Archive for 1971

Deborah “Debby” McMullen Winch ’71

| December 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

Deborah “Debby” McMullen Winch ’71 is retired and lives in Marshalltown.

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Randy Olson ’71

| September 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Randy Olson ’71 retired in November 2014 after 38 years working in the purchasing department for Ag. Chem. Equipment Co. in Jackson, Minn. He was previously on the Jackson Fire Department and Ambulance Service for 28 years and officiated high school football and basketball over 20 years. Randy now enjoys bowhunting, golfing, fishing and vacations.

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Lynnae (Eckhardt) Nicholson ’71

| May 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

Lynnae (Eckhardt) Nicholson ’71 and her husband, Ken, have been married for 43 years and live in Highlands Ranch, CO.  They have 2 children, 2 grandchildren and moved to the Denver area in 1996 are living in Minneapolis for 20 years where Lynnae taught preschool though the Robbinsdale School District for 10 years.  Lynnae retired […]

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Rev. Paul Birkedal ’71 update

| April 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

Rev. Paul Birkedal ’71 retired in March 2016 after 32 years of ministry, serving as pastor of congregations in Moorhead, Hull, rural Denver and Clermont, IA, and as Chaplain of nursing homes in Viroqua, WI, and Hickory, NC.  Paul’s last call was serving as Chaplain at Catawba Regional Hospice, Newton, NC.  He and his wife, […]

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Sue (Moen) Bubolz ’71 update

| April 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Sue (Moen) Bubolz ’71 is enjoying retirement after 28 years of teaching Elementary General Music. Sue sings in the St. James Lutheran adult choir and directs the children’s choir.  She enjoys spending time with her wonderful husband, Danford, and their 7 adorable grandkids near their home in Verona, WI.

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Cathy Wensinger ’71 update

| March 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Cathy Wensinger ’71 retired in July 2015 after 40 years and 4 months as the office manager of Faith Lutheran Church in Seguin, TX and is loving retirement!  Since 1982 Cathy has been keeping the official score book for the volleyball and girls and boys basketball teams at Seguin High School.  She also volunteers two […]

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Rev. John Fick ’71 update

| March 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

resides in Grand Forks, ND.  John writes “I am retired after serving as a Lutheran pastor for 41 years in North Dakota.  I have two children and three grandchildren”.  John can be reached a 

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Shirley Boyken ’71 update

| February 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Shirley and her husband, Duane, split their time between their home in Laporte MN and winter home in Mesa AZ.  You can reach Shirley at

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Tom Hoeg ’71 update

| February 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Tom Hoeg (attended ’69-’70) has been married to his wife, Beth, for 35 years.  They have 2 children, 4 grandchildren and reside in Litchfield, MN.  Tom retired in June 2013 having been a Phys. Ed/Health teacher and coach.

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Jim & Sonja (Fox) Chesnik ’71 update

| February 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Jim and Sonja currently reside in Ankeny, IA and can be reached at

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