Friend of Hoban Award

Since 1981 the Friend of Hoban award has been presented on a biennial basis to members of the Hoban community. The award is bestowed upon those individuals who have shown exceptional service and loyalty to Hoban. Names of the honorees will be enshrined on the display plaques above the trophy cases in the Nolan Concourse outside the Barry Gymnasium.


Arthur Sunday


The recipient of the Friend of Hoban Award for 2019, Arthur Sunday, was honored at the 21st Alumni Awards Banquet, held at the Firestone Country Club on March 10. Read his biography.



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Year Friend of Hoban Award Recipients
2019 Arthur P. Sunday
2018 The Rev. Michael Ausperk Brother Philip Smith, CSC
2017 Dr. Kathleen Piker-King Brother James Spooner. CSC
2015 Barbara Green Margaret Medzie
George and Diane Sarkis
2013 Franklin and Delores Dietzler Brother Kenneth Haders, CSC
2011 Brother Paul Kelly, CSC Doris Wartko
2009 Sally Casenhiser Judy and Steve Bender
2007 Mary Anne Beiting Joseph J. Congeni, M.D.
2005 Brother Joseph LeBon, CSC Paul R. Marcinkoski
2003 Patsy and Antoinette DiMauro Charles J. McDermott
2001 Kathy Backer The Rev. Paul J. Rosing
1999 Richard and Sally Kayle Bill Aylward
1997 Brother Joseph Fox, CSC John and Jean Lanshe
1995 Brother Richard  J. Gilman, CSC Stephen Hammersmith
1993 Nicholas and Mary Rozumny Donald D. and Doris J. Schubert
1991 Ralph and Florence Bernard Richard J. Duffy
1989 Brother Edward Libbers, CSC Dick and Pat Rinella
1987 Howard and Sally Prease Howard and Gene Considine
1985 Brother Leonardo Bebetu, CSC Larry and Grace Fanelly
1983 Juanita Burnett Don Wartko
1981 Brother Richard Foley, CSC The Rev. Joseph Barry, CSC