Class Notes


Charles Aiesi '83, Huntington Beach, Calif., has been promoted to senior manager of sales and marketing for Honda financial services in Torrance, Calif. Charles has been involved in the automobile financing business since graduating from Saint Joseph's, and has completed his 10th year with Honda.

Gioia Scoppa '85, Punta Gorda, Fla., reports that she is teaching in the LPN program at Charlotte Technical Center in Port Charlotte, Fla.

Cmdr. Maureen Lancaster Pennington '86, Yucca Valley, Calif., was awarded the Bronze Star in April 2007, in part for improving the supply tracking system for Charlie Surgical Company in Iraq.

Lt. Colonel Konstantine Zoganas '87 of Scotch Plains, N.J., received the Bronze Star and was promoted to Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Marine Corps on Oct. 21. Konstantine is employed at ESP Incorporated.

Laurie Garcia Murphy '88, Stuart, Fla., co-authored "In the Best Interest of the Child, A Manual for Divorcing Parents," which Hohm Press released on Sept. 1. Laurie has earned her doctorate in psychology.

Mary Alma Pineau Fulmer '88, Arlington, Mass., is proud to announce that her first grandchild has begun her education to become a nurse.


Lyn Barriere Stevens '90, Camillus, N.Y., is currently the president of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care (ANAC). Lyn is the associate director of the office of the medical director in the New York state health department's AIDS institute.

Stefanie Bailey '91, Portland, Maine, graduated last November from the University of New England with a master's degree in nursing anesthesia. Stefanie works at Mercy Hospital in Portland.

Greg Thomas '94, Middleborough, Mass., was promoted to lead the Avon Middle-High School alternative program for students with behavioral and emotional issues in Avon, Mass. (See also Wedding Announcements.)

Angela Davis-Unger '98

Angela Davis-Unger ’98 is now a doctor of psychology, pictured here with her advisor, Dr. Stephanie Carlson.

Angela Davis-Unger '98, Seattle, Wash., completed her doctorate in developmental psychology at the University of Washington in May 2007. Angela is employed as a research scientist at the Office of Educational Assessment at the University of Washington.

Sr. Callista Roy '99 honorary doctorate, Chestnut Hill, Mass., was honored as a living legend for her significant and lasting contributions to the field of nursing at the American Academy of Nursing Conference in Washington, D.C., on Nov. 10, 2007.


Chris Getoor '01, Nantucket, Mass., has received the "Excellence in Environmental Education" award from the Massachusetts Executive Office of Environmental Affairs. Chris is currently a fifth-grade teacher at the Nantucket New School in Nantucket, Mass.

Maureen Bertrand '03, Northfield, Vt., has been appointed administrator of the Woodridge Nursing Home at Central Vermont Medical Center.

Mariya Barankevich '07, Windham, Maine, recently worked through her church, the First Russian Baptist Church of Gorham, and with SJC professor Dr. Karen Lemke and her education students, to raise money to buy Christmas gifts for orphans in Belarus. Mariya has raised money and traveled to Belarus with family and church members since 2004.

Joseph Marcello '07 of Hattiesburg, Miss., has been named the director of imaging services at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg. Joseph is a member of the American Healthcare and Radiology Administration, the American Registry of Radiological Technologies, and the American Society of Radiological Technologists.

Wedding Bells

Kimberly Call wedding

Kimberly Call '94 and Brian Nielsen

Kimberly Call '94, Naples, Maine, married Brian Nielsen on Aug. 11, 2007, at the Casco Village Church. Kimberly teaches second grade at Stevens Brook Elementary in Bridgton, Maine. The couple resides in Standish.

Greg Thomas wedding

Greg Thomas '94 and Jen Brown

Greg Thomas '94, Middleborough, Mass., married Jen Brown on March 3 at the Sacred Heart Church in Middleborough with a reception at the John Carver Inn in Plymouth, Mass. Bryan Foley '94 was in attendance.

Michael Sawyer '97, of Scarborough, Maine, married Kimberly Duffey on Sept. 1, 2007, at St. Joseph's Church in Portland, Maine. Michael is employed by the town of Scarborough.

