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12 live in Arizona
22 live in California
7 live in Colorado
1 lives in Delaware
13 live in Florida
2 live in Georgia
1 lives in Hawaii
2 live in Idaho
118 live in Illinois
14 live in Indiana
1 lives in Louisiana
1 lives in Maine
1 lives in Maryland
5 live in Massachusetts
4 live in Michigan
1 lives in Minnesota
2 live in Missouri
2 live in Nevada
2 live in New Jersey
4 live in New Mexico
4 live in New York
2 live in North Carolina
1 lives in Ohio
3 live in Pennsylvania
3 live in South Carolina
1 lives in South Dakota
2 live in Tennessee
2 live in Texas
2 live in Virginia
1 lives in Washington
1 lives in Wisconsin
1 lives in Australia
1 lives in France
1 lives in Mexico
402 location unknown
70 are deceased


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Percentage of Joined Classmates: 38.5%

A:   256   Joined
B:   409   Not Joined

Bowen High School
Class of 1968


Registration is now open for the 50th Reunion Main Event.  Click on 50th Reunion Registration link in the column to the left to register!  

(Please note that there are two payment options:  credit card and check.  Be sure to select only one.  If paying by check, please mail at the time of registration. Cancellations accepted through Aug. 1! Advance registration required!

Reunion to be held August 11, 2018 at the East Bank Club in Chicago, IL

Other activities for the weekend will be posted when more details become available.  These events will be free or pay at the event.


Important:  Read the instructions for First Time Visitors, start your profile, and edit your contact information

How to Contact Us:  Use the Bowen Class of 1968 Facebook page (  or email us by clicking "contact us" on the left column of this page!


Does anyone have an old Bowen letterman sweater with the wool Bowen HS patch on the back?  Please message Marc Edelstein.

Hotel, other events, etc.

MPORTANT: If you need a hotel for the reunion, 10-20 rooms are being blocked out at the Holiday Inn across from the East Bank Club. If you want to use another hotel, make arrangement soon as soon as possible** after September 1, 2017 because even though it's a year away, hotels get booked up fast. I personally work with Here are the details so far:

350 West Mart Center Drive, Chicago, IL. 60654
Contact: Samantha Fernandes
Direct: | Hotel: 312.836.5000 | Fax: 312.836.0007

Event: Bowen ’68 Reunion
Rates: $169.00 (Net rates) per room, per night, plus current occupancy tax at 17.4%.
The hotel has rooms with a king size bed and two double beds. They can block between 10-20 rooms per night. The room block is held until 30 days prior to the arrival date. At that time, rooms not used will be released for general sale. We will continue to accept reservations from guests after this date based on room & rate availability. No attrition or cancellation policy.


The following are being considered or planned:

A Saturday late morning tour of Bowen

Choice of one or all of the following:  casual dinner in Greektown, concert in Millenium Park, jazz at the East Bank Club, meet up at Holiday Inn rooftop bar for late night cocktails

Janice Gagerman has arranged with the White Sox to block out some seats at the Sunday game on August 12.  This will be open to classmates and their friends and families.

If anyone has any "hookups" for photographers, balloons, printing, materials for place settings, etc. please contact us!


Working on a trivia sheet. Any question with an answer would be appreciated. Such as, what was the room number of study hall? Thanks.  Please contact Carol Schultz Mora

It would be great if our site were filled with as many pictures as possible!  Please feel upload all the pictures you want to your profile page!  Also we would love it if you can scan and share any pictures you've saved of past reunions, proms, games, groups of friends hanging out back in the day and send them to  These will be posted in the general picture galleries on the site as well as any captions you want and your photo credit.  If you have any pictures of our classmates who have passed we will put them on their pages and everyone will get a notification!