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Month: March 2018

In Memoriam ~ CDR Donald J. Wernimont ’50

CDR Donald J. Wernimont, USN (Ret.) ’50 Virginia Beach – CDR Donald J. Wernimont, USN (Ret.), 85, passed away March 27, 2018. Born May 15, 1932, on the family farm in Carroll County, IA, he was the son of the late Ben and Elizabeth (Kohorst) Wernimont. He married Phyllis Beckman on August 18, 1956 in […]

Athletics and Activities Update March 26th

Outstanding Ratings for the Choir, Orchestra and Band! Choir and Band Director: David Paulson Orchestra and Jazz Band Director Jeff Engholm On March 13, the Prep Concert Band and Orchestra traveled to Melrose to compete in the Minnesota State High School League instrumental large group competition. Both Band and Orchestra competed in category 1 where […]

In Memoriam ~ Gene Katzmarek ’47

Gene M. Katzmarek ’47 Gene M. Katzmarek, 88, of Bloomington, passed away peacefully, Tuesday, March 13, 2018.  Mass of Christian Burial will take place Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at 6 PM at St. Bonaventure Catholic Church (901 East 90th Street – Bloomington).  Family and friends are invited to gather prior to Mass from 4-6 PM.  Private Internment.  Gene was […]

Athletics and Activities Update March 19th

Congratulations Math Team on placing 1st! Coach Mary Rueter The Varsity Math Team traveled to South Saint Paul on Monday, March 12th to compete in the Beta class at the Minnesota State High School Mathematics League State Tournament. They qualified for the tournament by finishing first in the Central Gopher Division. At the tournament every […]

In Memoriam ~ Rita T. Berg ’04

Rita T. Berg ’04 St. Joseph, Minnesota – Rita age 31 of St. Joseph, passed away on March 8, 2018. Mass of Christian Burial will be at St. John’s Abbey Church, Collegeville, at 2:30 p.m. on Monday, March 19, 2018, with reception following. Visitation will be held one hour prior to services. Rita is survived […]

SJP Wins First Place in the Minnesota Mathematics League State Meet

SJP MATH TEAM EARNS FIRST PLACE! Saint John’s Prep is proud to announce the school’s math team has earned first in the state math team competition in St. Paul on March 12, 2018. The team is coached by math teacher Mary Rueter. The winning varsity team is made up of Upper School students. The team includes: […]

In Memoriam ~ George Sinner ’46

George Sinner ’46 George Albert Sinner, 89, of Fargo, passed away peacefully March 9, 2018, at Eventide Fargo after an abundant, joyful, and rewarding life. George “Bud” was a loving, smart, kind, funny, and sensitive man of deep, unwavering faith who was adored by so many, especially his family. He was immensely proud of his […]

Athletics and Activities Update March 12th

Pictured from left to right are: James Liu, Christine Xu, Ally Wang, Tina Chen, Henry Chen, Zander Haws, Toto Chen, Emily Huang, David Feng. Math Team Coach Mary Rueter The Math Team is competing in the Minnesota State High School Mathematics League State Tournament today. The nine competitors on the Prep team; are Henry Chen […]

Athletics and Activities Update March 5th

Girls’ Middle School Basketball Coach Mary Jo Leighton ’80, Pat Bechtold and Carrie Hoover The MS girls finished their season in Upsala on Monday, Feb. 26. While we were hoping for our first win, the cards didn’t play out that way. We started out a little sluggish which got us down by 10 and it […]