Archive for 1956

Carolyn (Olson) Ullestad ’56 dies

| November 22, 2021 | 0 Comments

Carolyn (Olson) Ullestad passed away on Oct. 21, 2021. Carolyn sang in the Waldorf choir and was a homecoming attendant. After graduation she taught second grade for two years in Belmond. Carolyn worked at Radcliffe Community Schools for years as a teacher associate and later as an administrative assistant. Carolyn eventually worked as an Administrative […]

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Twyla (Koop) Hall ’56

| October 25, 2021 | 0 Comments

Twyla writes “I have resided in Bettendorf for 53 years.  I retired from American Express Financial in 2005 and from the Mends Wearhouse (part-time) in 2008.  My children are: Judy (David) Kahrik, Jeffrey (Karen) Hall and Lisa (Richard) Seifert.  I have 7 grandchildren (5 married) and 3 step-grandsons (2 married), 12 great grandchildren (ages 2 […]

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Dorothy Masteller ’56

| April 7, 2021 | 0 Comments

resides in St. Joseph, MO. Her email address is surveygeekdot@aol.com

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Jerry Bergeson ’56

| March 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Jerry Bergeson ’56 of Radcliffe died February 19, 2017.  Jerry is survived by his three children, Todd (Susan) Bergeson ’78, Tim (Anna) Bergeson ’81 and Cindy (Joe) Galli; seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; twin brother Jim (Helen Isakson ’57) Bergson and sister Rosemary (Bergeson) Hendrickson ’58.

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David Dahl ’56

| March 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

David Dahl ’56 died February 26, 2017, in Wisconsin after a valiant battle with brain cancer.

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Larry Schuler ’56

| January 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Larry Schuler ’56 of Mason City died December 30, 2016. Larry’s passion was teaching and visiting with former students. He spent his career as a math teacher at Nora Springs. Larry is survived by his wife of 58 years, Yvonne; two daughters, son, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

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Carol Jane (Bierstedt) Meyer ’56

| November 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

Carol Jane (Bierstedt) Meyer ’56 died November 15, 2016 in Algona.

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John Peterson ’56

| May 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

John Peterson ’56 is retired and living in Spokane, Wash. He said he enjoyed his time and classmates while attending Waldorf and that the growth and accomplishments of Waldorf is very commendable.

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Loren Berge ’56

| May 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

After graduating from Waldorf, Loren enlisted in the US Air Force and spent military time in Texas and Germany.  He married his wife, Barb, in 1961 and they have 5 children, 16 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.  They’re currently retired and spend some winters in southern Missouri, but otherwise live on the family farm in Osage.

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JoAnn (Hanna) Butcher ’56

| May 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

JoAnn (Hanna) Butcher ’56 died May 5, 2016 in Thousand Oaks, Calif.  Originally from Lake Mills, she resided in Thousand Oaks for over 50 years and is survived by her two children, 10 grandchildren and one great-grandson.

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