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Margaret Kumpas DeRidder ’12

Margaret Kumpas DeRidder ’12 married Alex DeRidder ’13 on March 14.

Robert Pozarycki ’02

Robert Pozarycki ’02 has been promoted to editor-in-chief at The Queens Courier and The Courier-Sun.

Marion Staria Wittine ’65

Marion Staria Wittine ’65 has fond memories of St. Joseph’s College. Although she has lost contact with her classmates — especially from her chemistry classes — she still remembers them in her prayers. Most of Marion’s life was spent in Iowa, but she and her husband, Al, are now wintering in Sequim, Washington, and enjoying great weather.

Mary Butz ’69

Mary Butz ’69, a member of the St. Joseph’s College Board of Trustees, regrets to announce the death of her nephew, John Joseph Butz. John was son of alumna Justine Donohue Butz ’60.

Laura Ferentino ’09

Laura Ferentino ’09 is engaged to Mario Belluomo of Great Kills, Staten Island. The couple are planning an August wedding.

Jaime Leston Magi ’08

Jaime Leston Magi ’08 married Michael John Magi on Nov. 9 at Saints Simon and Jude Parish in Brooklyn. The Rev. Fred Marano officiated at the afternoon ceremony, which was followed by a reception at The Inn at New Hyde Park.