IN MEMORIAM: Karin Lavery Previti '90 died Jan. 14, 2003, from injuries received in a snowmobiling accident at her home in Glastonbury, Conn.
From Shelli Cook: Just wanted to say hello and that I hope everyone had a nice holiday. I have heard from a few folks and wanted to pass on their news. As for me, I am still living in Quantico, Va., where my husband is stationed on the Marine Corps Base and I cherish every moment with my 18-month-old son Colin.
Amy Perkins Gamache '94 welcomed their daughter Gracie on April 18, 2002. And as you can probably guess she is absolutely beautiful! Dylan and Amy are enjoying every moment of parenthood.
Lisa Knight and Giff Colburn were married on April 12. Tim Smith '92 was best man, and Kristy Woods Ouellette was matron of honor. Curt Edwards '94 was an usher, and Jose Ramirez '94 did a reading. Also in attendance were Adam Bernard '01, Brendan Bernard '03, and Lisa LeShane. Mother of the bride is Eva Knight '75. The ceremony was held at St. Patrick Parish in Pelham, N.H., and the reception was at the Bedford Village Inn in Bedford, N.H.
I heard from Susan Clark McLain, who wanted to pass along this information. "Hi everyone, I am married to Andy McLain, and have three children, ages 7, 4, and I just had #3 this past Sept 19. We live in Kennewick, Wash., and I am a stay-at-home mom. I would love to hear from my Kappa Gamma sisters, so please e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org."
From Sarah Edwards Vincent: "Hello! My husband Rick and I welcomed the birth of our daughter Hannah Katherine on Oct. 8, 2002. We are enjoying her immensely! We also recently relocated from Boulder, Colo., to the DC area. We are in the process of house hunting. We were very sad to leave Boulder but are excited to be back on the East Coast and closer to family and friends. I recently resigned from Sun Microsystems after 5 years to be a stay-at-home mom. My new email address is email@example.com."
From Fred Berren: "My wife Jody Vlodek Berren '98 and I are celebrating the birth of our son, Colby Edward, born on Nov. 12, 2002. Colby weighed 9 lbs, 1 oz and was 21.5 inches long! Mom, dad, and Colby are all happy and healthy! In preparation for Colby's birth, we sold our condo in Dover, N.H., and bought a house in Sanford, Maine, in August. We would like to say hello to all Alpha Pi Tau and Delta Phi Epsilon alumni. To all of our KSC friends with whom we have lost contact, our new e-mail address is firstname.lastname@example.org. We would love to hear from you! I'm happy to say that thanks to the World Wide Web, I have been back in touch with Sue Barassi Fogarty '93 for the past 8 months. Cheers!"
From Melissa Sawyer Bowler: Chris Bowler '96 and I and our three-year old son Nathaniel welcomed the birth of our daughter Gwendolyn in November 2002. Chris Lucier '93, Laurie Lacasse Lucier '94, and daughter Riley welcomed the birth of their second daughter, Maija, in February 2002.
Shawn Fitzpatrick '94 and Heather Glass Fitzpatrick '94 have been in their home in Manchester, N.H., for five years now. On Oct. 11 they celebrated their fifth wedding anniversary. Their son Gavin turned two on July 20, and his little brother Camden arrived on Aug. 18, 2002. Heather says, "As you can imagine, the two of them keep us very busy. Hello to all of our friends, we hope you are well. If anyone wants to contact us, my email address is email@example.com." Shawn is an independent representative for Reebok, and Heather works part-time as a resolution consultant at Oxford Health Plans in Hooksett, N.H.
From Kristen Narva Halasz: "I gave birth to a beautiful baby girl on July 15, 2002. Kayleigh Margaret Halasz weighed 9 lbs, 2 oz and was 21.5 inches long. My husband Adam and I love being parents. Kayleigh is a happy healthy baby who lights up any room! We are currently living in Worcester, Mass., and I am going back to teaching in February. I want to say hello to all my old friends...I'd love to hear from you. Does anyone really write after reading these? I would! So please drop me a line at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com."
Caren Steele Hyde is the proud mother of a beautiful baby girl, Cayla Jeanne Hyde, who was born on March 29, 2002. She is an adorable little girl who is the joy of her parents' lives. Caren is living in Maryland with her husband Trevor, and they are doing wonderfully!
Amy Passanisi Blaszka and husband Don Blaszka of Derry, N.H., welcomed their first child, Aana Patricia, on Jan. 16, 2002.
Christina McCaughey Roy of Stafford Springs, Conn., was married in July 2000 to David C. Roy.
Anne Marie Duggan was a bridesmaid. The bride and groom visited Hawaii on their honeymoon. Christina has been teaching in Vernon, Conn., for the past six years and still loves it. She hopes to hear from old friends in Kappa Gamma and Phi Kappa Theta. Her e-mail is firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sheila Fournier Littlefield of Pembroke, N.H., is married to Todd Littlefield and works in the early childhood profession as an infant/toddler teacher for Early Head Start.
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