Marcie Rines wedding

Marcie Rines '02 and Ryan Coffin dance on their happy day.

Marcie Rines '02, Orrington, Maine, married Ryan Coffin on June 30, 2007, at the Highland Avenue United Methodist Church in Gardiner, Maine. Marcie's bridesmaids included Michelle Charest '02 and Judy Harris '02. Marcie is a second-grade teacher at Bradford Elementary School in Bradford, Maine.

Lindsey Hirsch '03, South Dennis, Mass., married Ross Bryant on Nov. 3, 2007, at the Cape Cod Covenant Church in Brewster, Mass. Audrey Langlais '03 attended the ceremony. Lindsey is a seventh-grade math teacher at Mattacheese Middle School in the Dennis-Yarmouth Regional School District.

Carolyn Nelligan '03, Bangor, Maine, married Nick Riccardi on Oct. 13, 2007, in Chester, Vt. In attendance were Sara Liaci Bullock '00, Tara Blakely '03, Jenna Nappi '03, Nicholas Mirabello '03, Jessica Googins '03, Travis Seaver '03, Jennifer Seavor '01, and Rebecca D'Amour '04. Carolyn works in radio advertising.

New Additions

Daniel Doherty III '91 and Kelly Boucher Doherty '92, Barrington, N.H., happily announce the arrival of daughter Erinn Faith on Aug. 30, 2007. She joins the couple's other children, 4-year-old sister Aislinn and 2-year-old brother Danny.

LCDR Scott Rossi '92 and wife Rachel, Leesburg, Va., announce the birth of their son, Nicholas Scott, on Oct. 25, 2007. Scott is stationed at the Navy district office in Washington, D.C., where he is director of facilities for Navy medicine in the national capital area.

Kelly Hart Hadlock '94 and husband Casey, Littleton, N.H., welcomed the birth of Addison Kate on July 18, 2007. She joins older siblings Regan, Laney, Cole and Grady.

Ben Mallett

Ben Mallet

Marc Mallett '94 and Elizabeth Egan Mallett '94, Pembroke, Mass., are pleased to announce the birth of Benjamin Jay, on Nov. 12, 2007. He was welcomed by brother Jack and sister Molly. Marc is employed at The Rowan Group in Boston.

Beth Cannizzaro Vigilante '95 and husband Chris Vigilante, Charlestown, Mass., along with son Nicholas, welcomed daughter Payton Mae on Sept. 1, 2006. Beth is currently a payroll accountant at MIT.

David Pfeiffer '96 and Linda Hempstead Pfeiffer '95, of New London, Conn., announce the birth of son Darius Lawrence, on Aug. 28, 2007.

Dr. Tonya Tutlis Carlton '96 and husband Geoff, Lee, N.H., announce the birth of son Chase Steven, on June 2, 2007. Chase was also welcomed into the family by his older brother Trey.

Dr. Su-Anne Stimpson Hammond '97 and husband Andy, Windham, Maine, welcomed son Lukas Warren Hammond on May 31, 2007. Luke joins siblings 8-year-old Jakob, 6-year-old Alexandra and 3-year-old Morgan.

Kerin McCauley Sarazen '98 and husband Mark, Melrose, Mass., welcomed their daughter, Katy Sue, on May 29, 2007.

Jane Stack Cirone '99 and husband Brian, Standish, Maine, announce the birth of their son, Riley Arthur, on Aug. 26, 2007. Jane is employed at Gorham Savings Bank.

Kristi Skilling Fecteau '99 and Jeff Fecteau '98, along with son Zach, Gray, Maine, welcomed Madilyn Juliette on Oct. 5, 2007.

Michael Fortier '98 and Rebecca Forand Fortier '99, along with son Aiden, Gray Maine, welcomed their newest addition, Abigail Michelle, on July 26, 2007.

Koda and Tristen Allen

Tristen Allen with older brother Koda.

Jennifer Boynton Allen '00 and husband Travis, Orono, Maine, welcomed their second son, Tristen Rain, on July 13, 2007. Tristen joins big brother Koda.

Jennifer Kenney '00 and Jonathan Storey, Nashville, Tenn., announce the birth of their son, James Edward Storey, on Jan. 17.

