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'86Sheryl (Sachs) Brotman reports that her family recently moved back to the United States from Taiwan and that she and husband Joel are now living in Seattle with their three children, ages 7, 5, and 10 months. Mark D. Greenwald and wife Loreen are pleased to announce the birth of their first child on November 7, 2001, at 11:11 p.m. at Harrisburg Hospital. Their daughter, Bevin Leigh Greenwald, weighed 9 pounds, 2 ounces and was 21 inches long. Susan (Ward) Lindgren is in her fifth year as an assistant professor in the department of biological sciences at California State University, Sacramento, where she is up for early tenure and promotion. Susan writes: "Other updates in my life include my two children, Ruby, age 2, and Bonnie, age 5, and my husband Rob, with whom I just celebrated our 11th wedding anniversary this summer. Rob and I began dating the summer before my senior year at Muhlenberg (so he always says '11 plus five' when counting our anniversary.) Life is good." Tom Welham and wife Jackie announce the birth of their second child, Thomas Henry Welham (Tommy) born November 27, 2001. He joins big sister Elizabeth born May 25, 1999. The Welham family is living in Ayer, Mass., and, according to the proud papa, all are doing great.

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'87Michael Brooks writes in from his home in Bryn Mawr, Pa., to share the following update: "I have been practicing gastroenterology since completing my fellowship at the Medical College of Pennsylvania in 1991. I have been married for 11 years and have two great kids." Beth (Glass) Felsen reports that she and husband Daniel recently welcomed their third child, a son, Noah Reuben to the family. Born on July 25th, he joins sister Sara, 5, and brother Benjamin 2 1/2. The family lives in Burke, Va. Jonathan A. Keller, D.M.D., and his wife Marjorie are living in Emmaus, Pa., with their sons Nathaniel, 3 1/2, and Nicholas, 17 months. Joseph Loperfido and his wife Amy are living in Haddonfield, N.J. with their two children - Olivia Grace, age 5, and Mario Joseph, age 2. Joseph is director of marketing with Eagle Business Forms, Inc. in Cherry Hill. Gamile (Dadus) Nezaria and her husband Yehuda would like to announce the birth of their twins, Sareen Michelle and Ari Abraham, on July 13, 2001. Sareen and Ari were born in Smithtown, N.Y. They join their big brother Jeremy, who is 6 1/2 years old. The family resides on Long Island in Setauket, N.Y. On December 30, 2000, Fred Papera married Rosemarie Marucci at St. Pius X Church in Montville,Photo of Papera-Marucci wedding N.J., and the reception was held at Turnberry's in East Hanover, N.J. According to Fred, it was the day of the blizzard, yet 180 were able to make the reception. Fred and Rosemarie honeymooned in Steamboat Springs, Colo. Alumni in attendance were Michael Merlino and Hank Sniezek '94. Fred is the owner of Papera Construction Services and Rosemarie is a speech/ language pathologist. The couple resides in Lincoln Park, N.J. John F. Schumacher reports that he has spent the last 11 years working for IBM and currently is a second-line manager responsible for development of Internet and commerce software. He has been married to Tomi Magome for 8 years and they have two children, John Taylor, 3 1/2, and Emma, who at 10 months old, is already walking. They live in White Plains, N.Y.

'88Kathy (Mears) and Barry Grahn '89 proudly announce the August 29, 2001 birth of their son, Matthew Ryan. He joins brother Christopher, age 3 1/2. Matthew's godparents are fellow 'Berg alumni Stephanie (Franks) and Mike DelGrande '89. Kathy is currently on maternity leave from her part-time position in the sexual assault and child abuse unit of the Burlington County Prosecutor's Office. Barry received his MBA from Temple University in 1997 and has been employed since October 1998 by Lockheed Martin Corp. in Moorestown, N.J., as a financial analyst. They reside in Riverton, N.J. Jodi Meltzer Joskowitz is working at Credit Suisse First Boston on the High Yield Trading Desk. Her husband Scot, daughter Dylan, age 8, and son Corey, age 4, spend many weekends hanging out with their best friends, the Landsmans. Huey, his wife Lynn, their daughter Halle, age 7, and son Jordan, age 3 1/2, live in Nanuet, N.Y. Jodi and Scot also spend time at home in Parsippany, N.J. with neighbors Michael and Amy Brachfeld and their daughters, Emily, age 4, and Allison, age 1. Patti (Rohr) Murphy reports that she and husband Thomas recently welcomed a new addition to their family. She writes: "This past June my husband and I were blessed with a baby boy - Kevin Thomas. He is an extremely good baby that is loved by all." The family lives in Mahwah, N.J. Elizabeth "Lisa" (Nuernberger) Myers reports that her family recently relocated to Evanston, Ill., so that her husband Eric can begin his Ph.D. studies. She is working as the assistant director of student loans at Northwestern University. The couple has three daughters: Elizabeth, age 7, and twin four-year-olds, Anna Scott and Sarah. Donna Hodges Reinhard and her husband, Erik, announce the arrival of Theodore Soo Hodges Reinhard. "Theodore was born on February 17, 2001, in Korea, and placed into our loving arms on June 15, 2001." Theodore joins older brother Ian. The family lives in Allentown. The Morristown, N.J., law firm Riker, Danzig, Scherer, Hyland & Perretti LLP is pleased to announce that Laura Massaia Smith has returned to the firm as an associate. Laura, who practices in the firm's litigation group, returns to the firm after serving in the Civil Division of the United States Attorney's Office, where she handled affirmative and defensive matters on behalf of the U.S. government. On November 20, 2000, Amie (Feryo) Tobash and husband Michael welcomed their new daughter, Mikaela Gabriela, to the family. She joined big sister Alexia Victoria, age 5.

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