Alumnae Newsletter
0ctober 2015

Celebrate Our 60th Anniversary
Be part of history! An Omaha treasure for 60 years, Mercy High School students, faculty, staff and administration cordially invite you to Mass and a celebration marking the school's 60th anniversary.

When: Monday, November 2, 2015
Where: 8:30 a.m. Mass, Holy Cross Catholic Church
             9:30 am Celebration, Mercy High School Franey Hall
Participants are invited to attend Mass and then process to Mercy from church. A reception will be held followed by tours of Mercy. Please RSVP by Wednesday, October 28 to Kristen Martin Beck '05 at or 402.553.9424.

Memorial Mass 
In the spirit of the feast of All Saints Day, you are invited to join the Mercy High School community in honoring all those who have gone before us at Mercy's Memorial Mass on Saturday, November 7 at 4:00 p.m. in Our Lady of Mercy Chapel.  The Memorial Wall will be available for viewing the names of those who have been memorialized at Mercy through September 30, 2015.

Please RSVP by October 30 to Kristen Martin Beck '05 at or 402.553.9424.

News About You
We are collecting alumnae updates for the next Mercian issue. Please send us anything new that is happening in your life for the winter edition. We would love pictures and stories to share! Send all updates to the alumnae relations director, Kristen Martin Beck '05 at 
FIESTA 2016 

Mark your calendars to celebrate FIESTA on Saturday, February 20, 2016 at the Embassy Suites in LaVista! This year's theme is Mercy: A League of Their Own. We have started accepting donations of baskets, bottles of wine, silent and live auction gifts. Let us know if you want to donate an item, buy a raffle ticket or reserve a seat!  

For more information, contact Kristen Martin Beck '05 at or 402.553.9424. 

Alumnae Choir

The Alumnae Choir is looking for new members!  All voices are welcome.

For more information, please contact Yvonne Buresh Kros '61 at vonnieed@cox.netor (402) 553-6538 or Patti Draney Hayden '78 at 


Prayer Circle 
The next prayer circle on November 14 . We will offer up special intentions of those in need and pray the scriptural Rosary. Coffee and conversation will follow the rosary.

If you would like us to pray for a special intention, please contact Naomi Chambers at or 402.553.9424.

Save the Date
Alumnae Appreciation Night
No, No, Nanette
Thursday, October 22 at 7 p.m.
Reservations are required. Please email Kristen Martin Beck '05 at or 402.553.9424. 
**Limited seating available**
60th Anniversary Celebration
Monday, November 2
Mass at 8:30 a.m. - Holy Cross Church
Reception at 9:30 a.m. - Mercy High School
Please RSVP by October 28 to Kristen Martin Beck '05 at or 402.553.9424.

Memorial Mass
Saturday, November 7 at 4 p.m.
Our Lady of Mercy Chapel 
Please RSVP to Kristen Martin Beck '05 at or 402.553.9424. 

Prayer Circle
Saturday, November 14 at 9:15 a.m.
Our Lady of Mercy Chapel.
Please RSVP to Naomi Chambers at or 402.553.9424. 

Saturday, February 20, 2016
Embassy Suites La Vista

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