CLASS Notes

WEDDINGS

Andrew ’13 and Katie Fryer, Brampton,
Ontario, Canada, June 18, 2016.

Joe and Nichelle Closson ’10 Oxley,
Independence, Missouri, Oct., 2016.

ANNIVERSARIES

Tom ’55 and Terry Moore ’56 Freeman
celebrated their 60th anniversary on
Aug. 25, 2016.

Warren ’46 and Helen Skinner ’46 Hinkle
celebrated their 70th anniversary on
Oct. 19, 2016.

Rolland ’56 and Alice Hughes
celebrated their 60th anniversary on
Dec. 29, 2016.

Lonnie ’67 and Carol Knittle ’67 Mair,
celebrated their 50th anniversary on
Dec. 18, 2016.

Joseph ’52 and Betty Wellington
celebrated their 60th anniversary on
June 3, 2016.

BIRTHS

Robert Bishop ’08 and Kendra Freeman ’10 Bishop,
Lansing, Michigan, Darius Hall,
born June 30, 2015.

Brady ’03 and Erin Bonnefin Cackler,
Independence, Missouri, Benjamin John Mark,
born Nov. 4, 2016.

Aaron and Jana Booth ’96 Coil,
Mankato, Kansas, Pierce,
born March 13, 2015.

Ryan ’96 and Donna Lindeen ’96 Harrington,
Cannon Falls, Minnesota, Devon,
born Oct. 3, 2014.

Brandon and Brooke Johnson ’04 Wright,
Clive, Iowa, Addison Nicole, born
Dec. 20, 2012, and Palmer Nicole,
born May 17, 2014.

Blake and Katie Lickteig ’09 Uhlenhake,
Shawnee, Kansas, Makenna, born
Aug. 5, 2015.

Dritan ’07 and Megan Fryer ’07 Zhuja,
Waukee, Iowa, Aurora Lucia, born May 13, 2014,
and Arian, born April 16, 2016.

IN MEMORIUM

Norman Bernauer ’49,
Kansas City, Missouri, Jan. 11, 2017.

Donald Bigby '83,
Miami, Oklahoma, June 13, 2015.

William Boger '76,
Buckeye, Arizona, March, 28, 2016.

Don Booz '48,
Grain Valley, Missouri, Dec. 12, 2016.

Eleanor Putnam ’58 Bruner,
Albuquerque, New Mexico, Nov. 30, 2016.

Barbara Berridge ’47 Bayless England,
Edmond, Oklahoma, Nov. 29, 2016.

Clarence Conoley ’48,
Overland Park, Kansas, Jan. 30, 2017.

Duane Constance ’48,
Stewartsville, Missouri, Nov. 12, 2016.

John Datschefski ’70,
Independence, Missouri, Oct. 20, 2016.

Dehryl (Tony) Dennis ’63,
Boise, Idaho, Jan. 8, 2016.

Jack Downey ’43,
Auburn, California, Dec. 19, 2016.

Marilyn Johnston ’47 Dutschmann,
Kilgore, Texas, Dec. 6, 2016.

Margaret (Pat) Gilbertson ’51 Dyer,
Irvine, California, Nov. 10, 2016.

William Heath, Faculty Emeritus,
Port Isabel, Texas, Dec. 8, 2016.

Reed Holmes ’37,
Pepperell, Maine, Nov. 13, 2016.

Garry Waldon Hunt ’58,
Klamath Falls, Oregon, Jan. 12, 2017.

David Leonard ’52,
Mountain View, California, Oct. 7, 2016.

Linda Marvell, Graceland Employee,
Independence, Missouri, Dec. 16, 2016.

Patricia Matlak ’59,
Arlington Heights, Illinois, Oct. 19, 2016.

Carol (Dean) McKay ’53 Spradlin McCready,
Osawatomie, Kansas, Oct. 25, 2016.

Mary Garrett ’55 Mitchell,
Westminster, California, Aug. 15, 2016.

Maxine Barrows ’49 Monroe,
Leon, Iowa, Dec. 23, 2016.


 

Sandra Youngs ’75 Naylor,
Lamoni, Iowa, April 10, 2016.

Eugene Painter ’59,
Bend, Oregon, Nov. 14, 2016.

Sarah Thatcher ’06,
Roeland Park, Kansas, Nov. 22, 2016.

Ruth Tilton ’49 Potter,
Independence, Missouri, Dec. 31, 2016.

Carl Rossman ’55,
Owosso, Michigan, Dec. 8, 2016.

Faye Martin ’36 Santavicca,
Marietta, Georgia, Dec. 2, 2016.

Richard Owen Self ’54,
Oviedo, Florida, Nov. 29, 2016.

Sarah Thatcher ’06,
Roeland Park, Kansas, Nov. 22, 2016.

Brenda Trumbley ’77,
Seminole, Florida, Sept. 28, 2016.

John Vertako ’77,
Blue Springs, Missouri, Feb. 1, 2017.

Gilbert Vitek ’55,
Lamoni, Iowa, July 2, 2016.

Earlene Allen ’50 Walters,
Deer Lodge, Montana, Sept. 14, 2013.

Jody Meek ’10 West,
Bethany, Missouri, Oct. 25, 2016.

Bill Williams ’40,
Spokane, Washington, Dec. 11, 2016.

Betty Lou Bullock ’53 Young,
Independence, Missouri, Jan. 15, 2017.

Casper “Cap” Winkler ’49,
Feb. 4, 2017.

Corrections to Previous Horizons:

Linda Wetzel ’74 of Dayton, Nevada was
incorrectly reported as deceased.

Edward Daly III ’00 of Loveland, Colorado was
incorrectly reported as deceased.


 

60's
Marcello Pagat Jr - Horizons Winter 2017 issue


Marelo Pagat Jr. ’64 recently published a book that he wrote and illustrated while at Graceland over 50 years ago. The book
is titled A Hawaiian Christmas.

Hawaiian Christmas - Horizons Winter 2017 issue

70's
 


Barbara Bayless Webster ’73 has co-authored a book called A Place for Me!: Empowering Wisdom to Create an Amazing Life.

A Place For Me - Horizons Winter 2017 issue

80's
Jana Zinser - Horizons Winter 2017 issue


Jana Zinser ’80 recently wrote a book titled, The Children’s Train; Escape on the Kindertransport.

Children's Train - Horizons Winter 2017 issue

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