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Happy Graduation!
Join us in our proud send-off to the Class of 2012. We wish the best to these amazing students as they start their exciting journeys around the country this fall.

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Vacation Vignette

Great sun, food, family and friends!
Also featured in the August 4th issue of The Independent

(Front row) Michaela Henne, Ryan Henne, David Cunningham, Kurt Wiedeman, Kathleen Wiedeman, Hannah Tutera, and Joseph Tutera (middle row) Joe Tutera, Joe Paris, Marian Tutera, Raleigh Lang, Aaron Lang, Anthony Mendolia, Cirese Mendolia, Lucille Tutera, Peaches Cunningham, John David Cunningham, Pauline Henne, Lindley Round, and Rose Hutchison (back row) Clara Paris, Dominic Tutera, Anthony Mendolia, Jr

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Congratulations Elizabeth and Benjamin!
Mr. and Mrs. John Angotti of Leawood and Mr. and Mrs. Duane Albert of Lee’s Summit are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Elizabeth Mary Albert, to Benjamin Dominic Westerhaus, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Peter Westerhaus of Chanhassen, Minnesota. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mrs. Mike Ferraro of Prairie Village and the late Mr. Ferraro and Mr. and Mrs. John Albert of Larned, Kansas.

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Congratulations Mr. and Mrs. Kaelke!
Kristin Eliza-Lee Kaelke and Matthew Roy Miller were married on April 21st at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Charlotte, North Carolina. The bride is the daughter of Donna Kaelke of Georgetown, Texas, and the late Dr. Kerry Kaelke. Her groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Miller of Warner Robins, Georgia. He is the grandson of Marie Malenky and the late Mr. Kurt Nestel and the late Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Miller.  On the evening prior, Mr. and Mrs.

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A Speech to Remember

254th Commencement 

Stephanie Foster, daughter of Mitzi and Mark Foster and a 2008 graduate of Bishop Miege, addressed the 254th commencement exercises at Columbia University in New York City on May 15th. Stephanie was co-chairman of the Senior Fund and presented Dean James Valentini with the largest class gift in the school’s history. She earned dual degrees in political science and art history and was a four year varsity letter recipient as a member of the Swim and Dive Team.

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