Terrence W. Allen ’74
: Executive Vice President at RBS/ CitizensRobert M. Andreoli ’51
: Founder and Chairman of Victoria Creations.Robert F. Arrigan ‘51
: Judge of the Rhode Island Workers’ Compensation Court.Ernest P. Baptista, Jr. ’68
: President of Gencorp Insurance and Financial Services and chairman of La Salle Academy Board of Regents.William R. Bisson ’42
: President of Blackstone Valley Electric Company and Vice President of Eastern Utility Associates.Robert H. Boffa ’71
: Successful businessman and advocate for child welfare in the State of Alabama.
John P. Bourcier ’45
: Justice of the Rhode Island Supreme Court.Dr. Kathleen Bowling, MD:
Member of the Board of Trustees. Founder of a memorial fund in the name of her late husband, William C. Bowling, Sr. Supporter of the Bereavement “Good Grief” Ministry for La Salle students who have lost a parent.
Dennis Brennan ’67
: Successful local businessman and assistant soccer coach at La Salle.
Terry P. Byron ’57
: Successful business leader and standout athlete at La Salle.
Louis W. Cappelli 1912
: Lieutenant Governor of Rhode Island and Justice of the Rhode Island Supreme Court.
Rev. Msgr. William J. Carey ’36
: Rector of the Cathedral of SS Peter and Paul.
S. Robert Chiappinelli ’58
: Reporter for the Providence Journal.
Thomas J. Chisholm ’64
: Business leader and founder of Viecore, Inc.J. Clement Cicilline MS ’57:
Licensed clinical psychologist for over 50 years. Vocal advocate for the enhancement of health and human services in Rhode Island. Chair of the committee that established the first, federally funded comprehensive community mental health center in the state.
Stephen E. Cicilline ’59
: Successful lawyer and community leader.
Louis A. “Lou” Cimini ’39
: Devoted teacher in the Lasallian tradition and highly successful hockey coach at La Salle for 32 years. The stadium at La Salle is named for him.Edward J. Collins ’53
: Major in the Providence Police Department.
Philip J. Conley ’45
: Major General of the United States Air Force. Fighter pilot and commander of the first space shuttle landing.
Kevin C. Conroy ’78:
Award-winning media and technology innovator.
Successful businessman and entrepreneur. Outstanding lacrosse player at La Salle Academy.
Leo M. Cooney, Jr. ’61
: Professor of Geriatric Medicine at the Yale University School of Medicine and developer of the Resource Utilization Groups.
Brother A. Jerome Corrigan, FSC: Devoted teacher and administrator in the Lasallian tradition. Was Principal and then the first President of La Salle Academy, overseeing the change to a coeducational school, implementing the PEGASUS 7/8 program, and adding computer labs to the school and multimedia resources and technology to the library.
Kathleen A. “Kay” Corry ‘73H
: Devoted executive secretary at La Salle Academy for 43 years. First continuously employed woman at La Salle Academy and an honorary graduate.
Rev. Msgr. John F. Cox ’28: Vicar General, Professor of Philosophy at Our Lady of Providence Seminary and pastor of St. Peter Church in Warwick, RI.
John P. “Jack” Cronin, AFSC
: Devoted teacher in the Lasallian tradition and legendary coach of football, baseball and hockey at La Salle for 45 years. The athletic fields at La Salle are named for him. A painting of him hangs in the McLaughlin Athletic Center.
Vincent A. Cullen, Jr. ’51: Athletic director and basketball coach at the Community College of Rhode Island.
John J. Cummings ’40
: CEO of Fleet Financial. Appointed a Knight Commander in the order of St. Gregory by Pope Paul VI. Founding chairman of La Salle Academy’s Advisory Board.
Rev. John F. Cunningham, OP ’45: President of Providence College.
Peter A. Curtin ’42: Devoted teacher in the Lasallian tradition and legendary track coach at La Salle Academy. The indoor track in the McLaughlin Athletic Center is dedicated to him.
