert ” Bob” Hallberg, well known member of the class of 1962, died on November 19th. For an interesting article about Bob, particularly centered on his contributions as a coach at Saint Xavier University please click here. You can also view his obituary here

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