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Calvary to Commemorate All Saints and All Souls Days with Service and New Garden Dedication

Sunday, October 30th 2011 will be devoted to All Saints and All Souls at Calvary Cemetery. The annual All Souls Day service will take place at 2:30 p.m. in historic St.Henry’s Chapel, led by Father Lawrence Mierenfeld, followed by an All Saints celebration and dedication of the new Spirit of the Living Water garden. The […]

Ed Breen Shares Family Stories and Insights into Early Dayton Businesses

Blessed with two beautiful weekends in a row, Ed Breen led Calvary’s Fall Tour Groups with entertaining and enlightening stories about the lives and times of early 20th century Daytonians. He told the story of how John Ohmer and John Breen, inventors and manufacturers of the Taxi Meter, had originally planned to be passengers on […]

Celebrating the Lifetime of UD Hall of Famer Gene Westendorf

   A Dayton native, Gene Westendorf earned eight varsity letters in basketball, baseball and football during his time at UD from 1938 to 1941. He received three letters a piece from basketball and baseball and didn’t receive any letters in football until his junior and senior years. He was a very small athlete so was […]

Celebrating the Lifetime of UD Athletic Hall of Famer Harry Baujan

Head Coach Harry Baujan took the University of Dayton Flyer football team from a small program to a midwestern powerhouse. Piloting the Flyers from 1923 to 1946, Baujan’s teams logged a better than 65% winning record with 124 wins and 64 losses, with 18 winning seasons out of 21. Affectionately nick named “The Blond Beast”, […]