Rev. Angelo D’Agostino, SJ ’43: Captain in the United Sates Air Force, Chief of Urology at Bolling Air Force Base. Founder of the Center for Psychiatry and Religion in Washington, D.C. Founder of Nyumbani (Swahili for “home”) a place that provides the best nutritional, medical, psycho-social and spiritual care to children afflicted with HIV/AIDs in Kenya, which has become a model for the whole continent of Africa.
Francis J. Darigan, Jr., ’60: Associate Justice of the Superior Court of Rhode Island.
Benedetto Defelice ’43: Distinguished career agent at the Central Intelligence Agency.
James F. Deffley ’44: Devoted teacher, role model and very successful football coach at East Providence High School.
Joseph P. Delaney ’35
: Outstanding athlete at La Salle, educational leader in the Providence School System.
Rev. John F. Denning, CSC ’77: President of Stonehill College.
William V. Devine ’58: RI State Trooper and later Chief of Police of Town of North Providence.
Leo F. DiMaio Jr. ’47: Director of Special Programs for Talent Development at the University of Rhode Island.
Paul F. Donovan ’46: Devoted teacher and coach at Hope High School.
Francis E. “Duke” Ducharme ’57: Successful local businessman and owner of E. Turgeon Construction Company.
Camille L. “Red” Durand ’35: Successful athlete at La Salle and the College of the Holy Cross.
John “Duffy” Dwyer ’76: Devoted alumnus and beloved member of the Class of 1976 whose values according to his classmates: “embod[y] the traditions of La Salle Academy.”
Raymond T. Dwyer ’42: Dedicated teacher and successful track coach at several Rhode Island high schools. Track coach at Rhode Island College.
Thomas Farrelly ’16: Native of Ireland and Director of Customs for 25 years in New York City.
John E. Fogarty ’30
Brother Flavian, FSC: Devoted teacher and “Subdirector” (Vice Principal) of La Salle Academy. Forced to flee his native Brittany, France, for the United States due to repressive measures enacted by the French Government in 1904. Began teaching at La Salle Academy in 1923 and taught until his death in 1949. In dedicating the 1949 yearbook to him, the Class of 1949 wrote: “In him we found embodied all the richest qualities which typify the Christian Brother.”
: United States Congressman, champion of health care and research legislation. The New York Times upon his death wrote: “No one in the history of this country has done more to promote more and better health services, more and better health facilities and more and better health research than Representative Fogarty.”
Roger A. Francoeur ’53
: IRS agent for thirty years and Professor of Taxation at Bryant College.
Fred M. Gabrielle, Jr. ’51
: Accomplished pediatrician, CEO of Saint Joseph’s Hospital in Connecticut, United States Army Doctor, Chief of Staff of the St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center.
Rev. David F. Gaffney ’77: Dedicated priest and teacher. Spiritual director at the Pontifical North American College, Rome.
Edward P. Gallogly ’36
: Son of Irish immigrants who rose to become Lieutenant Governor of Rhode Island, U.S. Attorney for Rhode Island, and Chief Judge of the Rhode Island Family Court. A plaque dedicated to him hangs in the chapel in La Salle’s Campus Ministry Center. Brother of Lawrence P. Gallogly ’40.
Lawrence P. Gallogly, AFSC ’40: Son of Irish immigrants who rose to become a dedicated alumnus of La Salle Academy. A role model of generosity and selfless service to others. Brother of Edward P. Gallogly ’36.
Mark T. Gallogly ’75: Founder and manager of the investment firm Centerbridge Partners. Advisor to President Barack Obama on economic issues. Son of Edward Gallogly ’36.
J. Joseph Garrahy ’48
William F. Garrahan ’46: Successful orthopedic surgeon. President of Kent County Hospital Medical Staff, the Kent County Medical Society, and the Rhode Island Orthopedic Society.
: Distinguished Catholic gentleman, devoted public servant and Governor of the State of Rhode Island.
Brother Thomas Gerrow, FSC: Eight-year president of La Salle. Organized the buyout of La Salle from the Diocesan benefit pension plan to an independent contribution plan. Coordinated the purchase of the school property from the Diocese. Started the De La Salle Middle School.