Jennifer DiMarco '01, Augusta, Maine, welcomed son Oliver Asperino on Sept. 8, 2007. Oliver Asperino joins big sister Isabella and big brother Elliott.

Jennifer Buzzell Jalbert '01, North Waterboro, Maine, is pleased to announce, belatedly, the birth of her daughter, Abigail Rei Jalbert, on March 30, 2005.

Harriette Wiskemann '07, Carlisle, Pa., happily announces the birth of granddaughter Erin Thomas, on March 17, 2007. Harriette is working on her doctoral degree in health care management at Northcentral University, Prescott Valley, Ariz.

Bill Gordon, admissions counselor in Graduate & Professional Studies, and Minh Ly Gordon, announce the birth of daughter Hannah Ly on Feb. 11. The Gordons live in Gray, Maine.

Condolences & Prayers

The College community offers sympathy to:

The family of Mary Cruise '40, Portland, Maine, who passed on Jan. 20. Alumni in Mary's family include nieces Patricia Clifford '70, Atlanta, Ga., and Katherine O'Donnell Lacey '81, Stoneham, Mass., and nephew Erik Sawyer '99, Waban, Mass.

The family of Rosemary T. Riley '49, Bangor, Maine, who passed on Oct. 19, 2007. Rosemary also received an honorary doctorate from Saint Joseph's College in 2001.

The family of Mother Marie Majella Gaudreau '51 of Steubenville, Ohio, who passed on Oct. 22, 2007.

The family of Marie Kersey Colby '53, Pierrepont Manor, N.Y., on her passing on Oct. 21, 2007.

Dorothy Kilmartin '58, Portland, Maine, on the passing of her brother, Joseph A. Kilmartin, in February 2006, her nephew, James S. Noel, in February 2007 and her aunt, Margaret Kilmartin, in May 2007.

Marie McCann '58, Freeport, Maine, on the passing of her mother, Helen Viola Mason on Jan. 5.

Ann Poulin Anctil '62, Brunswick, Maine, on the passing of her mother, Evelyn Poulin, on Dec. 11, 2007.

The family of Janet Sanford Kelliher '67, Yarmouth Port, Mass., who passed on Oct. 17, 2007.

Renée LeBrun '70, Portland, Maine, on the passing of her mother, Kathleen "Kay" LeBrun, on Jan. 25. Renée works in the Marketing & Public Relations department at the college.

The family of Catherine Groark '81, Cape Elizabeth, Maine, who passed on Oct. 20, 2007.

The family of Elizabeth Poyner '82, Palm Coast, Fla., who passed on Dec. 10, 2007.

The family of Aileen Gay '86, Parkville, Md., who passed on Oct. 12, 2007.

Beth Cannizzaro Vigilante '95, Charlestown, Mass., on the passing of her father, Joseph M. Cannizzaro, Sr., on Oct. 13, 2007.

Heath Allen '01, Portland, Maine, on the passing of his father, Caroll L. Allen on Nov. 6, his grandfather, Lionel E. Turner, on July 1, and his great uncle, Earlen Turner, in October 2007.

Eileen Armstrong '04, Fort Myers, Fla., on the passing of her grandmother, Drusilla Armstrong, on Dec. 18, 2007.

Sr. Marilyn Sunderman, RSM, Windham, Maine, and family on the passing of her mother, Dorothy Sunderman, on Nov. 7, 2007. Sr. Sunderman is an associate professor of theology at the college.

The family of Harold Alfond, Dexter, Maine, a friend and generous benefactor of the college, on his passing on Nov. 16, 2007.

Janet Waterhouse, Windham, Maine, on the passing of her mother, Marjorie Hansen, on Feb. 26. Janet is on staff in Graduate & Professional Studies at the college.

Anne Scanlon, Portland, Maine, a friend of the college, on the passing of her sister Catherine Scanlon, also a friend of the college, on Dec. 9, 2007.

The family of Tim Gimpel, Gray, Maine, friend of the college, on his passing on Nov. 20, 2007.

To Sr. Gemma Connelly, RSM '65, and the Sisters of Mercy family, on the passing of her sister, Sr. Mary Michael Connelly, on Oct. 25, 2007.